42 blog postings January 2018 - December 2018

(*Starred titles refer to featured blog posts)

CYGNA: Internal versus External promotion
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Thu 11 Oct 2018 12:28
Reports on our 22nd CYGNA meeting with a presentation giving tips for internal and external promotion applications

R&D Internationalization to China: MNEs new favourite destination
Shasha Zhao - published Wed 10 Oct 2018 07:46
Shows how foreign MNEs’ transform low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

STI conference Leiden: metrics vs peer review
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 1 Oct 2018 12:30

Tips for promotion applications [4 of 4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 22 Sep 2018 07:20
Part 4 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Seven advantages of internal promotion [3 of 4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 15 Sep 2018 08:15
Part 3 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Seven reasons why external promotion is easier [2 of 4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 8 Sep 2018 08:05
Part 2 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

The Ethical Professor
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 4 Sep 2018 07:44
Provides a short introduction to a book on ethical dilemmas in academic careers

Internal versus external promotion [1 of 4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 1 Sep 2018 07:22
Part 1 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Four waves of R&D internationalization: the South as a destination of R&D related FDI
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 29 Aug 2018 18:38
Introducing Shasha Zhao's work on the transformation of foreign MNEs’ low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

63rd edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sun 29 Jul 2018 09:30
New version of the Journal Quality List with the June 2018 CNRS update

Middlesex University Summer 2018 writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Thu 26 Jul 2018 07:20
Reports on the Summer 2018 writing boot-camp I organised at Cumberland Lodge near Windsor and links to the slides used

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 24 Jul 2018 15:11
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

CYGNA: Resource collection for the summer holidays
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 25 Jun 2018 12:09
Collates resources for all CYGNA meetings beween mid 2014 and mid 2018

On academic life: collaborations and active engagement
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 19 Jun 2018 07:09
Discusses two of Martyna Sliwa's articles on the different rationalities underlying research collaborations and the need to get involved in managing and shaping the university organizations we work for

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sun 10 Jun 2018 09:10
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

CYGNA: Careers, mobility and belonging: foreign women academics in the UK
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 2 Jun 2018 11:49
Reports on our 15th CYGNA meeting with a special emphasis on the challenges for female foreign academics in the UK

How to write for US journals with non-US data
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 28 May 2018 07:19
Summarizes an editorial by Carol Kulik that explains how to position your research for an international reader

CYGNA: Women academics in Australia and France
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 21 May 2018 18:59
Reports on various CYGNA meetings with the theme of working in foreign countries

Building your academic brand through engagement with social media
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Fri 18 May 2018 09:10
Reports on my presentation at the Free University of Amsterdam

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 14 May 2018 12:58
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

CYGNA: Publishing in Management, Psychology and International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 9 May 2018 07:57
Reports on various CYGNA meeting with the general theme of publishing

*English as a Lingua Franca in Academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 7 May 2018 07:29
Reports on my presentation at Manchester Metropolitan University

WAIB Panel: Academic career strategies for women in the UK
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 1 May 2018 07:08
Reports on a WAIB Panel at the AIB-UKI meeting in Birmingham April 2018

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 23 Apr 2018 08:24
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

CYGNA: Social network analysis and managing large research teams
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 16 Apr 2018 17:31
Reports on our 17th CYGNA meeting with presentations about social network analysis and managing large research teams

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 10 Apr 2018 07:22
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

Elected as AIB Fellow
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Fri 6 Apr 2018 15:13
Announces the news of my election as AIB Fellow

62nd edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 3 Apr 2018 09:01
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2018 ABS update

CYGNA: Be nice AND get the corner office
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 2 Apr 2018 09:30
Reports on our 21st CYGNA meeting with an emphasis on negotiating your employment conditions

Publishing in Management Education Journals
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 28 Mar 2018 17:23
Report on a seminar by Jon Billsberry at Middlesex University on the 5th of March

Where to submit your paper? Compare journals by impact
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 20 Mar 2018 17:44
Shows how to use Publis or Perish to compare journals by impact

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 12 Mar 2018 08:33
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

CYGNA: Working effectively with support staff in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 6 Mar 2018 09:25
Reports on our 18th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on working with support staff and a discussion of boundaryless careers

*How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 26 Feb 2018 09:33
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

61st edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Fri 23 Feb 2018 10:53
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2017 CNRS update and the 2018 HCERES update

CYGNA: Gender researchers meeting
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Thu 22 Feb 2018 13:36
Reports on our 20th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on work-life balance

Useful resources when preparing for journal submission
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 13 Feb 2018 16:11
Presents some key resources to improve your chances of successful publication

CYGNA: Secondary data sources and research portfolios
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 7 Feb 2018 11:31
Reports on our 19th CYGNA meeting with presentations about working with secondary data sources and balancing your research portfolio

Take care of the little ants
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 29 Jan 2018 09:52
One of the most funny and sad stories about office politics I have ever read

Middlesex University Winter 2018 writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 24 Jan 2018 17:13
Reports on the Winter 2018 writing boot-camp I organised at Cumberland Lodge near Windsor and links to the slides used

How to ensure your paper achieves the impact it deserves?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 15 Jan 2018 08:41
Discusses the workflow I use to communicate a new paper

*New research monograph: Managing expatriates in China
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 2 Jan 2018 08:25
Introducing my new research monograph with Ling Zhang and Shea Fan