107 pages tagged "research focus"

Working in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 18 Oct 2021 17:02
Container page of resources related to working in academia

Video resources: International HRM
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 17 Oct 2021 12:22
Regularly updated list of interesting video resources in the field of International HRM

Harzing.com blogposts by theme
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 7 Oct 2021 14:03
Structured overview of blogposts on the following themes: academic publishing, doing (international) research academic etiquette, using the Publish or Perish software, academic careers, gender in academia, research focus.

One size doesn't fit all: MNC knowledge sourcing in Bulgaria
Shasha Zhao - updated Tue 5 Oct 2021 14:47
Shasha introduces our paper about MNC knowledge sourcing in emerging economies and reflects on her time at Middlesex University

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Sep 2021 08:28
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

Experimental research and Nvivo
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Sep 2021 08:21
Reports on Luisa Pinto's Erasmus visit to Middlesex University with seminars on experimental research and Nvivo

Harzing.com blog 5 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Sep 2021 08:18
Celebrating my blog's fifth anniversary with a recap of the most read blogs

No room at the top?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 16 Sep 2021 15:56
Shows how women’s underrepresentation in international assignments undermines both their own career progression to top management and firms’ competitive advantage

Research Methods in IB – Trends and Future Agenda
Jelena Cerar - updated Fri 3 Sep 2021 13:47
Reports on an AIB 2021 conference panel on research methods in International Business

CYGNA: Social network analysis and managing large research teams
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:09
Reports on our 17th CYGNA meeting with presentations about social network analysis and managing large research teams

Experimental research in international management
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:08
New book chapter on how experimental research can advance language research in international management

Intercultural Survey Research: Challenges & Solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:08
A new online paper on the challenges of international and cross-cultural survey research

What if fully agree doesn't mean the same thing across cultures?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:07
Explains how response style difference between countries can distort cross-national comparisons

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:07
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

Challenges in International survey research: illustrations and solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 17 Aug 2021 08:07
Reviews my work on international mail surveys and response rates across countries

Managing expatriates' identity: subtle desire, big impact
Shea Fan - updated Tue 10 Aug 2021 14:27
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on ethnic identity and expatriation by one of my former PhD students Shea Fan

Intercultural Management in Practice: Expatriate identity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Aug 2021 14:11
Announces two new book chapter on expatriate identity with Shea Fan, Chenchen Li, and Linn Zhang

Compete or cooperate: does it depend on the language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Aug 2021 13:59
Shows how using the English language might prime competitive behaviour

Ambidexterity in MNC knowledge sourcing in emerging economies: a microfoundational perspective
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Aug 2021 13:58
Announcing my new paper with Middlesex colleagues Mariana Dodourova and Shasha Zhao

The rise of global inequality and multinational enterprises
Shasha Zhao - updated Sun 8 Aug 2021 13:58
The role of MNEs in global inequality and avenues for future research

Action Intent: Getting closer to leadership behavior in 22 countries
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Aug 2021 08:01
New book chapter on how "close-to-action" leadership scenarios can be used to study leadership across cultures

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Aug 2021 08:01
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

Untwisting tongues: Language research in International Management
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 29 Jul 2021 14:21
Reports on a panel session at the Academy of International Business in Copenhagen

Hello from the other side: Reflections on a decade at the editor’s desk
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 26 Jun 2021 13:30
Reports on David Collings' look behind the scenes of an editor's job in the Middlesex MLO seminar series

Do you really want to publish your literature review? Advice for PhD students
Tatiana Andreeva - updated Sat 19 Jun 2021 17:08
Why publishing your literature review as your first paper may not be a good idea

The four ailments of academic writing and how to cure them
Nico Pizzolato - updated Sun 30 May 2021 12:20
Some golden tips on how to improve your academic writing

"Let them not make me a stone”- Repositioning Entrepreneurship
Andrea Werner - updated Sat 29 May 2021 14:30
Sarah Dodd's thought-provoking seminar on repositioning entrepreneurship away from the 1%

What happens in the C-Suite after women break the glass ceiling?
Bianca Stumbitz - updated Wed 26 May 2021 06:44
Reports on Corinne Post's exciting seminar on the impact of women in top management teams

Language barriers in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 16 May 2021 17:02
Reviews my research on the role of language in MNCs between 2003 and 2013

How to manage multi-lingual teams?
Helene Tenzer - updated Sat 15 May 2021 09:42
Discusses Helene Tenzer's exciting research about the challenges of multi-lingual teamwork

Want to publish a literature review? Think of it as an empirical paper
Tatiana Andreeva - updated Fri 23 Apr 2021 07:50
What to consider if you want to publish a literature review paper

Cultures & Institutions: country-of-origin effects in MNC “ethnocentric” staffing practices
Katsuhiko Yoshikawa - updated Sun 18 Apr 2021 07:34
Introduces our new article in Organization Studies on reframing our perspectives on "ethnocentric" staffing

Turning ethnic similarity traps into social advantages
Shea Fan - updated Fri 2 Apr 2021 15:19
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the double-edged sword of ethnic similarity, similarity traps and similarity advantages

Alice Eagly: Gender stereotypes have changed but the changes are surprising
Bianca Stumbitz - updated Mon 29 Mar 2021 07:59
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Gender & Diversity cluster

Resources on doing a literature review
Tatiana Andreeva - updated Mon 29 Mar 2021 07:14
Reviews a list of resources that provide advice on doing a literature review

Not all international assignments are equal
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 5 Mar 2021 08:43
A new online paper on how different types of international assignments transfer different types of knowledge

Literature review: Key authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 3 Mar 2021 09:20
Publish or Perish tutorial

Literature review: Longitudinal
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 23 Feb 2021 18:15
Publish or Perish tutorial

EIBA panel: New Avenues for IB Research in the Digital Era
Dorota Piaskowska - updated Tue 23 Feb 2021 18:13
Report on a panel on IB & Technology on the EIBA conference at Leeds University in December 2019

R&D Internationalization to China: MNEs new favourite destination
Shasha Zhao - updated Tue 23 Feb 2021 17:38
Shows how foreign MNEs transform low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

Language in International Business: A review and agenda for future research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 31 Dec 2020 14:37
A new online paper reviewing 264 articles on language in IB

How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 31 Dec 2020 08:53
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

Celebrating CYGNA: Supporting women in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 11 Dec 2020 10:43
A history of CYGNA's development to celebrate its 5th year and international women's day

Language & HRD: Keynote at Taipei AHRD conference
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 25 Nov 2020 21:13
Reports on my week-long visit to Taiwan in 2013, the closest I ever came to being a VIP

Four seasons in one day? On the fluidity of identity in an era of global mobility
Ling Eleanor Zhang - updated Thu 19 Nov 2020 15:18
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on identity negotiation strategies by one of my former PhD students Linn Zhang

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 12 Nov 2020 15:14
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity for expatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 24 Oct 2020 07:21
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the double-edged sword of ethnic similarity

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Oct 2020 15:37
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

Middlesex University rising in the research rankings
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Oct 2020 15:36
Quick summary of MDX's strongly improved position in three international research rankings

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:16
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:15
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:15
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:14
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

"Publier or perir": English in French academia
Anne Laure Humbert - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:10
Guest post by Anne Laure Humbert on the role of English in French academia

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 19 Sep 2020 15:48
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

What makes an article highly cited?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 19 Sep 2020 15:08
Shows topic and author have a stronger influence on citations than journal outlet

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 12 Sep 2020 10:51
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

The bridging role of expatriates and inpatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:39
Illustrates how expatriates and inpatriates differ in terms of their roles in knowledge transfer to and from MNC headquarters

And then there were none: employee relations in marketising universities
Olga Kuznetsova - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:39
Introduces CYGNA member Olga Kuznetsova's article on employee relations in hybrid organisations using a Univeristy and College Union archive

EURAM 2017: Famous scholars in expatriate studies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:30
Reports on my presentations at the EURAM 2017 conference and a symposium on famous scholars in expatriate studies

Hablas vielleicht un peu la mia language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:28
Systematically reviews the impact of language differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:27
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:24
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:33
Introduces Shea Fan's work on ethnic identity confirmation in a Chinese host context

Country of origin matters for multinationals too
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:25
Reviews my research on country-of-origin effects on MNCs over the last 15 years

Out now: International HRM, 5th Edition
Sebastian Reiche - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 11:30
Introducing the 5th edition of my textbook International Human Resource Management

Mobility and gender matter in speed of promotion and development of career capital
Olga Ryazanova - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:49
Guest post by Olga Ryazanova about her AMLE article on mobility, gender and promotion

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:45
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

The benefits of being understood
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:23
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the role of ethnic identity confirmation in the relationship between expatriates and host country employees in China

Four waves of R&D internationalization: the South as a destination of R&D related FDI
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:23
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

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:23
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

Should we distance ourselves from the cultural distance concept?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:22
Argues IB research would do well to reconsider its fascination with distance measures

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:19
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Onto-Epistemology in Business and Management Research
Konstantinos Poulis - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:17
Why academics are (or should become) intellectuals, not technicians of research methods

Welcome to my blog!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:14
Introduction to Anne-Wil's blog

The golden triangle: standardization, localization or dominance?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:03
Illustrates the convergence to a world-wide best practice model for human resources

English as a Lingua Franca in Academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:00
Reports on my presentation at Manchester Metropolitan University

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:57
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Of bears, bumble-bees and spiders & who's in charge?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:56
Summarizes my research in the field of MNC staffing policies

Two new kids on the block: Crossref and Dimensions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:56
Compares publication and citation coverage in the Crossref and Dimensions with Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Scopus and Web of Science

Harzing.com blog 3 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:51
Celebrating my blog's third anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:46
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

New research monograph: Managing expatriates in China
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:45
Introducing my new research monograph with Linn Zhang and Shea Fan

Transfer of HR practices in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:40
Research by Barbara Myloni - my first PhD student - on local isomorphism versus internal consistency in multinationals

Why is learning the host country language important for expatriates?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:38
A new online paper on the impact of host country language learning on expatriate local relationships in China

CYGNA: Gender researchers meeting
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:35
Reports on our 20th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on work-life balance

Of Ostriches, Frogs, Birds and Lizards
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:26
New online paper with Chenchen Li and Linn Zhang on cultural identity negotation strategies

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:25
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

The importance of context in International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:25
A critical analysis of the use of cultural distance in international business

Why are there so few female Economics professors?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:19
Short summary of my article in Economisch Statistiche Berichten on gender bias and meritocray in academia

The many benefits of a shared language in multinationals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:18
Reports on a study outlining the relationship between shared language and knowledge flows

Work and Family Life of Academics
Bianca Stumbitz - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:17
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Gender & Diversity cluster

How social & behavioural science can support COVID-19 pandemic response
Valerio Capraro - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:24
Introduces a very timely paper on the role of social and behavioural research in the current crisis

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:20
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 14:49
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

MNC entry mode: it is not just about choice!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Aug 2020 13:47
Reviews my research on entry mode choice including some unpublished work on management of different entry modes

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Jul 2020 09:03
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Testing key IB typologies: Bartlett & Ghoshal and Gupta & Govindarajan
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Introduces my research on testing two of the most well-known typologies in International Business

Harzing.com blog 4 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Celebrating my blog's fourth anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Saturday night fever during a pandemic
Michela Vecchi - updated Fri 1 May 2020 15:59
Discusses research on the positive effects of dance on physical health, cognition and well-being

Own your place in the world by writing a book
Nico Pizzolato - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
A passionate plea to consider publishing a book at least once in your academic career

Global Supply Chain Responsibility: Traceability and the resource orchestration perspective
Andrea Werner - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Business Ethics, CSR and Governance Research Cluster

Let's get emotional: the use of films in teaching tourism
Hyung yu Park - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
Hyung highlights the key findings of her exciting work on using films and critical pedagogy in a tourism context

Gender bias and meritocracy: How to make career advancement in Economics more inclusive
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Part of a Dossier on Women in Economics published in Economisch Statistische Berichten