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Smartphones Adoption and Usage of 50+ Adults in the United Kingdom
(Science Impact Ltd, 2017-11-01)
Is it possible to change working practices so that workers are happier, more productive and absent less often? What are the effects of unemployment on wellbeing, and are happier people more likely to succeed in the labour ...
Work in the European Gig Economy : Research Results from the UK, Sweden, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Italy
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2017-11)
Experiencing uncertainty – on the potential of groups and a group analytic approach for making management education more critical.
This article points to the potential of methods derived from group analytic practice for making management education more critical. It draws on the experience of running a professional doctorate for more experienced managers ...
Association Between Experiencing Relational Bullying and Adolescent Health Related Quality of Life
BACKGROUND Bullying is a public health concern for the school-aged population, however, the health outcomes associated with the subtype of relational bullying are less understood. The purpose of this study was to examine ...
Adaptation and survival in small- and medium-sized firms
This article considers the causal connection between adaptability and survival in populations of small and medium-sized firms (SMEs). Some literatures have downplayed adaptability by focusing on statics and equilibria ...
Gender and unemployment. Analysis of Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Survey
(What Works Wellbeing Centre, 2017-10-31)
This research, based on the UK Household Longitudinal Survey – Understanding Society – looks ta the wellbeing impacts of unemployment on men and women, beyond loss of income.
Managing entrepreneurial tensions in franchise systems
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017-10-27)
The role of entrepreneurship in franchise systems has been a complex issue. This Chapter aims to provide a better understanding on this issue by focusing on the entrepreneurial tensions that exist in franchise systems and ...
Ralph Stacey: Taking experience seriously
(Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2017-10-21)
Ralph Stacey is one of the pioneers in taking up insights from the complexity sciences in organizational theory. Trained in South Africa and the London School of Economics as a macroeconomist, and latterly as a group ...