All posts filed under “Work

Wake-up Call

The cats woke me this morning. Two pairs of paws thrust inwards under the door pulling it sharply against its frame. Two pairs of hind paws kicking relentlessly on its outerside. The effect was like a drumroll. Even the dog who is now deaf and… Read More

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Theory Soup Wins the Prize

I am delighted to report that Dr Karl Warner, Chef par Excellence, previously featured in my blog post “Theory Soup” has been awarded the Adam Smith Business School Prize for PhD Excellence. Thesis:¬†Networking Capability Development in New Venture Internationalisation: A Theory Building Approach I am… Read More

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Contingency Plan

“The writer has something to say – the academic is an apologist” I identified closely with many of the sentiments and observations in Chris Walsh’s recent article in the Times Higher Education (THE) promoting his work on cowardice. ¬†Academic work is constantly scrutinised for relevance,… Read More