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  • Decoupling the link between economic growth, transport growth and carbon emissions in Scotland. 

    Gray, David; Anable, Jillian; Illingworth, Laura; Graham, Wendy (Scottish Government. http://www.gov.scot/resource/doc/935/0042647.pdf, 2006-08)
    GRAY, D., ANABLE, J., ILLINGWORTH, L. and GRAHAM, W., 2006. Decoupling the link between economic growth, transport growth and carbon emissions in Scotland. [online]. Edinburgh: Scottish Government. Available from: http://www.gov.scot/resource/doc/935/0042647.pdf [Accessed 30 July 2015].
    Unlike most other sectors of the economy, transport energy consumption and carbon emissions are increasing. The transport sector accounted for about 17% of Scotland’s 17.6 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions in 2003 ...
  • 'The Prayer Factory': spirituality at work, and the paradoxes of performativity, monoculturalism and dissent. 

    Tourish, Dennis; Tourish, Naheed (The Robert Gordon University. http://iws.rgu.ac.uk/files/D%2ETourish%2DJuly08.pdf, 2008-12)
    TOURISH, D. and TOURISH, N., 2008. ‘The Prayer Factory’: spirituality at work, and the paradoxes of performativity, monoculturalism and dissent. Aberdeen: The Robert Gordon University.
    Recent years have witnessed a significant growth of academic and practitioner interest in ‘spirituality’ within the workplace, and in particular in spirituality management and leadership development. This paper argues ...
  • An analysis of alcohol use and disorders amongst those detained in custody in Aberdeen. 

    Gibbons-Wood, David; Tait, Elizabeth; Copper, Katie (Robert Gordon University, 2009-10-31)
    GIBBONS-WOOD, D., TAIT, E. and MORRISON, K. 2009. An analysis of alcohol use and disorders amongst those detained in custody in Aberdeen. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    The relationship between alcohol and crime is highly topical and increasingly important to policy makers. The connection between alcohol consumption and crime has significant implications for the implementation of appropriate ...
  • Writing and publishing qualitative research: some basic advice for early career scholars. 

    Smith, Robert (Robert Gordon University, 2010-03)
    SMITH, R., 2010. Writing and publishing qualitative research: some basic advice for early career scholars. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    Qualitative writing is increasing within entrepreneurship research circles. However, writing up qualitative research for publication can be a daunting prospect particularly for early career researchers and PhD candidates ...
  • Maximising the impact of skills in the oil and gas industry: interim research report. [Interim report] 

    Gibbons-Wood, David; MacLeod, Iain; Tait, Elizabeth (RGU, 2010-06-01)
    GIBBONS-WOOD, D., MACLEOD, I. and TAIT, E. 2010. Maximising the impact of skills in the oil and gas industry: interim research report. [Interim report]. Aberdeen: RGU.
    This interim report provides an overview of the research phase of a project examining the way in which skills use can be maximised in the oil and gas industry. The research has been funded by the Scottish Funding Council ...
  • Reflections of career, perceptions of maternity leave: a pilot study using narrative analysis. 

    McDougall, Basia Halina (Robert Gordon University, 2010-11)
    MCDOUGALL, B., 2010. Reflections of career, perceptions of maternity leave: a pilot study using narrative analysis. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    Maternity leave is linked to role-conflict and gender discrimination in the workplace. Decisions on working life at this time are unavoidable; it is a natural time for self reflection. It is a time when work and career ...
  • Benevolent gang leaders, commercial escapees and sleepers: a conceptual framework for Scottish social enterprise leadership engaging with the ‘new society’. 

    Brown, Mary; Fulford, Heather; Grist, Abi; McDonald, Seonaidh (Robert Gordon University, 2011-01)
    BROWN, M. FULFORD, H., GRIST, A. and MCDONALD, S., 2011. Benevolent gang leaders, commercial escapees and sleepers: a conceptual framework for Scottish social enterprise leadership engaging with the ‘new society’. Aberdeen Business School Working Paper Series WP/1/11.
    This exploratory research study examines the experiences of a purposive sample of leaders of Social Enterprises (SEs) in Scotland to discover how leaders deal with the challenges of running this type of organisation at ...
  • Electric Mobility: Point of Departure. 10 March 2011. 

    Gray, David (North Sea Region Programme. http://eharbours.eu/wp-content/uploads/eharbours_POD_wp4_110412.pdf, 2011-03)
    GRAY, D., 2011. Electric Mobility: Point of Departure. 10 March 2011. [online] Viborg: North Sea Region Programme. Available from: http://eharbours.eu/uncategorized/point-of-departure-documents [Accessed 27 August 2015]
    The organisations cooperating in e‐harbours investigate the potential of electric transport (both on land and on water) for the harbour regions of North West Europe. Current types of electric vehicles still have a short ...
  • North-east culture & creative survey 2012. 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce. http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1625-culture-creative-survey-2012/, 2012)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. North-east culture & creative survey 2012. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    This report aims to highlight the importance of the cultural and creative industries to North-east Scotland. 2012 is the Year of Creative Scotland, reflecting the Scottish Government’s aspiration to make Scotland one of ...
  • North-east property survey 2012 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce. http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1603-agcc-property-survey/, 2012)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. North-east property survey 2012. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    Businesses are optimistic about the future, expecting to achieve their overall objectives and to see both turnover and profits increase. They see opportunity in their sector with over 40% stating that they plan to grow ...
  • Maximising the impact of skills in the oil and gas industry: report on evaluation of pilots. [Evaluation report] 

    Gibbons-Wood, David; MacLeod, Iain (RGU, 2012-05-01)
    GIBBONS-WOOD, D. and MACLEOD, I. 2012. Maximising the impact of skills in the oil and gas industry: report on evaluation of pilots. [Evaluation report]. Aberdeen: RGU
    This report is the final document detailing the evaluation of two pilot programmes carried out during 2011/12. These pilots were the culmination of a 30 month project run by Robert Gordon University and Aberdeen College. ...
  • Delivering practice based stories of small and medium enterprise. 

    Smith, Robert; Juwah, Charles (Chartered Management Institute http://www.managers.org.uk/sites/default/files/u54973/Management_Articles_of_the_Year_June_2012_0.pdf, 2012-06)
    SMITH, R. and JUWAH, C., 2012. Delivering practice based stories of small and medium enterprise. In: Management Articles of the Year. London: Chartered Management Institute. Pp. 29-34.
    Traditionally delivering academic input to members of the small and medium enterprise community can be problematic because the material is often considered too theoretical or is skewed towards delivery to post graduate or ...
  • Autonomous working in the oil and gas industry: research report. [Final report] 

    Gibbons-Wood, David; MacLeod, Iain (RGU, 2012-07-01)
    GIBBONS-WOOD, D. and MACLEOD, I. 2012. Autonomous working in the oil and gas industry: research report. [Final report]. Aberdeen: RGU.
    This report is the final report detailing the findings of a study of autonomous working in the oil and gas industry. This study is part of the final output of a 30 month project run by Robert Gordon University and Aberdeen ...
  • North-east food & drink sector survey 2011. 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1548-food-and-drink-survey/, 2012-08)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. North-east food & drink sector survey 2011. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    The aim of this survey is to highlight the importance of the food and drink industry as a commercial contributor to the overall Scottish economy. In 2009, the national partnership, Scotland Food and Drink, set renewed ...
  • Tourism network sector survey report 2011 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1549-agcc-tourism-survey/, 2012-08)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. Tourism network sector survey report 2011. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    Member’s needs are at the heart of the work of the Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce and, as a result, we have formed a range of sector-interest groups from within our membership of more than 1,200 organisations ...
  • North-east transport survey 2012 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1547-transport-survey-2012/, 2012-08)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. North-east transport survey 2012. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    The aim of this survey is to highlight the importance of transport and deliver a general overview of the services provided. Our conclusion is that transport providers in North-east Scotland are generally positive and ...
  • North-east finance survey 2012 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1568-finance-sector-survey-2012/, 2012-09)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2012. North-east finance survey 2012. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    Customer trust and confidence in the North-east’s finance sector appears to be recovering, but overall public perception of the sector is still negative according to this survey. Finance businesses continue to struggle ...
  • Is an independent Scottish electricity system good for renewable energy and Scotland?: The DREUD Report on implications of the UK Government’s decisions on new nuclear power and Electricity Market Reform for the prospects of renewable energy in Scotland. 

    Toke, David; Strachan, Peter; Cowell, Richard; Ellis, Geraint; Sherry-Brennan, Fionnguala (Robert Gordon University https://www.rgu.ac.uk/file/the-dreud-report, 2013)
    TOKE, D., STRACHAN, P., COWELL, R., ELLIS, G. and SHERRY-BRENNAN, F., 2013. Is an independent Scottish electricity system good for renewable energy and Scotland?: The DREUD Report on implications of the UK Government’s decisions on new nuclear power and Electricity Market Reform for the prospects of renewable energy in Scotland. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
  • North-east third sector survey 2012 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1629-third-sector-survey-2012/, 2013-01)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2013. North-east third sector survey 2012. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    The aim of this survey is to highlight the importance of the Third Sector and deliver a general overview of the services provided including social and health care, social enterprise and trading. Our conclusion is that ...
  • North-east renewable energy sector survey 2011 

    Atorough, Peter (Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce http://www.agcc.co.uk/find-information/doc_download/1627-north-east-renewable-energy-sector-survey/, 2013-01)
    ATOROUGH, P., 2013. North-east renewable energy sector survey 2011. Aberdeen: Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
    The aim of this survey is to discover how businesses view renewable energy in the region, as well as the potential role that this region can play in delivering the targets and objectives of both the UK and Scottish ...