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Finishing the "unfinished" story.
Discussion threads published beneath articles on news websites have only lately become the subject of serious scholarship. While early research preoccupied itself with the hostile nature of comments posted on such forums, ...
Mothers with attitude: how the Mumsnet parenting forum offers space for new forms of femininity to emerge online.
This paper investigates the motivations and online behaviour of the users of Mumsnet, a UK online parenting community. The Mumsnet discussion forum is characterised by its difference to other mothering websites in its ...
Readers’ use of news blogs.
(Common Ground Publishing., 2007)
An exploration of the extent to which project management tools and techniques can be applied across creative industries through a study of their application in the fashion industry in the North East of Scotland.
This exploratory research took the form of a qualitative study that aims to investigate the extent to which project management tools and techniques can be effectively applied across the creative industries through a study ...
Owning failure: insights into the perceptions and understandings of art educators.
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2015-10)
Failure forms an important dimension of art and design and is inherent in creative endeavours. This article explores current literature on failure in the art and design context and offers a contribution through qualitative ...
The role of CEO (auto-) biographies in the dissemination of neo-ascetic leadership styles.
This paper attempts to relate the critical analysis of religious or 'sacred' metaphors in leadership to the theory of askēsis, the idea of leader as an incarnation of a virtue defined as 'the formation of a full, perfect, ...
Supporting the open innovation process in small and medium entreprises.
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) encounter specific barriers in engaging in innovation. This paper explores the concept of open innovation and how best conditions conducive to this can be created to support SMEs to ...
Bookselling online: an examination of consumer behaviour patterns.
(Springer Verlag., 2013-06)
Based upon empirical research, and using a range of methods, this paper examines the behaviour and experiences of consumers in online bookselling settings and offers comparison between online and offline (traditional) ...
COEUR: developing business creativity and Europreneurship in European University networks.
This paper analyses the operating process and participants' feedback of a network of European universities that was set up in 2004, initially to organise annual week-long conferences for the development of students' ...
Intercultural mergers and acquisitions as 'legitimacy crises' of models of capitalism: a UK-German case study.
This article examines media discourse surrounding two UK-German intercultural business controversies: the takeover of the German company Mannesmann by the British company Vodafone in 1999, and the disposal of its British ...