Research Pass

Emerald journals and eBooks cover a broad spectrum of content relevant to your sector, in subjects such as strategy, logistics, corporate governance and supply chain management..

With Research Pass, we can help you access it flexibly and affordably by article or chapter. You don’t have to commit to a subscription and you can pick and choose from all the journal and book content we’ve published to date. One token = one book chapter or journal article.

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Competitive Productivity (CP) at macro–meso–micro levels

Offers definitions, components and construct measurements of CP at three levels: macro, meso and micro. 

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Well-being as a staged social responsibility process for business and society

Conceptualises how business and society co-evolve their efforts to maximizing the greatest well-being of the greatest number following a conscious-unconscious, staged, dialectical process.

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The new talent management challenges of Industry 4.0

Discusses transformational changes to business environments brought about by the fourth industrial revolution.

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Amazon and Alibaba: Internet Governance, Business Models, and Internationalization Strategies

Argues that the recent moves of governments across the world to regulate Internet governance poses an important challenge for digital multinationals.

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Leadership as an art: an enduring concept framed within contemporary leadership

Refines the meaning of “leadership as an art” in the context of wicked (complex) social problems and in the realm of contemporary leadership research and practice.

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The Way of the Jedi Manager

A chapter from A Manager's Guide to Using the Force: Leadership Lessons from a Galaxy Far Far Away by Michael J. Urick. Part of our Exploring Effective Leadership Practices Through Popular Culture series.

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The nature of individual experiential knowledge in internationalizing SMEs: pitfalls of superstitious learning and the need for wisdom

Addresses the research question: How does the experiential knowledge, superstitious knowledge and the wisdom of CEOs influence the internationalization behaviour of SMEs?

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The nexus between dynamic capabilities and competitive firm performance: the mediating role of open innovation

Shows that the path between dynamic capabilities and competitive firm performance is partially mediated through open innovation.

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Key journals within this topic

We have a broad range of journals containing content relevant to the topic of management. Here are some of our key journals in this area. 

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Management Decision

A leading business science journal with the distinction of being the oldest and longest-running scholarly publication focused specifically on the area of management.

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Journal of Business Strategy

The Journal of Business Strategy publishes articles with a practical focus designed to help readers develop successful business strategies.

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Social Responsibility Journal

SRJ is the leading interdisciplinary journal publishing research in the areas of social responsibility, sustainability and governance.

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International Journal of Managing Projects in Business

Seeks to advance the theory, research and practice of all aspects of project management.

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Strategy & Leadership

Strategy & Leadership articles insightfully define a strategic management or leadership problem, dilemma or opportunity from a leader’s perspective and propose a creative solution to the problem or take advantage of the opportunity.

A sample of the books in this topic

Below is a selection of recent books from our broad range of content in the area of management.  

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The Ten Commandments of Lean Six Sigma: A Guide for Practitioners

Presented from the perspective of practitioners, researchers and academics, this book serves as a practical guide for senior managers and executives who want to achieve operational and service excellence in various manufacturing, service and public sector organisations.

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Quality Management: Tools, Methods and Standards

Describes the most important quality management tools (e.g. QFD, Kano model), methods (e.g. FMEA, Six Sig-ma) and standards (e.g. IS0 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001, ISO 45001, SA8000). It reflects recent developments in the field. It is considered a must-read for students, academics, and practitioners.

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Strategizing: New Thinking about Strategy, Planning, and Management

Strategy is an essential part of business, but strategising often gets ignored or left behind. In this exciting new work, Eric J. Bolland introduces strategising as a key component of strategy development and execution, showing strategising as a way to aid organisations with their futures.

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Real Time Strategy: When Strategic Foresight Meets Artificial Intelligence

Combining classical scenario thinking (the gentle art of perception) with the analytical power of big data and artificial intelligence, this book presents the decision making of the future which enables decision makers to develop dynamic strategies, monitor their validity, and react faster.

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Performance-Based Strategy: Tools and Techniques for Successful Decisions

Offers a practical set of 21 simple, productive tools that will enable practitioners to develop effective strategies.

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Use tokens to access any published journal articles and book chapters on Emerald’s Insight platform. 1 token = one article/chapter. Accessed content can then be viewed for 24 hours by multiple users in your organisation.

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