I recently gave a quick presentation on quick tips and tools to boost research and productivity. I sent out an email to the Maastricht University work and social department faculty and asked them for their suggestions for tools and tips that they think... Read More | Share it now!
Ever since I began doing research in social psychology there were two very important issues I had to tackle - both answered with one simple solution - my own research Wiki. The first critical issue was organization. It became apparent very... Read More | Share it now!
Last semester a professor in our department asked me whether I have some recommended readings for his PhD class on what constitutes a theoretical contribution in the field of management. Looking over the classes I took and papers I put aside over the... Read More | Share it now!
At the beginning of the current semester I was asked to welcome our new PhD arrivals with a basic orientation to our department's program. Since those PhDs have been briefed by our faculty and received lots of information about the program, so I... Read More | Share it now!
If you’re a PhD student, most chances are that at some point you’re going to go to a conference and present a conference poster. Most times this will present work in progress, something that you’re currently thinking of or have collected initial... Read More | Share it now!
Talking to some of the management faculty at my university about qualifying exams I received a few tips and feedback on previous qualifying exam answers that might be worth documenting and sharing. While those are somewhat subjective, and perhaps... Read More | Share it now!
There comes a time in every management scholar’s life when one attempts to make a generalized summary of the field and contemplates what we – as management scholars – might be able to offer others – like managers. Now that I’m forced... Read More | Share it now!
One of the most important things prospect or current PhD students are not aware of perhaps till well in their 2nd or 3rd year of studies is what the academic paper publishing life-cycle looks like. Most of the students who enter a PhD program with a... Read More | Share it now!