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  • Gender and managementby Dr Sandra Fielden

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    Many organisations are encouraging their staff to integrate work and non-work, but a qualitative study of young professionals found that many crave greater segregation rather than more integration. Most wished to build boundaries to separate the two and simplify a complex world. Where working practices render traditional boundaries of time and space... more...

  • HRM and changeby Adrian Thornhill; Denise Skinner; Mark NK Saunders

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    Using insights from the relevant literature and recent empirical data, this paper investigates the relationship between organisational change and employee turnover. It proposes a mechanism for how widespread change translates into individual decisions to quit, and corroborates four relevant hypotheses. The paper also illustrates the importance for... more...

  • The Workplace as a learning environmentby Professor David Thornton Moore

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    Arguing against a concept of learning as only a formal process occurring in explicitly educational settings like schools, the paper proposes a conception of the workplace as a learning environment focusing on the interaction between the affordances and constraints of the social setting, on the one hand, and the agency and biography of the individual... more...

  • Training for diversityby Bryan Smith; Mike Bagshaw

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    This article provides human resource professionals and managers with an insight into the under representation of women/ethnic minorities at senior management level in UK organisations and the issues involved in increasing diversity in leadership. It describes three leadership studies carried out by Pearn Kandola covering: barriers to the career progress... more...

  • Workerholism in organisationsby Ronald J. Burke

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    Organizational change initiatives are successful only through the efforts of the people, so it is important to look beyond surface reactions and understand the deeper implications of employees? visible work habits. By integrating work from several disciplines, this paper poses a series of questions aimed at creating better awareness of differences... more...

  • The Dynamics of Managing Diversityby Gill Kirton; Anne-Marie Greene

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 58.95

    This text takes the view that the study of equality needs to consider not only issues of discrimination, but also the needs of people in relation to their diverse cultures and identities. It therefore takes a different approach to the issues of quality and diversity in the world of employment. The Dynamics of Managing Diversity discusses diversity... more...

  • Person-Organization Fitby Michael Morley

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00

    Explores the concept of Person-Organization fit. While its etymology lies in interactional psychology, the umbrella notion of person-environment fit (P-E Fit) fit is now a central plank of enquiry in several allied fields in the social and behavioral sciences. It is an intuitively appealing concept because of what we know about the desirability of... more...

  • Human Performance Improvementby William J. Rothwell; Carolyn K. Hohne; Stephen B. King

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 57.95

    Today's dynamic organizations must achieve positive results in record time - a challenge that requires managers to avoid problems before they arise and to solve these issues quickly. Human Performance Improvement (HPI) is a powerful tool that can be used to help build intellectual capital, establish and maintain a 'high-performance workplace, enhance... more...

  • The Changing World of the Trainerby Martyn Sloman

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95

    The ?Changing World of the Trainer? considers how the human resource development professional should undertake his or her role in today?s organization. It offers a new framework which reflects the business reality of the modern world. This practical work proceeds through a series of tools, checklists, questionnaires and instruments and presents an... more...

  • Delivering Trainingby Institute of Leadership & Management

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 39.95

    With forty well structured and easy to follow topics to choose from, each workbook has a wide range of case studies, questions and activities to meet both an individual or organization's training needs. Whether studying for an ILM qualification or looking to enhance the skills of your employees, Super Series provides essential solutions, frameworks... more...