Posts Tagged ‘Academy of Management Journal’

Linking Empowering Leadership and Employee Creativity

In this article for the Academy of Management Journal, Xiaomeng Zhang1 and Kathryn M. Bartol discuss the influence of psychological empowerment, intrinsic motivation, and creative process engagement. To check out the complete article, check out others, and sign … READ MORE

The history of employee engagement


Here is a brief excerpt from an article by David Zinger for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the … READ MORE

Elements of a Good Story

IbarraIn Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader, Hermina Ibarra explains that all great stories, from Antigone to Casablanca to Star Wars, derive their power from a beginning-middle-end end story structure and these other basic … READ MORE

Employee Engagement in Theory and Practice: A book review by Bob Morris

Emp Engagement in TheoryEmployee Engagement in Theory and Practice
Catherine Truss, Rick Delbridge, Kerstin Alfes, Amanda Shantz, and Emma Sloane, Co-Editors
Routledge /Taylor & French Group (2014)

Diverse perspectives on employee engagement and the practical implications of emerging engagement theories

What we have in this single … READ MORE

Rita Gunther McGrath, Part 1: An Interview by Bob Morris

McGrath 3Rita Gunther McGrath, a Professor at Columbia Business School, is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on strategy and innovation with particular emphasis on developing sound strategy in uncertain and volatile … READ MORE

Teresa Amabile: Profile of a cutting edge thought leader

Teresa Amabile

Long before almost anyone else, Teresa Amabile began to think about and write about creativity and innovation in business. Perhaps only her associates at Stanford, Michael Ray and … READ MORE