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Practitioner/Academic Team Publishing?

A recent listserv discussion in the OB Division talks about how Google and other large organisations are using research and reporting their results in Practitioner conferences. I think that this is a very important and interesting phenomenon in terms of the move for greater relevance and impact of research because it may help close the […]

2015 AOM PDW – “Crossing the Theory-Practice Chasm”

The “Crossing the Theory-Practice Chasm” professional development workshop was held on Friday, August 7th, 2015 during the 2015 Academy of Management (AOM) annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The goal of the professional development workshop was to explore the divide in academia between theory and practice. 30-40 practitioner scholars, scholarly practitioners, and pure scholars […]