Feb 27 2019

Using Historical Methods in Management and Organization Research

Charles Thakrah Building

Course overview: Management and organizational researchers are increasingly interested in the opportunities for historical research. Even though history as a discipline does not have a similar understanding of methodology to management and organization studies, in recent years there have been a number of publications and workshops demystifying historical approaches and analytical techniques. This one-day workshop will introduce… Read more

Feb 21 2019

A Workshop on Advanced Methodologies in Researching Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

University of Sheffield

This one day workshop will contribute to the understanding of the emerged themes and approaches (Qualitatively and Quantitatively) in the field of entrepreneurship. This will be discussed by our guest speakers by bringing concrete practical examples to challenge and inspire the participants. Moreover, the workshop will offer an opportunity to participants to discuss their methodological… Read more

Jan 24 2019

SAMS/NARTI Structured Writing Retreat Series for Early Career Researchers

24/01/2019 - 25/01/2019
Weetwood Hall

The aim of the Structured Writing Retreats is to use dedicated writing time to progress and prioritize our writing projects. This is in a supportive, non-surveillance environment. The retreat is based on 3 evidence based key principles: The ‘typing pool’ which means that we all write individually but are in the same room for the… Read more

Nov 15 2018

Advancing Grounded Theory Studies: Techniques for Operationalizing Sampling and Conceptual Coding

Northumbria University

The aim of this one-day workshop course is to address two frequent challenges that face qualitative researchers who adopt grounded theory method. First, the course will explain how various types of theoretical sampling can be operationalised within grounded theory studies (open, relational and variational sampling).  Second, the course will discuss the underlying technicalities of the… Read more

Nov 14 2018

Developing Your Scholarly Brand with Professor Tomas Hult

University House

Developing your scholarly brand is an important part of who you are as an academic – whether it be as a doctoral student, new PhD, and even a seasoned academic (senior lecturer, professor). Traditionally, we are evaluated on research, teaching, and service/leadership activities, and we will address all those areas. As such, this workshop has been designed… Read more

Nov 08 2018

Advanced Quantitative Methods Using SEM

08/11/2018 - 09/11/2018
University of Leeds

Professionally conducted and executed research is a hallmark of a successful PhD and any research project. The current event aims at providing theoretical and practical knowledge in advance quantitative methods to help achieve rigour and validity in scholarly research. By looking at structural equation modelling in EQS software, including the building and running of measurement… Read more

Oct 30 2018

Qualitative Research Workshop Series with Professor Stewart Clegg

30/10/2018 - 02/11/2018
University of Leeds

30-31 October and 2 November 2018 Professor Clegg will run a series of three workshops, each individual in their own focus but designed to work as a series. The benefits of attending the workshops include: Establishes a comprehensive understanding of philosophy of science Provides an overview of different qualitative methods for data collection and analysis… Read more

Aug 22 2018

Structured Writing Retreat with Professor Rowena Murray

22/08/2018 - 24/08/2018
Sheffield Business School

This structured writing retreat supported by the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS) and Northern Advance Training Initiative (NARTI) will provide dedicated time and space to progress and prioritise writing projects. This is a supportive, non-surveillance environment in a peaceful location specifically aimed at early career researchers and late stage doctoral students in the management field.  The retreat is based on three key evidence-based principles:  The ‘typing pool’ which means… Read more

Jul 19 2018

One-Day Structured Writing Retreat

University House

Structured Writing Retreats are facilitated sessions based upon the extensive research undertaken by Professor Rowena Murray (University of the West of Scotland). The aim of the retreats are to use dedicated writing time to progress writing projects in a supportive and non-surveillance environment. All writing sessions, refreshments and lunch will be hosted in the St… Read more