Weaver, M., Tan, H., Crossan, K. & Paxton, S. (2016). Taking Action to Unlock Business Resources Into Communities using SSM. In Proceedings of OR58, Annual Operations Research Conference
This session presents three system conceptual models that have been brought to action as a result of an SSM study with the Voluntary Action Fund (a Scottish grant-maker). VAF ...
Gutu, M., Anastasiadou-, C., Omar, M. & Osei, C. (2017). Foreign Direct Investment in Zimbabwe and Botswana: the elephant in the room. In Managing Knowledge and Innovation for Business Sustainability in Africa. Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-41090-6
Brodie, J., Van Saane, S. & Osowska, R. (in press). Help Wanted! Exploring the Value of Entrepreneurial Mentoring at Start-Up. Industry and Higher Education.. ISSN 0950-4222
The purpose of the research presented in this paper was to investigate the added value of mentoring for entrepreneurs during the start-up phase. This small-scale exploratory r...
Society for Research into Higher Education
This research project will explore and explain the role that higher education research plays in the higher education policy process. It is argued that academic research needs to reinforce its institut...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
The aim of this project is to carry out a comparative study of the adaptation of destination organisations to their policy and operating environment in Scotland and Denmark with the view of identifyin...
05 April 2017
05 April 2017
Prof Daniel Muzio, Associate Editor at the Journal of Management Studies, has kindly offered to visit Edinburgh Napier on 5th April to hold a JMS workshop. This will be a grea...
18 February 2016
18 February 2016
The Responsible Business Forum provides an opportunity to share good practice and get behind the Scottish Government Business Pledge. It’s only when we work together and forge...
08 August 2016
Sir, Jim Brunsden and Alex Barker, in “City of London eyes ‘equivalence’ as post-Brexit link with EU” (July 26), make the point that relating to the EU on the basis of “equiva...
Professional Development Leader
Steven, G. (2016). How to ditch corporation tax and grow government income at the same time. The Conversation
How to ditch corporation tax and grow government income at the same time
Steven, G. (2016). Variance Analysis. Financial Management -London-. ISSN 1471-9185
Cunningham, J., Seaman, C. & McGuire, D. (2016). Knowledge sharing in small family firms: a leadership perspective. Journal of Family Business Strategy. 7(1), 34-36. doi:10.1016/j.jfbs.2015.10.002. ISSN 1877-8585
Knowledge sharing is considered critical in the development of a knowledge resource to contribute to the strategic development of the firm. However, how this key organisationa...
Hanna, B. (2014). The organisational context of professional and interprofessional ethics. In Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics, 368. Policy Press. doi:10.1332/policypress/9781447308997.003.0003. ISBN 9781447308997
The organisational context of professional and interprofessional ethics.
Weaver, M. (2017, March). Applications of “Systems Thinking” to co-create business-community value. Presented at Applications of Systems Thinking, CAN-Mezzanine 7-14 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YR
How systems approaches have helped identify better ways for communities and socially responsible businesses to build value.
Weaver, M. (2017, March). Recruiting, developing and supporting Committee/Board members. Presented at Share (Training for Housing Associations) Annual Conference, Peebles Hydro Hotel, Scotland
In the aftermath of the Birmingham riots of 2011 Miles Weaver led a group of defiant citizens with brooms in the clean-up operation and an idea was born. Get young people off ...
Rudman, H. Co-opetition: facilitating peer learning for knowledge exchange via The AmbITion Approach.. Paper presented at Beyond The Campus: Higher Education and the Creative Economy, CREATe Centre, University of Glasgow. (Unpublished)
Steven, G. (2016). A Scottish Approach to Taxation: Some Observations. Edinburgh: Scottish Government
Evidence submitted to the Scottish Parliament Finance Committee for its inquiry on a Scottish Approach to Taxation.
Axon, D. (2016). Exploring the Role of the Stakeholder in Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Cross-sector Collaborations: a Phenomenological Study. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/452874
This thesis aims to explore the experiences of those individuals involved in the phenomenon of cross-sector collaborations within the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) global ...
Hill, M. (2016). Mind the Gap – Financing Decisions in Midcap Firms Financing Strategy and Financing Process in Replacing Standard Mezzanine in Germany. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/453629
There is still limited knowledge available on how SME and midcap firms perform financing decisions and on what such a decision is based on. The literature revealed that capita...
Dutton, M. & Raeside, R. (2015). UK Academic – Hong Kong Industry Collaboration. Hong Kong: British Council
This report presents findings from research on science and engineering partnerships between UK universities and Hong Kong based industry. The research was conducted by the Emp...
James, L. (2015). Perceptions of context, contribution, challenges and critical success factors in the adoption of sustainability footprints by Scottish SMEs. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/455062
This research explores perceptions of the context, contribution, challenges and critical success factors in the adoption of sustainability footprint strategy amongst Scottish ...
04 November 2016
This paper explores the potential impact of BREXIT on the Scottish financial services sector. For the purpose of this discussion the assumption is that Scotland remains part o...