Brodie, J., & Weaver, M. (2017). 'Getting on Board’: Supporting HE students’ transition to employment. Glasgow
In 2013, -The Get on Board (GOB) -extra-curriculum -programme was launched at Edinburgh Napier University’s Business School with the aim of placing students on the boards of l...
Whitecross, R. & Lindsay, C. (2017). Use and Implementation of OCR Chapter 33AA in Section 11 Order Proceedings. Edinburgh: Scottish Courts and Tribunal Service
This report presents the findings of a small-scale study designed and undertaken by the researchers between October 2016 and February 2017. The research was commissioned by th...
Leigl, C. & Weaver, M. (in press). Guidelines for sustainable-value creation within the context of German automotive industry’s strategic carbon crisis management. In N/AISBN tbc
The continuing debate on the global environmental progress through achievement of smarter clean/green-policies, reasoned with the need for carbon-emissions’ reduction/preventi...
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...
Regionalism & cooperation in tourism- South Africa
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...
Associate Professor in Festival and Event Management
Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship
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 ...
Weaver, M. & Medhurst, J. (2016). Portsmouth's Grand Challenges: a conversation between the O.R. community
Addressing ‘Grand Challenges’ is very much in the history and tradition of Operational Research (O.R.), in the past saving millions of lives and protecting Britain, ultimately...
Weaver, M. (2016). Understanding The Benefits Of Responsible Business Practices. Edinburgh
No Abstract available.
Featured in Business Comment, Inspiring Responsible Business, April/May Edition, Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce magazine.
Warner, K. S. R., & Jones, M. V. (in press). Dynamic Capability in New Venture Internationalization: Micro-Processes to Capture Value from Changes in Social Capital. In The Locus of Global Innovation
Using a dynamic capability lens, we explore how entrepreneurs modify extant network ties to capture value from changes in their new venture social capital. To study these dyna...
Weaver, M. (2015). Untapped talent: You and our young professionals as trustees
No abstract available.
Crossan, K., Tan, H., Paxton, S. & Weaver, M. (2015). A Systems Thinking Approach to Connecting and Aligning CSR Responses to Social Need in Scotland. In 27th European Conference on Operational Research - Programme HandbookISBN tbc
The session aims to present a conceptual model of the governance issues in connecting and aligning the CSR activities of Scottish Businesses and the real and emerging needs in...
Warner, K. S. R. & Jones, M. V. (2015). How do International New Ventures Create Social Capital? A Local and Global Networking Activities Perspective. In Mudambi, R. & Kiyak, T. (Eds.). Proceedings of the 57th Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business "Global Networks: Organizations and People", 234-235. ISBN n/a
It is widely acknowledged in the international entrepreneurship (IE) literature that social capital is a vital asset for new venture internationalization. Despite a well publi...
Weaver, M. & Parkin, J. (2015). Grand Challenges and O.R
Weaver, M. & Bonfiglioli, A. (2013). YOR18 KEYNOTE Embedding Sustainability into Strategy: Assessing the OR Society Contribution. In Keynote Papers and Extended Abstracts, 32 - 46. ISBN none
This paper sets out an overview of the key contributions that have addressed issues in strategy and sustainability particularly from an OR Society perspective. The paper provi...
Weaver, M. & Bonfiglioli, A. (2013). Embedding Sustainability into Strategy: Assessing the OR Society Contribution. In Young OR18 - Handbook and extended abstractsISBN 0 903440 52 0
Weaver, M., Love, D. & Albores, P. (2008). Supply Chain Improvement Options and their Decision Variables. In Tradition and Innovation in Operations Management: Connecting Past and FutureISBN tbc
Steven, G. (2007). Case study 20: Making research relevant. In Linking disciplinary research with teaching at Napier University, 97-101
Niche tourism refers to how a specific tourism product can be tailored to meet the needs of a particular audience/market segment. Locations...
This research focuses upon measures targeting individuals’ future vehicle purchasing ...
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...