Garavan, T., & Matthews-Smith, G. (2015). Value-based Healthcare: Utopian vision or fit for Purpose. In A. Ortenblad, C. Abrahamson Lofstrom, & R. Sheaff (Eds.), Management Innovations for Healthcare organizations, 412-430. (1). London: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
Bock, A. J., & Johnson, D. (2015). Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: Fixing the Triple Helix. European Business Review, (73-76). ISSN 0955-534X
In knowledge-intensive fields, new ventures live or die within entrepreneurial ecosystems. This article shows how policymakers can nurture entrepreneurial ecosystems to fix br...
Lindsay, C. & Kumar, M. (2015). A Lean healthcare journey: the Scottish Experience. In Public Service Operations Management: A research handbookTaylor & Francis (Routledge). ISBN 9781138813694, 9781315747972
Lean has been adopted by public sector organisations to combat the growing challenges in tackling demand, capacity, service provision and issues around the reduction of errors...
Directorate General of Higher Education (DGHE) Ministry of Education and Culture Republic of Indonesia
A qualitative comparison study of online store branding in Indonesia and the United Kingdom
To design and establish a grant-making and development support platform that connects and aligns the CSR activities of
Scottish Businesses and the real and emerging needs in Scotland and the Third Sec...
Qatar National Research Fund
Generate an audit of current activities of various Qatari based institutions (public, private and voluntary sectors) linked to the promotion of green and active living via events.
Elicit constructive ...
Associate Professor in Festival and Event Management
Ross, A. G., Adams, J., & Crossan, K. (2015). Entrepreneurship and the spatial context: A panel data study into regional determinants of small growing firms in Scotland. Local Economy, 30(6), (672-688). doi:10.1177/0269094215600135. ISSN 0269-0942
Entrepreneurship is widely recognised as a key determinant of economic growth, regional prosperity
and sustainable development. Using a panel model with data from the value ad...
Johnson, D., & Bock, A. J. (2015). Regenerative medicine translation:Cross-national analysis of entrepreneurial ecosystem development. Proceedings - Academy of Management, 2015(1), (12653-12653). doi:10.5465/ambpp.2015.12653abstract. ISSN 0065-0668
In the field of regenerative medicine, new ventures face unformed markets and inconsistent industry practices. We study two university- centric regenerative medicine ecosystem...
Johnson, D., & Bock, A. J. (2015). Sensemaking at entrepreneurial firms: Acknowledgment practice under uncertainty. Proceedings - Academy of Management, 2015(1), (12638-12638). doi:10.5465/ambpp.2015.12638abstract. ISSN 0065-0668
Acknowledgement practices represent individual or group responses to events or outcomes. Within organizational contexts, acknowledgement practices reflect sensemaking and have...
Robertson, M., & Lees, G. (2014). eScaping in the city, retailvents in socio-spatially managed futures. In I. Yeoman, M. Robertson, U. McMahon-Beattie, E. Backer, & K. Smith (Eds.), The Future of Events and Festivals, 251-267. (1). Oxon, UK: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
From a mercantile past, of the travelling merchant and adventures and travels around the world, to proliferation of market towns, to the growth of individual – specialist – sh...
Johnson, D., & Bock, A. J. (2014). Coping with unresolvable uncertainty: A situational analysis of regenerative medicine venturing. Proceedings - Academy of Management, 2014(1), (11294-11294). doi:10.5465/ambpp.2014.11294abstract. ISSN 0065-0668
Acquiring resources, such as knowledge, is a fundamental entrepreneurial task during venture development. However, high levels of uncertainty challenge resource identification...
Baum, T., Lockstone-Binney, L., & Robertson, M. (2013). Event studies: finding fool's gold at the rainbow's end?. International Journal of Event and Festival Management, 4(3), (179-185). ISSN 1758-2954
The aim of this opinion piece is to seek to cast a critical eye over the event studies field to chart its progress as an emerging area of study, relative to its close ...
Gubbins, C., Corrigan, S., Garavan, T. N., O' Connor, C., Leahy, D., Long, D., & Murphy, E. (2012). Evaluating a tacit knowledge sharing initiative: a case study. European Journal of Training and Development, 36(8), 827-847. doi:10.1108/03090591211263558
Purpose – This paper aims to present a case study illustrating the issues involved in the tacit knowledge conversion process and to determine whether such conversion delivers ...
Garavan, T. N. & Carbery, R. (2011). A review of international HRD: incorporating a global HRD construct. European Journal of Training and Development. 36(2/3), 129-157. doi:10.1108/03090591211215579. ISSN 2046-9012
Purpose – The aim of this paper is to review published conceptual and research papers within the field of international, comparative and cross‐cultural HRD.Design/methodology/...
Rasdi, R. M., Garavan, T. N. & Ismail, M. (2011). Networking and managers' career success in the Malaysian public sector: The moderating effect of managerial level. European Journal of Training and Development. 36(2/3), 195-212. doi:10.1108/03090591211204715. ISSN 2046-9012
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate how managerial level moderates the relationships between networking behaviours and career success (objective and subjecti...
Thomas, A., Kazmierczak, D., Penny, K., & Fleming, M. (2010). An epidemiological study of Henoch-Schonlein purpura. Paediatric Nursing, 22(10), 30-35. doi:10.7748/paed2010.12.22.10.30.c8135
Aim To describe the incidence of hospital admission
among children in the Scottish population for
Henoch‑Schönlein purpura (HSP).
Method The annual, quarterly and monthly
McGuire, D. (2009). Book Review of "Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice" - Peter G Northouse. Journal of European industrial training. 33(8/9), 838-840. doi:10.1108/03090590910993661. ISSN 0309-0590
This interactive textbook provides a useful introduction to a range of leadership concepts and practices. Written by Peter G. Northouse, author of Leadership: Theory and Pract...
Gubbins, C. & Garavan, T. N. (2009). Understanding the HRD Role in MNCs:The Imperatives of Social Capital and Networking. Human Resource Development Review. 8(2), 245-275. doi:10.1177/1534484309334583. ISSN 1534-4843
In an era of increasing global competition, it is argued that knowledge and skills are the key sources of competitive advantage. This places the human resource development (HR...
As a societal phenomenon, festivals and planned events are discussed in a wide policy context. They have entered a broader discus...
Despite football being deeply entrenched in Scottish culture it is under-researched from...
Craiglockhart Campus, Edinburgh Napier University.
9 April 2019 - 10 April 2019
The Lighthouse, Mitchell Lane, Glasgow
2 September 2018