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On SAGE Insight: Shadow Learning: Building Robotic Surgical Skill When Approved Means Fail

From Administrative Science Quarterly We have known for decades that the world of work is changing and that communities of practice must cultivate new skills to stay relevant. New business models, collaborative practices and technologies all demand new ways of … Continue reading

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Resistance and struggle in leadership development

From Human Relations Critically orientated leadership development scholarship has recently broached the impact of power dynamics in leadership development interventions. This article seeks to complement the emergent focus on power by exploring its dialectical relation: resistance. It takes recent research … Continue reading

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An examination of the graphic novel approach to communicate business concepts

Graphic presentation: An empirical examination of the graphic novel approach to communicate business concepts From Business Communication Quarterly Graphic novels have been increasingly incorporated into business communication forums. This paper represents an in-depth investigation of the graphic novel as a … Continue reading

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What do postgraduate students want? Highlights from a focus group

SAGE was recently involved in the launch of Shift Learning’s new Viewing Studio. Associate Director for Books, Kiren Shoman, attended a postgraduate student focus group consisting of 6 postgraduate students from around the UK, three studying Medicine, one Law, one … Continue reading

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Now you see it

Much has already been written about the impact of the internet on how we learn and work, but this interview in Inside Higher Education with Cathy N Davidson about her new book Now You See It: How the Brain Science of Attention Will Transform the … Continue reading

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Guardian Higher Education Conference

I attended an event organized by the UK’s Guardian newspaper group on the future of Higher Education last month. There was some really interesting dialogue: particularly focussed around the new university fees structure in the UK, and implications for student … Continue reading

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Experiencing different cultures enhances creativity

When in Rome…Learn why the Romans do what they do:  how multicultural learning experiences facilitate creativity   From Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin   This research reveals that creativity can be enhanced by experiencing cultures different from one’s own. Three … Continue reading

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