Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Another year has almost come to its end. For us, it has been a rewarding but hectic year with many things on the agenda. We…

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Stop Me Before I ‘Innovate’ Again!

Stop Me Before I ‘Innovate’ Again!

The 17th will be the final 08:23 this year. In order to celebrate the forthcoming Christmas and also prepare for the year ahead, we will…

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The Paradigm as steering mechanism

The Paradigm as steering mechanism

The year is coming its end and we only have two more 08:23 seminars left before Christmas. The first one will be on a manuscript…

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Bridging the Risk Gap

Bridging the Risk Gap

On the 3rd of December we will have another visitor at the 08:23. This time it is Elmar Kutsch who is a Lecturer in Project…

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A Stupidity-Based Theory of Organizations

A Stupidity-Based Theory of Organizations

For the upcoming 08:23 we will take on a paper by Mats Alvesson and André Spicer, titled “A Stupidity-Based Theory of Organizations“. In the paper…

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The Pursuit of Relevance in Management Education

The Pursuit of Relevance in Management Education

At the next seminar we will revisit a never ending debate on the relevance (or irrelevance) of Management education. The article, written by Mie Augier…

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A titleless manuscript

A titleless manuscript

We will for next week have a ‘titleless’ manuscript in need of comments. Together with Anders Söderholm and Rolf Lundin, I’m working on a manuscript…

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One-year anniversary

One-year anniversary

Today, the new 08:23 website celebrates its one-year anniversary. Hip, hip, hurray! Some statistics. During the first year, we have had; – 351 unique visitors…

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The Importance of Storytelling in Academic Writing

The Importance of Storytelling in Academic Writing

In a recent editorial i AMJ, Bono and Pollock argue that we, as scholars, have two jobs: Answering interesting questions and telling the story. Numerous…

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Degree honoris causa

Degree honoris causa

This weekend, one of our 08:23ers, the one and only Tim (Professor Timothy L. Wilson) received an Honorary Doctorate degree from Umeå university. Congrats Tim…

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