Should project management get carried away?

Should project management get carried away?

In a upcoming book chapter, published in “Advancing Research on Projects and Temporary Organizations“, Johann Packendorff raise the following concern: “At a time when project…

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Project Management Success Factors

Project Management Success Factors

Once again we will break tradition and have a 08:23 seminar on a Monday.  This time we will have Professor Aaron Shenhar with us and…

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Developing better theory about project organizations

Developing better theory about project organizations

As I hope you all know, we currently have a visitor in Janice Thomas from Athabasca University, Canada. Yesterday, I asked Janice if she had…

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Developing Novel Theoretical Insight

Developing Novel Theoretical Insight

In an editorial from 2010, Jeffery A. LePine and Adelaide Wilcox King ask the question of ”What exactly constitutes a sufficiently novel theoretical insight?” In…

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On the Production of Interesting Research

On the Production of Interesting Research

For the upcoming seminar, we will have a ‘work in progress’ manuscript written by Markus Hällgren that deals with the question of how to challenge…

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A Rationale for Alliancing within a PPP

A Rationale for Alliancing within a PPP

The paper for the upcoming 08:23 is a ‘work in progress’ one based on a case study of a rare, if not unique, Australian infrastructure…

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Narrative Fiction and Organization Studies

Narrative Fiction and Organization Studies

Continuing on a similar theme as last week, we will for the next 08:23 discuss a paper by Carl Rhodes and Andrew D. Brown. The…

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Writing Differently

Writing Differently

In a essay from 2006, Christopher Grey and Amanda Sinclair reflects over, what they claim to be, the amiss with much of contemporary writing in…

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A Visiting Scholar

A Visiting Scholar

During the last two weeks we have had a special guest from Université du Québec à Montréal, or ‘UQAM’ as it is commonly referred to….

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Enjoy your vacation!

Enjoy your vacation!

In Sweden it is now finally SUMMER and that equals summer vacation. The 08:23 will therefore take a break, but rest assured we will be…

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