In The Field

AOM 2106 Recap: Joyce

Last week I told you about Melissa. As you may recall, she was one of just two people I talked to/interviewed a few weeks ago at 2016 Academy of Management Annual Meeting in Anaheim who I felt had something interesting to say about the nature of good management...

AOM 2016 Recap: Melissa

My primary aim in traveling to Anaheim last month was simple: Ask those attending the Academy of Management's 2016 Annual Meeting a few, perhaps pointed questions about managing...

AOM 2016 Recap: The disruptor’s dilemma

So my primary goal in attending the annual meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM) in Anaheim earlier this month was simple: Sit in a booth (see above photo) and ask conference-goers—most of whom were either students of, or some sort of expert on management or organizational theory—a few questions about managing...

AOM 2016 Recap: FAQs

So I’m back from Anaheim. As you may recall, I was there earlier this month attending the annual gathering of the Academy of Management—or AOM—which is the “preeminent organization for management and organization scholars,” according to the organization’s website...