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Cabell's at the 2015 EFMD Conference for Deans & Directors General in Barcelona

In late January (29-30), Cabell's will be attending the EFMD Conference for Deans & Directors General. The conference, hosted by the European Foundation for Management Development and sponsored by the Graduate Management Admission Council, brings together many of the leaders in management education to share and coordinate developments in the field. Cabell's is looking forward to the conference and hopes to see you there! Click the following links for more...

IGI Global's free journal article for December

Faulty Design Costs Trillions Of Dollars, And Sometimes Even Lives Download "Risk Management in Aviation: The Challenge of Discrimination” from IJASOT The study of faulty design in human built systems, also referred to as human caused design errors, has reached a critical juncture. Insurance giant Munich Re recently calculated that between 2001 and 2011, more than $1.5 trillion have been spent in out-of-pocket expenses to cover faulty design in high-tech companies.

E-collection from leading sustainability publisher now available in Ethiopia and Mozambique

GSE Research and Greenleaf Publishing is bringing its Greenleaf Online Library collection to Ethiopia and Mozambique for the first time.

ADDITIONAL UPDATES

Exaggerated claims — has 'publish or perish' become 'publicize or perish?'
The Scholarly Kitchen

Kent Anderson writes: "At the recent STM Innovations meeting, a number of new initiatives were discussed along a similar theme — promoting the works of authors, essentially marketing their papers to drive citations, public awareness, and chances for academic recognition. While one aspect of these networks is a basic narcissism (my profile with my picture about my papers and my data promoting my career), another aspect is that in an increasingly crowded...

10 gifts for writers this holiday season
TAA Blog

It's the time of year to seriously think about the gifts to give this holiday season. Here's a great list of gifts for writers, where you are sure to find a last-minute gift for that special someone, cross that always hard to buy for friend/relative/loved one/colleague off your list, or, just maybe, you are like me, with hardly any shopping done and feeling slightly overwhelmed that Christmas is a mere two weeks away (yikes!).

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