Volume 11 (2024)
Volume 10 (2023)
Volume 9 (2022)
Volume 8 (2021)
Volume 7 (2020)
Volume 6 (2019)
Volume 5 (2018)
Volume 4 (2017)
Volume 3 (2016)
Volume 2 (2015)
Volume 1 (2014)
Examining the Effect of Servant Leadership on Organisational Trust and Organisational Citizenship Behaviour

Huzeyfe Aydoğan; Özlem Özer

Volume 11, Issue 5 , May 2024, , Pages 491-504


  The aim of this study is to examine the effect of servant leadership on organisational trust and organisational citizenship behaviour. The population of the study consists of nurses who were employed in three private hospitals owned by a health group in Ankara, Turkey. A survey was applied to 266 nurses ...  Read More

Evaluation of Process Innovation Strategy Influence on Performance of Equity Bank and Safaricom PLC in Kenya: A Comparative Analysis

Moses Kibe Kihiko; Henry K. Yatich; Robert Omundi Obuba

Volume 11, Issue 5 , May 2024, , Pages 520-536


  Though a strong relationship is known to exist between innovation and performance, many companies are more inclined to falling back to generic strategies as a default strategy though ironically it is innovation strategies that both achieve a turn-around and register stellar performance. The purpose of ...  Read More

Designing a Model to Identify the Factors Affecting the Export Performance of Companies in Business Environment Transformations Based on Grounded Theory

Hossein Ali Najjarpour; Hossein Rezaei Dolatabadi; Majid Nili Ahmadabadi; Fariduddin Rezaei Dolatabadi

Volume 11, Issue 5 , May 2024, , Pages 537-561


  This research was conducted to design a model to influence the strategic orientation and management of export market orientation on export performance in business environment transformations. The method of this research is Grounded theory. For this purpose, the topic was investigated by interviewing ...  Read More

The Applicability of Contemporary, Classical Motivational Theories and Managerial Methods in Non-Western Countries

Dickson Scotch Mdhlalose

Volume 11, Issue 5 , May 2024, , Pages 611-638


  This study aims to comprehend the suitability of both traditional and modern motivational theories and managerial methods in non-Western nation’s former colonies of the West like African countries. This study employed an exploratory research strategy to deepen our comprehension of the subject. ...  Read More

A Framework of Critical Success Factors Affecting the Business to Business Sales Performance

Mohammad Safari; Tahereh Babazadeh

Volume 11, Issue 3 , March 2024, , Pages 229-254


  The role and nature of business-to-business (B2B) sales performance has evolved since the end of the 20th century, largely due to technological, organizational, and societal changes. Nevertheless, literature has not yet been able to evolve along with it. The literature lacks research that exclusively ...  Read More

Effect of Social Capital on Bank’s Financial Performance: Does Competitive Advantage Have the Mediating Role?

Syed Md. Khaled Rahman; Mohammad Mizenur Rahaman; Nilufar Yeasmin Lima

Volume 11, Issue 3 , March 2024, , Pages 255-277


  The study sought to explore the effect of Social Capital (SC) on banks’ financial performance and whether this effect is mediated by competitive advantage (CA) or not. Secondary data were collected from banks’ nine years’ annual reports (2014-2022). By stratified sampling method, 20 ...  Read More

Assessing the Corporate Governance Framework of Local Governments in Ghana

Anthony Egyir Aikins; David Wellington Essaw; John Victor Mensah

Volume 11, Issue 3 , March 2024, , Pages 313-331


  International best practices require that corporate governance principles are introduced to guide institutions to operate in the best interest of stakeholders. Some local governments in Ghana have not been able to improve the lot of the people although corporate governance principles have been established ...  Read More

Impact of Entrepreneurial Intention on Entrepreneurial Orientation in SMEs: Mediating Role of Environmental Uncertainty

Shahina Qurban Jan; Jiang Junfeng; Muhammad Babar Iqbal; Tribhuwan Kumar Bhatt

Volume 11, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 111-126


  Entrepreneurial intention is an important concept for understanding and promoting entrepreneurship. It is a strong predictor of entrepreneurial behavior, and it can lead to a number of positive benefits for individuals, society, and the economy. This study aims to examine the impact of entrepreneurial ...  Read More

Enhancing Competitive Advantage: A Blend of Marketing Strategies for Micro and Small-Scale Fishery Businesses in Mwanza City

Chacha Magasi; Geofrey Kimambo

Volume 11, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 162-182


  Tanzanian micro and small-scale fishery businesses struggle with limited market share and competitiveness due to ineffective marketing strategies. The purpose of the study was to investigate a blend of marketing strategies enhancing the competitiveness of micro and small-scale fishery businesses. The ...  Read More

Application of Market Timing Theory: Evidence from Canadian Firms

Humayun Humta; Hamayoun Ghafourzay

Volume 11, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 183-193


  Internal and external finance are the two primary forms of funding for businesses. Internal financing is derived from retained profits, while external financing may come through borrowing money or the issuance of stocks. Businesses utilize it constantly to grow and stay alive, so the choices they make ...  Read More

Presenting a Model for B2B Customer Complaint Management in the Crude Oil Products Industry in Iraq

Mohammed. Hadi Radhi Al-Maryani; Morteza Movaghar; Bahareh Abedin; Mohsen Alizadeh Sani

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 1-18


  In the intricate and dynamic landscape of the Crude Oil Products Industry, it is imperative for companies to comprehend customer needs and desires thoroughly. This understanding enables proactive responses to customer needs, fostering enduring, mutually beneficial business relationships, and leveraging ...  Read More

Brand Gender in the Global Smartphone Market and Relationship with Customer Loyalty and Brand Equity in Iran

Samira Sadat Ebnerasoul; Seyed Jalal Moosavi Bazargan

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 38-61


  This research aims to investigate whether smartphone brands have gender from the perspective of Iranian users and examine the relationship between different genders of smartphones and brand equity with mediating role of customer loyalty. This is a quantitative study that uses inferential statistics to ...  Read More

Leadership Communication and Performance of Multinational Enterprises: A Case of Business Development Organization, East Africa, Tanzania

Grace Mpuya

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 62-74


  Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) are companies that operate in multiple countries, and their performance is critical to the global economy. This study explores the relationship between leadership communication and organizational performance in Business Development Organisation (BDO) East African multinational ...  Read More

Influence of Online Banking on Bank Performance in Nepal: Mediating Role of Training and Development

Tribhuwan Kumar Bhatt; Xianghua Dang; Shahina Qurban Jan; Muhammad Babar Iqbal

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 75-95


  Since the internet became freely accessible everywhere in recent years. As banking transactions changed and shifted to online banking, banks paid more attention to how to make the best use of it, reduce operating expenses, and boost profitability. Online banking is a method of doing business that has ...  Read More

External Financing and Earnings Quality: Moderating Role of Enterprise Risk Management

Zohre Arefmanesh; Habib Ansari Samani

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 96-110


  Accounting information plays a crucial role in the decision-making process of lenders. They pay special attention to the income statement and its quality when making decisions. Consequently, financial statements must meet the minimum required standards. Adopting a comprehensive risk management approach ...  Read More

Diversification Strategy and Financial Performance of Insurance Firms: Evidence from Iran

Seyed Amirhossein Shojaei

Volume 10, Issue 12 , December 2023, , Pages 997-1021


  This paper investigates the impact of diversification strategy on firm performance. The paper looks into three dimensions of diversification strategy in terms of staff, product and geographical presence, using return on asset (ROA) and return on equity (ROE) to proxy for financial performance. Using ...  Read More

Impact of Self-Directed Career Attitude on Employee Job Satisfaction: Mediating Role of Leadership

Muhammad Babar Iqbal; Jianxun Li; Shahina Qurban Jan; Tribhuwan Kumar Bhatt

Volume 10, Issue 12 , December 2023, , Pages 1022-1038


  The self-directed career attitude encompasses the willingness to take ownership and control of one's career path and actively steer one's professional growth and advancement. The present study aims to investigate the influence of self-directed career attitude (SDCA) on employee job satisfaction (EJS). ...  Read More

Understanding Green Cosmetic Adoption in Indonesia: Environmental Consciousness and the Theory of Reasoned Action Perspective

Andika Andika; Nadia Nadia; Bimo Harnaji; Mohamad Najmudin

Volume 10, Issue 11 , November 2023, , Pages 875-903


  Amidst growing concerns about environmental degradation, global trends increasingly emphasize the urgency to adopt eco-friendly consumption patterns. This paradigm shift drives the emergence of sustainability-centered products, especially in the cosmetics sector. Despite experiencing substantial growth, ...  Read More

Navigating Turbulence: Crisis Communication of Airlines in the Philippines during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Claire Anne Jimenez; Pamela Resurreccion

Volume 10, Issue 11 , November 2023, , Pages 973-996


  The recent coronavirus pandemic was a black swan event, and the airline industry was one of the most stricken. The crisis that airlines had to face during the pandemic was not just a health-related crisis but a consequential one within their own canceled flights, rebooking concerns, and a surge in refund ...  Read More

Earnings Management and MD&A Readability: Does Business Strategy Matter? Evidence in Indonesia

Dyna Rachmawati; Magdalena Jayati Marinda Janggu

Volume 10, Issue 10 , October 2023, , Pages 806-832


  This study aims to examine the role of business strategy in the relationship between earnings management and MD&A readability. Previous research has shown inconsistency of results in testing the effect of earnings management on MD&A readability. This inconsistency can be caused by the fact that ...  Read More

Impact of Self-Directed Career Attitude on OCB in SMEs: Mediating Role of Trust

Muhammad Babar Iqbal; Jianxun Li; Shahina Qurban Jan

Volume 10, Issue 9 , September 2023, , Pages 658-674


  The self-directed career attitude involves assuming responsibility and authority over one's career trajectory and actively directing one's professional development. This study examines the impact of self-directed career attitude (SDCA) on organizational citizenship behavior (OCB). This study also examines ...  Read More

Kirkpatrick Model as Evaluation Training Program for Assessor: Case Study of Government Employee

Ahmad Azmy; Nidya Yunita Setiarini

Volume 10, Issue 9 , September 2023, , Pages 675-696


  The study analyzed the evaluation of training programs provided to prospective assessors at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. The object of study is a trainee who is projected as an assessor.  The total number of participants was 23 people. Kirkpatrick's model served as the basis for ...  Read More

Effect of Environmental Values on Ecotourism Visit Intention: Evidence from a Sub-Saharan African Context

Ojiaku Obinna Christian; Chidebe Edwin Egwuatu; Ireneus Chukwudi Nwaizugbo

Volume 10, Issue 9 , September 2023, , Pages 697-716


  Human activities are causing great damage to the climate and the consequences are projected to be dire in the future. Tourism alone contributes about 8% to greenhouse emissions necessitating the call for sustainable tourism as a way to promote environmental conservation. This study examines the effect ...  Read More

The Pattern of Blockchain Technology Deployment Requirements in the Developing Accounting Industry

Ali Najarian; Roya Hejazinia

Volume 10, Issue 8 , August 2023, , Pages 513-537


  In the accounting position, there has been a great deal of spotlight on the utilization of blockchain innovation, particularly in developing countries, where apparently remarkable assumptions ought to be acknowledged in the near future. The objective of this study is to recognize the prerequisites that ...  Read More

Impact of Cultural Intelligence and Learning Styles on Leadership Effectiveness: A Conceptual Analysis

Zubair Hassan; Zabeda Bt Abdul Hamid

Volume 10, Issue 8 , August 2023, , Pages 589-616


  The study has reviewed a significant number of research articles to examine the effects of cultural intelligence and learning styles on leadership effectiveness. Almost all the articles reviewed were empirical in nature and few conceptual papers were reviewed as well. Fifteen (15) relevant research were ...  Read More