Surprise in and around Organizations: Surprise can, of course, mean many different things, ranging from new discoveries and openings, to shocks and ruptures. It can be good or bad, triggering amazement and astonishment, as well as confusion and consternation. Overall, when something surprising happens in and around organizations, it opens up a journey to the unexpected, bringing about challenges but also opportunities for learning.
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Copyrights for articles are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. Authors have rights to reuse, republish, archive, and distribute their own articles after publication.
This journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.
Paper Selection and Publishing Process a Submission Acknowledgement When you submit a manuscript online, you will receive a submission acknowledgement letter sent by the online system automatically.
If you fail to receive this confirmation, please check your bulk email box or contact the editorial assistant. Next a check for the similarity rate is done using CrossCheck, powered by iThenticate.
The submitted manuscript will be reviewed by at least two experts: The review process may take two to four weeks. If differences of opinion occur between reviewers, the editor-in-chief will weigh all comments and arrive at a balanced decision based on all comments, or a second round of peer review may be initiated.
Authors who need free hard copies are requested to kindly fill an application form at: Once approved, we will arrange print and delivery, for a maximum of two copies per article. If you want more copies, please order at http: For questions, please contact:Organization Studies (OS) publishes top quality theoretical and empirical research with the aim of promoting the understanding of organizations, organizing and the organized in and between societies.
OS is a multidisciplinary journal with global reach, rooted in the social sciences, comparative in outlook and open to paradigmatic plurality. The BIS in organizational studies is intended for students seeking an interdisciplinary degree and possessing a desire to learn about the dynamics of contemporary organizations.
The Professional Studies program helps students prepare for management positions in the fields of information technology, healthcare administration, or . EQ and the Bottom Line: Emotional Intelligence Increases Individual Occupational Performance, Leadership and Organisational Productivity Geetu Bharwaney, Reuven Bar-On and Adèle MacKinlay.
Whitworth's School of Continuing Studies is designed for adult learners who need to attend university on a schedule that fits their busy lives. Sociology—Organizational Studies majors acquire an in-depth understanding of how and why organizations are constructed in distinct ways; how organizational context shapes interactions, policies, practices, and outcomes, especially different outcomes for .