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How to Enhance Your Research 100 Practical Tips for Academics Don J. Webber, University of Sheffield, UK ‘Academia, while immensely rewarding, can be a pretty tough gig, particularly for junior researchers. In this book, Professor Webber, based on years of experience across countries and institutions, provides a very accessible set of tips to make the academic journey less daunting and more enjoyable. 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The book combines intellectual rigour – underpinned by a thorough reading of sources drawing on a range of disciplines – with a mature authenticity, built on personal experience. An absolute must-read for all academics, students and practitioners interested in reflexivity.’ – Martyna Śliwa, Durham University, UK 2021 176 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 184 7 £75.00 / $110.00 Nov 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0905 4 c £22.95 / c $35.00 eBook • Elgaronline • How to Research Guides Youth Marketing to Digital Natives Wided Batat, Professor of Marketing, Entrepreneur and Keynote Speaker ‘Based on solid original research, Dr. Batat has crafted a must-read for anyone who must understand pre-teens and teenagers. Her results point to a new approach for marketing, whether promoting products or healthy choices, a new approach that takes into account the sometimes-rapid changes that young people go through. 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Through insightful theorizing and promising empirical evidence, conceptual and methodological questions pertinent to employees, line managers, organization leaders, and HR professionals are raised and addressed, setting the stage for exciting future research and practice.’ – Elaine Farndale, The Pennsylvania State University, US 2021 224 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 006 2 £115.00 / $170.00 Oct 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0814 9 £37.00 / $55.00 • eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Business and Management series Marketing Countries, Places, and Place-associated Brands Identity and Image Edited by Nicolas Papadopoulos, Carleton University, Ottawa and Mark Cleveland, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada ‘In a field not noted for its sense of direction or purpose, Papadopoulos and Cleveland have achieved that rare goal: a properly curated collection. They have done this with intelligence and panache, so this book should move the field forward, and is also a pleasure to read. 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