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December 10, 2012

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In January I’m going to start a new job, specialising in Organisational Resilience.  With, perhaps, some continuity and crisis management too. So, before that happens, I thought I’d do two things.  Partly to fulfil my promise to you and partly to confirm the intellectual property is mine. First, I’m going to attach the distributable PDF […]

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Chapter 3: Research Methods

August 23, 2012

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For the sources of the quotes, please use the Bibliography (which includes links to those available on the  web). Don’t forget that it’s fine for you to use this work for your own purposes, so long as you credit the source. For private or commercial purposes please credit Charley Newnham and include a link to her Linked […]

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Bibliography

August 18, 2012

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I know the bibliography usually comes at the end, but some of you have asked for this so I’m posting it now.  Hope it’s helpful.  There are weblinks where the material is/was available online for free or as part of a journal subscription, or via Amazon for books. p.s. If you don’t have a journal […]

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Chapter 2: Issues & Literature Review

August 18, 2012

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Oops.  I promised to post more… You’ve already had the Introduction so here’s Chapter 2 which is the “Issue & Literature Review”.  My Dad, who was one of my marvellous proof readers, refers to this chapter as the one where I “completely destroyed the US’s national standard for resilience.”  Um… I wouldn’t have put it […]

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How to Reference This Work

June 18, 2012

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If you use any of this work, please could you reference it as follows? (You’ll need to do this if it’s for academic work!) If you’re using the extracts from my thesis: Newnham,C. (2012). GOLD OR DUST? Creating Resilient Organisations: Predicting a leader’s propensity for behaviours that create organisational resilience.  London: Cranfield University (Msc Resilience Thesis). Or […]

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Introduction

June 18, 2012

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And here’s the introductory chapter. If you use any of it in some work, please reference it as per this link! For the sources of the quotes, please use the Bibliography (which includes links to those available on the  web). Don’t forget that it’s fine for you to use this work for your own purposes, so long […]

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Abstract

June 18, 2012

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I’ve been remiss in adding content from the thesis, so I’ll add two today. First, here’s the abstract: This work defines the term ‘organisational resilience’ and critically evaluates academic and professional guidance to determine how it might be achieved.  It considers methodologies to measure and benchmark organisational resilience and determines that it is possible to […]

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