When the orphan becomes the focus of attention

Introducing the management of multilingualism to management education By Claudine Gaibrois University of St. Gallen (Switzerland) No business student will probably be able to escape cross-cultural management courses or Human Relations Management classes during his/her years at university. But what

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Academy of Management 2016

The Academy of Management (AOM) 2016 will take place at Anaheim (California) from August, 5 to 9, 2016. GEM&L will hold a Professional Development Workshop during this annual meeting. Conveners: Philippe Lecomte, Toulouse Business School, President of GEM&L Terry Mughan,

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global leadership Practices

Global Leadership Practices A Cross-Cultural Management Perspective Edited by Bettina Gehrke, Marie-Therese Claes        

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Claudine Gaibrois’ Phd Thesis defense

Power at work : The discursive construction of power relations in multilingual organizations Dissertation of the University of St. Gallen, School of Management PhD Supervisors : Prof. Dr. Chris Steyaert & Prof. Dr. Julia Nentwich. With our warmest congratulations !

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Mary Vigier’s PhD thesis defense

Congratulations to Mary Vigier for her brilliant thesis defense ! Interaction in Multicultural Project-Team Meetings: Managing the Formative Stages PhD supervisor : Prof. Helen Spencer-Oatey, University of Warwick (UK). Download :  

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Recent publications

Language in International Business: The Multilingual Reality of Global Business Expansion The Multilingual Reality of Global Business Expansion Rebecca Piekkari, Denice Welch, Lawrence Welch Edward Elgar (Ed)

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Nina Bellak’s thesis

Nina Bellak Can Language be Managed in International Business? Insights into Language Choice from a Case Study of Danish and Austrian Multinational Corporations (MNCs) LIMAC PhD School Department of International Business Communication Copenhagen Business School Thesis defense on September 3

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Jerôme Saulière’s PhD Thesis

Jérôme Saulière École doctorale de l’École polytechnique – Département Humanités et Sciences Sociales – Centre de Recherche en Gestion (CRG) Anglais correct exigé: Dynamiques et enjeux de l’anglicisation dans les entreprises françaises. Thesis defense on:  July 7  2014

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9th International Workshop on Management & Language – Helsinki 2015

Save the date ! 9th GEM&L WORKSHOP ON MANAGEMENT AND LANGUAGE 11-12 June 2015 Aalto University – School of Business Runeberginkatu 14–16, 00100 Helsinki Finland Hanken School of Economics Arkadiankatu 22, 00100 Helsinki, Finland « Language in Global Management and Business:

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8th international GEM&L conference

8th international GEM&L conference Toulouse Business School Toulouse, 26-28 March 2014 Call for Papers Language and company performance When Saussure laid the foundation of modern linguistics in the 1910’s, he made a sharp distinction between langue and parole (language and speech) that shaped much of

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