Leeds University Business School is proud to be a top ten research-intensive institution. Our research mission is to produce and disseminate research of world-class, to increase knowledge, skills, understanding and impact.
This blog showcases some of our research and the impact it has had by inspiring business managers, informing policy makers and influencing society. It also features informative entries for researchers at various stages of their careers, as well as news and opinion pieces of interest to the business research community. All the articles on this blog are the view of the individual authors, not Leeds University Business School or the University of Leeds.
Dr Vera Trappmann explains the difference between research with impact and research impact cases.
Dr Kay Guccione, University of Sheffield, offers advice on how to move towards research independence.
Royal Literary Fund Consultant Fellow, Katie Grant, offers some advice on writing for impact.
Louisa Hill offers advice on how to make valuable connections at conferences.
Journal special issues have become increasingly popular. This post considers the challenges and rewards of being an editor of a special issue.
Charlie Rapple, co-founder of Kudos, discusses ideas from a workshop at the 2016 ARMA conference on how to broaden the visibility of your research.
Louisa Hill provides some useful advice on how to write a successful conference proposal.
Postgraduate Researcher Anna Virágos explains why she thinks it’s beneficial to undertake a placement alongside your PhD.