Articles by Linda A. Livingstone, PhD

Linda A. Livingstone, PhD, has served as the first woman dean of Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management since 2002. She oversaw a $200 million expansion of the business school's regional campuses, increased the school's international partnerships to 30 business schools around the world, and led the school to membership in the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative and as a signatory to the Principles for Responsible Management Education. Under her leadership, the business school launched the Dean's Executive Leadership Series, a high-profile lecture program that brings to campus leading business innovators. An award-winning teacher, Dr. Livingstone's research focuses on creativity in organizations as influenced by the fit between the individual and the organizational environment. She is the author of business textbooks and numerous scholarly articles that have appeared in Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Journal of Management Education, and the Journal of Management.

Integrating a Spiritual Life into the Work Life

This article addresses the growing disconnect between an individual’s personal spiritual beliefs and professional code of conduct with particular application to the academy.

2014 Volume 17 Issue 1 - By

Carl Schramm Talks Expeditionary Economics

Carl Schramm, President and CEO of the Kauffman Foundation, discusses his concept of expeditionary economics in this video interview.

2010 Volume 13 Issue 2 - By

Eight Key Attributes of Effective Leaders

Graziadio Dean Linda A. Livingstone compiles eight key attributes of effective leaders and words of advice from various speakers from the Dean’s Executive Leadership Series (DELS).

2009 Volume 12 Issue 4 - By

Editor’s Note

The GBR is read by thousands each month. To continue our upward trajectory in the academic business publication arena, we have some watershed changes to announce.

2007 Volume 10 Issue 3 - By

Conversation with AT&T’s Betsy Bernard

An interview with Betsy Bernard, former president of AT&T and member of AT&T’s Office of the Chairman, the company’s governing executive panel.

2003 Volume 6 Issue 4 - By

Improving Research Performance

Managing the research environment involves assessing capability, but don’t let stereotypes unduly affect your decisions.

2003 Volume 6 Issue 2 - By and