Can marketers create brand value by fanning the flames of a social media firestorm?
Joachim Scholz and Andrew N. Smith investigate how social media firestorms can actually provide opportunities to create brand value, and argue that brands can benefit from fighting back online.Read more
Can we trust consumer reviews of pilgrimage sites?
Tom van Laer & Elif Izberk-Bilgin explore how consumers communicate the spiritual and material aspects of pilgrimage experiences by examining over 800 online consumer reviews of the most sacred pilgrimage sites of the world’s major five faith groups.Read more
Entrepreneurial marketing and hybrid entrepreneurship
Caitlin Ferreira discusses research with Sarah Lord Ferguson and Leyland Pitt into hybrid entrepreneurship, and introduces the concept of the comfort entrepreneur.Read more
Advancing Spillover Research: Behavioural, Contextual and Temporal Approaches
JMM Special Issue Call for Papers: Advancing Spillover Research: Behavioural, Contextual and Temporal Approaches. (Deadline for submissions 1 March 2020). Guest Editors: Danae Manika & Diana Gregory-Smith.Read more
Understanding how and why people change
Sharyn Rundle-Thiele and Patricia David discuss their research with Willmott, Pang, Eagle and Hay, investigating how new methods and more robust research designs that track individual people over time help us to learn why some people change behaviour and why others don’t.Read more