Anne-Wil Harzing and Wilfred Mijnhardt

Anne-Wil Harzing is research professor and research development advisor at ESCP Europe and professor of international management at Middlesex University. Her research interests include international HRM, HQ-subsidiary relationships, the role of language in international business, and the quality and impact of academic research. She maintains an extensive website ( with resources for international management and academic publishing. Wilfred Mijnhardt is policy director at Rotterdam School of Management and executive director of the Erasmus Research Institute of Management at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He publishes a weblog Research Management in Management Research and shares his ideas on social media @wmijnhardt

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Proof Over Promise: Finding An Impact Factor for Your Career

Publishing in a high-impact journal carries the implicit promise that somehow an individual article also will be highly cited. But the proof of this logic remains unsubstantiated. How about measuring career impact more than journal impact? The authors offer one option they’ve developed.

9 years ago