News 2007

December 3rd, 2007 Event (PhD Defense):Niels van Quaquebeke defended his PhD thesis on “Respect & Leadership: A Psychological Perspective” successfully. It will be published in the Wissenschaftsverlag Berlin. www

December 2nd, 2007 Echo (Welt am Sonntag):”Respect to motivate” was the title of a newspaper article on the work of the RespectResearchGroup. pdf

November 18th, 2007 Echo (WDR 5 Radio): “Respect! For who? And how?” was the issue of a special broadcast. Niels van Quaquebeke was interviewed on the topic.

November 15th, 2007 Service (Debate): Niels van Quaquebeke was invited as a guest speaker for Samova’s 8th philosophical talk series on the issue of “awareness”.

November 11th, 2007 Echo (Careerbuilder):The RespectResearchGroup was contracted to present results of its research at the German Careerbuilder site.

October 27th, 2007 Echo (Südkurier): The Südkurier Newspaper wrote on respect and results of our research. pdf

October 17th, 2007 Website (Gallery for respect pictures):Our gallery with relevant images related to the subject of respect has been set up now. Your recommendations and forwardings are most welcome.

October 10th, 2007 Service (AWO):Tilman Eckloff gave a presentation on a forum for hospital staff on the topic of respect in the relation of leaders and their followers.

October 8th, 2007 Echo (Hamburger Abendblazz):The Hamburger Abendblatt Newspaper wrote about respect in the relation between leaders and their subordinates.

October 5th, 2007 Film “What’s respect?”:Moritz Meyer and his brother Florian asked this question on the occasion of the new “Lord of the Flies ” production with pupils from diverse backgrounds at the Deutschen Schauspielhaus Theater.

September 29th, 2007 Echo (FOCUS-Online): FOCUS-Online wrote on results of our research in “Respect as factor of success”. www

May 9th-12th, 2007 Conference in Freiburg:Tilman Eckloff and Sebastian Zenker of the RespectResearchGroup present some works at the 11th Conference of the Section of Social Psychology.

September 9th, 2007 Echo (Deutsches Schauspielhaus): Due to a new production of “Lord of the Flies” at Hamburg’s Schauspielhaus theater, Niels van Quaquebeke was asked to provide some comments on the issue of respect (page 70). pdf

July 25th, 2007 Echo (Mopo): The Hamburg newspaper Morgenpost writes on “Why respect pays off – Young researchers fight for more positive recognition in organizations”. pdf

July 31st, 2007 Echo (Radio N-Joy): Why respect is more important than a salary raise. An interview with Niels van Quaquebeke.

July 9th, 2007 Article (Gruppendynamik und Organisationsberatung): Together with Prof. Erich H. Witte, we edit a special series on respect in the Gruppendynamik & Organisationsberatung Journal. The papers are provided in English.

June 18th, 2007 Colloquium in Tilburg: Niels van Quaquebeke presents his research on the egocentricity of leader- categorization processes at the Center for Justice and Social Decision Making at the Tilburg University.

June 12th, 2007 Symposion in Rotterdam: Niels van Quaquebeke talks on the legitimization of leadership at the Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University).

May 31st, 2007 Service (Media Roundtable): TheRespectResearchGroup presented their works on “respected leaders” and “respectful leadership” as part of the Hamburg Media Roundtable.

May 9th-12th, 2007 Conference in Stockholm: The RespectResearchGroup presents various works at the 13th Conference of the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology.

May 2nd, 2007 Echo (Deutsche Bank PWM) The Private Wealth Management magazine of Deutschen Bank reports in its newest issue on “values” on the work of the RespectResearchGroup. pdf

April 27th-29h, 2007 Conference in New York: Niels van Quaquebeke presents part of his work on leader categorization at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology in New York.

April 20th, 2007 Event (Open Doors):The RespectResearchGroup present its projects.

April 13th, 2007 Event (Research Day): Together with the HARP group, we present some “lessons learned” to interested students on how to found a research group and are available for a Q&A session afterwards. (10:00 to 12:00 at the University of Hamburg, Von Melle Park 5, Lecture Hall 4027).

March 28th-29th, 2007 Symposion in Aachen: Niels van Quaquebeke and Alice Buxton presented their works on the relevance of ideal values and counter- ideal values for businesses at the Leadership Meeting.

March 10th, 2007 Echo (LizzyNet): Niels van Quaquebeke in an interview with LizzyNet – online learning interatcive. part 1 www part 2 www

March 3rd, 2007 Distinguished!: Christina Mölders, member of the RespectResearchGroup, has been accepted by the prestigious German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes). Our group comprises four stipends of that foundation by now.

Feb. 16th, 2007 Media coverage (Handelsblatt): The Handelsblatt Newspaper reports on the “Who cares?” study in “Why respectful leaders are more important than salary”.pdf

Jan. 13th, 2007 Symposion in Hamburg: At the Hamburg Symposion on Methodology of Social Psychology, Niels van Quaquebeke and Tilman Eckloff present how leadership processes are mediated by identification and how respectful leadership feeds into this process.

Jan. 11th, 2007 Event (Panel discussion): In a panel discussion on the development of values Niels van Quaquebeke discusses with other scientist the topic from the perspectives of science.

Jan. 4th, 2007 Echo (Stern):Stern Magazine and Stern online report on the “Who cares?” study of RespectReseachGroup in an article titled “Awful bosses”.

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