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M Woods
University of Tasmania
68Publications
6H-index
155Citations
Publications 68
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Published on Nov 2, 2018in Journal of American College Health 1.33
Km Barry17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Tasmania),
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Tasmania)
+ 2 AuthorsE Warnecke5
Estimated H-index: 5
(University of Tasmania)
AbstractObjectives: To examine the impact of guided mindfulness practice on psychological distress and psychological capital (hope, optimism, resilience, and efficacy) in doctoral candidates. Participants: Recruitment of a convenience sample of doctoral candidates occurred in July 2015 and participants were randomly allocated to the control or intervention group (38 and 34 participants completed the trial, respectively). Methods: A single-blinded, randomized controlled trial with intention-to-tr...
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Angela Martin17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Tasmania),
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Tasmania),
S Dawkins6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Tasmania)
Purpose Mental health conditions such as depression are prevalent in working adults, costly to employers, and have implications for legal liability and corporate social responsibility. Managers play an important role in determining how employees’ and organizations’ interests are reconciled in situations involving employee mental ill-health issues. The purpose of this paper is to explore these situations from the perspective of managers in order to develop theory and inform practice in workplace ...
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Published on Sep 2, 2018
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Tasmania),
Rp Adhikari5
Estimated H-index: 5
(University of Tasmania)
+ 3 AuthorsRobyn Eversole13
Estimated H-index: 13
(Swinburne University of Technology)
This paper discusses the development of the Toowoomba Surat Basin Enterprise economic development organization and how it used marketing and marketing support activities to enhance the region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and foster entrepreneurial activity by local firms.
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Published on Sep 2, 2018
Rp Adhikari5
Estimated H-index: 5
(University of Tasmania),
L Bonney4
Estimated H-index: 4
(University of Tasmania)
+ 5 AuthorsMorgan P. Miles26
Estimated H-index: 26
(University of Canterbury)
ABSTRACTThis article develops a community entrepreneurship development (CED) framework and illustrates its use in a case study of the current and potential value of agriculture to the Barossa Valley in South Australia. The CED offers a framework for rural regional development that both practitioners and policymakers can use to develop and leverage entrepreneurial competencies and other forms of community capital to foster entrepreneurship at the community level. It assesses the potential for lev...
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Published on Jan 1, 2018
Km Barry17
Estimated H-index: 17
,
E Warnecke5
Estimated H-index: 5
,
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
Undertaking a PhD can be very stressful, due to a range of challenges. These include having to develop discipline expertise as well as generic skills (such as academic writing and maintaining motivation) during a largely solo pursuit. Concern has been growing about the prevalence of mental health issues (such as depression and anxiety) among PhD candidates. A survey of more than 2,000 graduate research students from 26 countries published this year found they were six times as likely to experien...
Published on Jan 1, 2018
Rp Adhikari5
Estimated H-index: 5
,
L Bonney4
Estimated H-index: 4
+ 5 AuthorsMorgan P. Miles26
Estimated H-index: 26
This article develops a community entrepreneurship development (CED) framework and illustrates its use in a case study of the current and potential value of agriculture to the Barossa Valley in South Australia. The CED offers a framework for rural regional development that both practitioners and policymakers can use to develop and leverage entrepreneurial competencies and other forms of community capital to foster entrepreneurship at the community level. It assesses the potential for leveraging ...
Published on Jan 1, 2018
E Altmann2
Estimated H-index: 2
,
L Coates1
Estimated H-index: 1
,
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
Tasmania is in the grip of a rental housing affordability crisis. What do local governments do to help?
Published on Jan 1, 2018
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
,
S Dawkins6
Estimated H-index: 6
+ 1 AuthorsAngela Martin17
Estimated H-index: 17
Published on Jan 1, 2018
Oc Rundle2
Estimated H-index: 2
,
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
,
L Michaelson
Where a worker makes a claim for workers' compensation, employers may resist the payment of compensation on the basis that they have a defence. This article concerns the preliminary processes by which disputes about liability are raised and determined in Australian jurisdictions, with a particular focus upon the procedure that applies in Tasmania. The article first introduces the substantive legal context of the procedures discussed, dispute systems concepts and terminology. The claims-making pr...
Published on Aug 30, 2017
Sriya Bhattacharyya1
Estimated H-index: 1
,
M Woods6
Estimated H-index: 6
,
M. Brinton Lykes19
Estimated H-index: 19
This research engaged a grounded theory process to explore whether or not and, if so, in what ways, an affirmative action quota policy disrupted historical power structures towards generating change in one university community in rural India. This rural university community has implemented an affirmative action quota system for three decades. Participants’ embrace of and resistance to diversity and caste-based social transformations were identified through an analysis of in-depth interviews with...
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