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Previously published as International Journal of Service Industry Management
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16th November 2012: We are deeply saddened to let you know that Robert (Bob) Johnston the founding editor of JOSM passed away early this week. A number of his colleagues have passed on their condolences, which can be seen here: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/products/journals/news_story.htm?id=4400
The Journal of Service Management focuses on services management research and provides a communication medium for those working in the service management field irrespective of discipline, functional area, sector nationality. The journal publishes double-blind reviewed papers from both academics and practitioners.
As economies across the world have become more service orientated, so does the importance of studying and understanding all aspects of managing service. These new managerial challenges include traditional service organizations not only in hospitality and retail nut also in information, engineering, health care, consulting, government. not-for-profits, and services in manufacturing companies. All require new knowledge, skills and abilities in the emerging science of service which can be found within the journal.
Access to such a wide variety of research and case history information gives service industry managers the opportunity to keep abreast of new thinking, and adapt ideas to work successfully within their own organizations.
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Journal of Service Management is available as part of an online subscription to the Emerald Business, Management & Strategy eJournals Collection. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Emerald Business, Management & Strategy eJournals Collection page.
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