The Friends' Decision-Making Process - a hidden gem?

Burton, Nicholas (2016) The Friends' Decision-Making Process - a hidden gem? Discussion Paper. Quakers & Business.

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Abstract

The Society of Friends (Quakers) has a long tradition in the world of business. In this short article, I characterise one aspect of a distinctly ‘Quaker way’ of doing business by examining the theology and process by which Friends conduct Meetings for Business which may have potential relevance as a collaborative method of decision-making in today’s increasingly complex business organisations.

Item Type: Report (Discussion Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Quakers; Decision-Making
Subjects: N100 Business studies
N200 Management studies
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > Newcastle Business School > Business and Management
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Depositing User: Nicholas Burton
Date Deposited: 12 Jan 2017 14:52
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2017 14:52
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/29118

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