Our Kafkaesque World. International Journal of Business and Globalisation, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2016. Journal website.
Beyond communication skills -- human relating: a doorway to doing good business, by Alison Donaldson and Michael MacMahon, e-Organisations & People, journal of the Association of Management Education & Development (AMED), Vol. 23, No. 2, summer 2016. Download PDF or support e-O&P by buying the article or subscribing to the journal here.
Revealing tales about trust. e-Organisations & People, Vol.23, No.4, winter 2016. Download PDF.
Trust and the emotional bank account, by Alison Donaldson & Rob Warwick. Available as a Croner Strategic Briefing, April 2016.
The emergence of trusting relationships, by Alison Donaldson & Rob Warwick. Research paper for Roffey Park Institute, 2016. Free PDF from Roffey Park.
Learning from experience: why history matters in organisational life. e-Organisations & People, winter 2013. Download PDF.
Making the Invisible Visible. Editorial for special issue of e-Organisations & People. AMED, March 2012. Available free from AMED.
A community of influence: clinician researchers join to make a difference to people affected by consequences of cancer treatment. Chapter in: Suchman et al. Leading Change in Healthcare: transforming organizations using complexity, positive psychology and relationship-centred care. Radcliffe Publishing, 2011. See book on Amazon.
BOOK: Communities of Influence: improving healthcare through conversations and connections. By Donaldson, Lank & Maher, Radcliffe Publishing, 2011. More information at: www.communities-of-influence.co.uk.
Beyond paperwork: conversation-entwined writing, or becoming alive to the special qualities of writing and conversation. Organisations & People, November 2009. Contact me for PDF.
A Bright Star Touches Everyone: a moment of common reference among cancer patients. International Journal of Collaborative Practices 1(1), 2009:40-41. Contact me for PDF.
Striking moments: how reflective writing can develop new ways of seeing and acting. Organisations & People, February 2008. Contact me for PDF.
Reflexive writing and the social life of documents. Paper presented at EGOS conference in Vienna, 2007. Contact me for PDF.
Writing in organizational life: how a technology simultaneously forms and is formed by human interaction. Chapter by Alison Donaldson in: Experiencing emergence in organizations (ed. R Stacey). Routledge, 2005. Download PDF.
DOCTORAL THESIS: The part played by writing in the organisational conversation, thesis for Doctor of Management in Organisational Change, Business School, University of Hertfordshire, 2003. Contact me for PDF.