College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

 Joshua J. Daspit, Ph.D.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of North Texas, Strategic Management
  • MBA, University of St. Thomas, International Management
  • BS, Lamar University, Political Science

Recent Publications

2018
  • "Absorptive capacity in virtual teams: Examining the influence of diversity and innovation", with Fadi Batarseh and John M. Usher, Journal of Knowledge Management, 2018.
2017
  • "Family firm human resource practices: Investigating the effects of professionalization and bifurcation bias on performance", with Kristen Madison, Kyle Turner, and Franz W. Kellermanns, Journal of Business Research, 2017.
  • "Toward a typology of family firm corporate entrepreneurship", with Robert Randolph and Zonghui Li, Journal of Small Business Management, 2017.
  • "The emergence of bifurcation bias from unbalanced families: Examining HR practices in the family firm using circumplex theory", with Kristen Madison, Tim Barnett, and Rebecca Long, Human Resource Management Review, 2017.
  • "Collaboration capability in virtual teams: Examining the influence on diversity and innovation", with Fadi Batarseh and John M. Usher, International Journal of Innovation Management, 2017.
  • "Capability configuration in software industry SMEs: The CAO model of ordinary capabilities", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Journal of Small Business Management, 2017.
2016
  • "Facilitating team projects in the online classroom: Enhancing student team effectiveness", with Erin B. McLaughlin, Business Education Innovation Journal, 2016, vol. 8, no. 2, p 110-113.
  • "A grounded theoretical approach to understanding innovation in destination marketing organizations", with Staci M. Zavattaro, Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2016, vol. 22, no. 4, p 349-364.
  • "Examining family firm succession from a social exchange perspective: A multi-phase, multi-stakeholder review", with Daniel T. Holt, James Chrisman, and Rebecca Long, Family Business Review, 2016, vol. 29, p 44-64.
  • "Understanding family firm innovation heterogeneity: A typology of family governance and socioemotional wealth intentions", with Zonghui Li, Journal of Family Business Management, 2016, vol. 6, no. 2, p 103-121.
  • "The value-creating role of firm capabilities: Mapping relationships among absorptive capacity, ordinary capabilities, and performance", with Derrick E. D'Souza and Lisa A. Dicke, Journal of Managerial Issues, 2016, vol. 28, no. Spring/Summer, p 9-29.
2015
  • "Assessing managerial methods for measuring place brand equity: A qualitative investigation", with Staci M. Zavattaro and Frank Adams, Tourism Management, 2015, vol. 47, no. 1, p 11-21.
  • "Diagnosing Innovation Readiness in Family Firms", with Daniel T. Holt, California Management Review, 2015, vol. 58, no. 1, p 82-96.
  • "The role of positive psychological states in online learning: Integrating psychological capital into the Community of Inquiry framework", with T. C. Mims and Staci M. Zavattaro, Journal of Management Education, 2015, vol. 39, no. 5, p 626-649.
  • "Examining the influence of transculturation on work ethic in the United States", with Dwight M. Hite and Xueni (Judy) Dong, Cross Cultural Management, 2015, vol. 22, no. 1, p 145-162.
2014
  • "Mitigating moral hazard in entrepreneurial networks: Examining structural and relational social capital in East Africa", with Rebecca Long, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 2014, vol. 38, no. 6, p 1343-1350.
  • "A tale of perception: The role of perceived intent on OCBs and interpersonal relationships", with Ericka R. Lawrence and C. Justice Tillman, Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 2014, vol. 15, no. 3, p 168-189.
  • "TMT shared leadership and firm performance: Investigating the mediating role of absorptive capacity", with Indu Ramachandran and Derrick E. D'Souza, Journal of Managerial Issues, 2014, vol. 26, no. 3, p 219-239.
  • "Integrating innovation and absorptive capacity into the place branding process: A capability-based perspective", with Staci M. Zavattaro, Journal of Place Management and Development, 2014, vol. 7, no. 3, p 206-224.
2013
  • "Understanding the multi-dimensional nature of absorptive capacity", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Journal of Managerial Issues, 2013, vol. 25, no. 3, p 299-316.
  • "Introducing the institutional (d)evolution framework to examine policies and practices regarding sexual orientation", with Staci M. Zavattaro, Administrative Theory & Praxis, 2013, vol. 35, no. 3, p 441-447.
  • "Cross-functional team effectiveness: An examination of internal team environment, shared leadership, and cohesion influences", with C. Justice Tillman, Nancy G. Boyd, and Victoria McKee, Team Performance Management, 2013, vol. 19, no. 1/2, p 34-56.
2012
  • "Strategic management: Is it an academic discipline?", with Marcus Z. Cox, Erin McLaughlin, and Raymond Jones, Journal of Business Strategies, 2012, vol. 29, no. 1, p 25-42.
  • "Using the Community of Inquiry framework to introduce wiki environments in blended learning pedagogies: Evidence from a business capstone course", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Academy of Management Learning & Education, 2012, vol. 11, no. 4, p 666-683.

Recent Presentations

2017
  • "‘Bridging the gap’ between family and nonfamily knowledge: A dispersion model of complementary resources and innovation", with Kristen Madison and Emily Garrigues Marett, International Family Enterprise Research Association (IFERA) Research Development Workshop, Free University of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy; Family Enterprise Research Conference, Asheville, North Carolina, , 2017.
  • "Examining antecedents of opportunity exploration in copreneurial firms: An extension of Olson’s circumplex model", with Dustin Odom, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 2017.
2016
  • "(Un)intended effects of professionalization: An investigation of bifurcation bias in family firms", with Kristen Madison and Kyle Turner, Academy of Management, Anaheim, California, 2016.
  • "Emerging market environmental influences on EMNCs: A knowledge based typology of EMNC strategies", with Indu Ramachandran, Academy of Management, Anaheim, California, 2016.
  • "Family firm governance through strategic cronyism: Inviting nonfamily managers to the party", with Kristen Madison, Sohrab Soleimanof, and Emily Garrigues Marett, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Nova Lima, Brazil, 2016.
2015
  • "Implications of nonfamily participation in family firms: Buffers of inferior firm performance", with Hanqing Fang, James Chrisman, and Z. Li, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Burlington, VT, 2015.
  • "Development of a measure for metacognition in online and blended-learning environments", with T. C. Mims, Society for Marketing Advances, San Antonio, Texas, 2015.
  • "The influence of bifurcation bias on the performance of the professionalized family firm", with Kyle Turner, Kristen Madison, and Franz Kellermanns, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 2015.
  • "Strategic responses to emerging market environmental influences: A typology of absorptive capacity configurations for EMNC internationalization", with Indu Ramachandran, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 2015.
  • "Understanding the direct and indirect effects of firm-level diversity practices: Influences on R&D and performance", with John De Leon, Jay Orr, and Jason R. Lambert, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 2015.
  • "TMT conflict and absorptive capacity: Direct influences and roles of strategic orientations", with MIchele Medina and Indu Ramachandran, Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada, 2015.
  • "Separate, but equal: An empirical assessment of the effect of bifurcation bias on family firm performance", with Kristen Madison, Kyle D. Turner, and Franz W. Kellermanns, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Burlington, VT, 2015.
  • "Understanding emerging market environmental influences and strategic responses of EMNCs: A typology of strategies and absorptive capacity configurations", with Indu Ramachandran, Strategic Management Society, Denver, CO, 2015.
  • "Introducing the readiness for innovation in family firms (RIFF) assessment: A practical framework for diagnosing innovation readiness", with Daniel T. Holt, Managing innovation in Family firms: In search of new practices, strategies, and organizational solutions workshop, Milan, Itally, 2015.
2014
  • "Demystifying the perplexity of capability value creation: A configuration of ordinary capabilities and the impact on firm performance", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Southern Management Association, Savannah, Georgia, 2014.
  • "Navigating the entrepreneurial process in emerging markets: The influence of exploration and exploitation and institutional factors", with Indu Ramachandran, Southern Management Association, Savannah, Georgia, 2014.
  • "Symposium: The nexus of innovation and entrepreneurship", with Mary Beth Rousseau, Franz W. Kellermanns, Jennifer C. Sexton, Dev K. Dutta, and Manpreet Hora, Southern Management Association, Savannah, Georgia, 2014.
  • "Social Media Use by Place Branding Professionals: An Exploratory Study", with Staci M Zavatarro and Frank Adams, American Political Science Association Annual Meeting & Exhibition , Washington, DC, 2014.
  • "Corporate brand identity: The use of social media by family firms", with Staci M. Zavattaro and Daniel T. Holt, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, 2014.
  • "Is failing to plan, planning to fail? An examination of proactiveness and planning on multi-level influences to minimize family firm succession failure", with Laura Marler, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, 2014.
  • "Understanding familiness in organizational networks: Social capital and ambidexterity in family business groups", with Zonghui Li and Rebecca Long, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, 2014.
  • "Understanding the role of an innovation capability in place branding: An exploratory analysis", with Staci M. Zavattaro and Frank Adams, Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, Illinois, 2014.
  • "Demystifying the perplexity of capability value creation: An examination of zero-order capabilities and the impact on firm performance", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Southwest Academy of Management, Dallas, Texas, 2014.
  • "The role of positive psychological states in online learning: Integrating psychological capital into the Community of Inquiry framework", with Staci M. Zavattaro and T. C. Mims, Southwest Academy of Management, Dallas, Texas, 2014.
2013
  • "A case of think and click: Technology’s role in the advancement of case-based pedagogy", with Raymond Jones, Marcus Z. Cox, and Phillip Davis, (Invited to speak as panelist.) Southern Management Association, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2013.
  • "Creating firm value: Examining relationships among TMT shared leadership, firm absorptive capacity, and performance", with Indu Ramachandran and Derrick E. D'Souza, Southern Management Association, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2013.
  • "The convergence of work ethic in the United States: A transculturation perspective", with Dwight Hite and Xueni (Judy) Dong, Academy of Management, Orlando, Florida, 2013.
  • "Facilitating online and face-to-face student teams: A best practice for enhancing the internal environment and team effectiveness", with Erin McLaughlin, Academy of Management Teaching and Learning Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2013.
  • "The absorptive capacity of familiness: Group and firm-level capabilities in the family firm", with Rebecca Long, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Viña del Mar, Chile, 2013.
  • "Commentary on 'Kinship in Entrepreneur Networks: Performance effects of resource assembly in Africa'", Theories of Family Enterprise, London, England, 2013.
2012
  • "Understanding the absorptive capacity of SMEs: An examination of firms in the software industry", with Derrick E. D'Souza, Southern Management Association, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2012.
  • "Public privatization: An examination of reinventing government on organizational climate and job satisfaction", with Somporn Khunwishit, Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012.