We need your opinion

The goal of this blog is to inform, give advice and debate. That´s why we need all of you to get engaged, to share information on topics you consider to be interesting, to ask for help from your fellow students when you need some feedback, to give advice when you come across something useful. In … Continue reading We need your opinion

PLS Tutorials

Smart PLS is great (though not for Macs) but like any piece of statistical software, there´s a learning curve. If you´re struggling to get started, consider turning to these videos for help. They´re offered by the Georgia R School for free. They also offer rather accessible courses on PLS and R online. Tutorial 1. How to Draw … Continue reading PLS Tutorials

Formative vs. reflective measurement models

This video is great at explaining the difference between formative and reflective models. Why is this distinction important? Because when you use factor analysis, structural equation modeling or any multidimensional concept (which is the norm in management research), then you will need to explain the reasons for your choice. For more information, feel free to also … Continue reading Formative vs. reflective measurement models