HELPFUL BOOKS, ARTICLES, & LINKS

ADULT EDUCATION

Knowles, M.S., Holton, E.F., & Swanson, R.A.  (2005). The Adult Learner: The Definitive Classic in Adult Education and Human Resource Development (5th ed.). Burlington, MA: Elsevier.

Merriam, S. B., & Bierema, L. L. (2014). Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice.  San Francisco, CA:  Jossey-Bass.

Association for Talent Development

Central Indiana Chapter Association for Talent Development

American Association for Adult and Continuing Education

PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE

Blazey, M. L. (2015).  Insights to Performance Excellence (2015-2016): Using the Integrated Management System and the Baldrige Framework.  Milwaukee, WI:  American Society for Quality.

The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program

The Partnership for Excellence

American Society for Quality

QUALITATIVE RESEARCH

Corbin, J. & Strauss, A. (2008). Basics of qualitative research. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

Glaser, B. G., & Strauss, A. L. (2008). The discovery of grounded theory: Strategies for qualitative research. New Brunswick, CT: Transaction Publishers.

Hatch, J. A. (2002). Doing qualitative research in education settings. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Miles, M. B., Huberman, A. M., & Saldana, J. (2014). Qualitative Data Analysis: A Methods Sourcebook (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

Patton, M. Q. (2002). Qualitative Research & Evaluation Methods (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

Rubin, H. J. & Rubin, I. S. (2005). Qualitative interviewing: The art of hearing data.  Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

Yin, R.K. (2014). Case Study Research: Design and Methods. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

COACHING

International Coach Federation

iPEC

Energy Leadership

RESEARCH

American Educational Research Association

STUDENT RETENTION - HIGHER EDUCATION

Center for the Study of College Student Retention