Bill Harley is Professor of Management, Associate Dean (Global Engagement) and Centre for Workplace Leadership Theme Leader, in the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Melbourne. Bill's research interests concern high performance work systems, work organisation and workplace industrial relations. He has acted as a consultant to numerous organisations, including the ILO and the OECD. Bill's work has been published in leading international journals including Industrial Relations, British Journal of Industrial Relations, Journal of Management Studies and Work Employment and Society. He is currently General Editor of Journal of Management Studies.