SAGE Business Cases: Coaching & Mentoring Series

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SAGE Publishing continues to grow its teaching case collection, SAGE Business Cases, across the business and management spectrum while zeroing in on topics we care deeply about. The Coaching and Mentoring series aims to publish and disseminate creative business pedagogy that inspires students to think beyond their own advancement and focus on how they can help others learn and grow.

The Coaching and Mentoring series is edited by: 

  • Pauline Fatien Diochon, Ph.D., SKEMA Business School
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    Pauline Fatien Diochon, PhD, is an educator and researcher in management with a focus on the ethical, spatial and political dimensions of organizational phenomena, such as leadership development (especially coaching and mentoring). She strives to develop creative learning approaches that contribute to the development of individuals and organizations. Her perspectives are notably anchored in critical management studies and enriched by an international life and career in Europe, North and South America.

    You can find her latest work at Organization, Business Ethics Quarterly, Scandinavian Journal of Management, Journal of Management Inquiry, etc. She holds a PhD in Management from HEC School of Management, Paris, France, and is an Associate Professor of Management at SKEMA Business School, France.

    Let’s contribute together to the future of managerial education! Submit a case study!

    Call for Papers

    Partner with SAGE to develop your COACHING & MENTORING teaching case.

    For further details on submissions, Click here

    Suggested topics include:

    • Ethics in coaching/mentoring
    • Cultural issues in coaching/mentoring
    • Power issues in coaching/mentoring
    • Emotions in coaching/mentoring
    • Coaching and mentoring at a distance
    • Implementation of mentoring/coaching programs
    • Coaching and mentoring education

    The topics above are merely an illustration. We encourage a broad spectrum of cases on all topics related to individual/team/organizational coaching & mentoring from various industries, countries, & disciplines.

    SAGE is pleased to offer case authors:

    • Double-blind peer review of your case and teaching notes 
    • A thorough editorial process, working to develop your ideas and prepare cases for successful publication
    • Freedom to include your students in the case research and writing process
    • Copyright in your name and final PDF for ease of use in your classroom
    • $500 when your case is published
    • An international audience for your work, supported by the global sales force at SAGE


    • We look for cases between 1,000 and 5,000 words.
    • Please include discussion questions and teaching notes.
    • Guidelines and templates may be found here
    • Manuscripts are accepted through our ScholarOne portal
    • Authors receive decisions within 6-8 weeks of submission.

    For questions and sample cases, contact:

    Pauline Fatien Diochon (, Series Editor

    Rebecca Frankel (, Associate Editor 

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