Management & Marketing Journal

Challenges for the Knowledge Society encourages innovative methods of thinking regarding the economy and business of the contemporary society.

The journal, founded in 2006, represents a project of the professional Society for Business Excellence. Presently the journal has as chief editor: prof. univ. dr. Alina Mihaela DIMA, and as assistant editors (technical and language editors): dr. Hadad Shahrazad and dr. Ramona Cantaragiu. The entire editorial team is made out of university professors part of the UNESCO Department for Business Administration, part of the Faculty of Business Administration (in foreign languages).
Starting with 2015 the Management & Marketing. Challenges for the Knowledge Society journal has started off its collaboration with the international publisher De Gruyter. The De Gruyter publisher, of german origin, has a 270 year tradition of publishing books and journals which are part of the academic environment.
The duty taken by the journal is to stimulate knowledge and introduce transformation by adding in-depth case studies, valuable qualitative and quantitative research work, furthering the comprehension and expertise of international academics, consultants, and practitioners of the 21st century.

The international journal Management & Marketing. Challenges for the Knowledge Society is a debate forum which focuses on the newest ideas from the management and marketing domains and publishes articles based on original research which cover subjects like:

  • General management
  • Relationship marketing
  • Business management
  • International marketing
  • Strategic management
  • Strategic marketing
  • Change management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Knowledge management
  • International business
  • Intellectual capital
  • Business education

All full papers are double-blind reviewed by experts in the field to ensure an adequate standard, that the proposed subject of their abstract has been followed, that the paper is of a suitable length and appropriately referenced and that the standard of English is adequate.

The process of review requires an average time of one month in order to certify the fact that the content is original, trustworthy and the interests of the journal are respected as previously mentioned.

At present time, the international journal Management & Marketing. Challenges for the Knowledge Society is ranked B+ by CNCSIS andis indexes in numerous international databases/catalogues: Elsevier – SCOPUS, EBSCO (relevant databases), EBSCO Discovery Services, DOAJ, ProQuest (relevant databases), CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities), EconLit, Microsoft Academic Search, TEMA Technik und Management, Baidu Scholar, ERIH PLUS (European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences), Cabell’s Directory, CEEOL, Celdes, CNKI Scholar, CNPIEC, Google Scholar, J-Gate, Naviga (Softweco), Primo Central (ExLibris), ReadCube, Research Papers in Economics (RePEc), Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest), TDOne (TDNet), Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb, WorldCat (OCLC).

An international evaluation of the journal places it among the best journals in the social science domain in Central and South-East Europe. The Management & Marketing. Challenges for the Knowledge Society obtained an ICV score of 5.71 following the Index Copernicus 2012 evaluation, a sizeable increase compared to 2009 when the score obtained was 3.27.


The Management & Marketing Journal – Challenges for the Knowledge Society requires a publication fee which depends on the following variables:

For Non-Members of the Society for Business Excellence: published article = €70

For Society for Business Excellence Members: no publication fee required


In present times the journal material is distributed to over 500 international libraries, among which we can name: Oxford Brookes University, The London Library, Boston University Libraries, Harvard University Library, Princeton University Library, Stanford University Libraries, Yale University Library.

If authors require any kind of guidance in establishing whether their work falls within the interests of the journal, they are most kindly invited to contact the editorial team at the following address: by sending an outline of their article or the abstract, before sending the entire manuscript.



Editorial team


Alina Mihaela DIMA


Management & Marketing Journal


Shahrazad Hadad