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Journal of Business and Psychology

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Duration first review round 1.4 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 1.4 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.0 compare →
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Quality of review reports 4.0 compare →
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Overall rating manuscript handling 4.0 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 6.0 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Rejected.

Motivation:
The editor explained their decision in detail. The feedback was constructive and focused on both strengths and weaknesses. The comments by the editor and the reviewers contained specific advice on how I could proceed with the manuscript, including references.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
4
Articles published last year
60
Manuscripts received last year
450
% accepted last year
11
% immediately rejected last year
20
Open access status
optional
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
2.25
Five-year impact factor
3.57

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Business and Psychology (JBP) is an international outlet publishing high quality research designed to advance organizational science and practice. Since its inception in 1986, the journal has published impactful scholarship in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management, Work Psychology, Occupational Psychology, and Vocational Psychology.