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March 26, 2015
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Negotiating the Big Deal: Cooperation Can Beat Confrontation

A scholar says being ambitious doesn’t necessarily mean being aggressive.

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January 14, 2015
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Zakary Tormala: Why Certainty Matters in Business

A psychologist explores what makes our attitudes change over time.

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April 2, 2015
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Scotty McLennan: The Benefits of Mixing Spirituality With Work

Stanford’s former Dean for Religious Life says there’s no need to check your religion at the door on Monday.
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April 6, 2015
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Patrick Dillingham and Sean Koffel: “Do What You Love and What You’re Good At”

The cofounders of Windy Hill Spirits discuss entrepreneurship, career management, and the best advice they’ve ever received.

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A sign on a light in a startup office that reads, "Sorry for the inconvenience, but we are trying to change the world." Reuters/Thomas Peter
March 11, 2015
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How to Preserve a Startup Culture as a Company Grows

The intense atmosphere at startups can make conflicts difficult to resolve.

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February 1, 2008
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Pondering the Ethics of Global Business

The Stanford GSB Alumni Association's Lifelong Learning program and Stanford Law School sponsored the discussion led by Professor David Brady.
January 1, 2008
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Brian S. Lowery: How Framing Impacts Views on Affirmative Action

Concern about group position and well-being can tilt peoples' opinions against affirmative action policies, even if they want to help minorities.
January 1, 2008
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Unconscious Racial Stereotypes Can Be Reversible

Negative racial stereotypes affect even the most well-intentioned people, but research shows we can also be influenced for the better.
December 1, 2007
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Research: Corruption Causes Business Inefficiency

In countries where government corruption is higher, companies use significantly more employees to get the same job done.
December 1, 2007
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Steve Wozniak: First Your Create It, Then You Grow It

The Apple Computer cofounder explains how his passion for invention meshed with Steve Jobs' "vision of making companies."
November 1, 2007
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Carlos Ghosn: Global Alliances Critical for Any Company's Survival

The Nissan-Renault CEO says the more car manufacturers join forces, the more they can afford the technology expenses required for innovation.
October 1, 2007
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Infosys Leaders: We Aim to Benefit Stakeholders and Society

Narayana and Sudha Murthy explain that part of their business plan included large-scale job creation in India to help eradicate poverty.
September 1, 2007
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Jeffrey Pfeffer: How Employee Financial Incentives Can Backfire

Research shows bonuses and incentives are nice gestures of recognition, but aren't effective to drive behavior.
September 1, 2007
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Margaret Neale: Why You Should Make the First Move in a Negotiation

The scholar says acting first gives you more power.
August 1, 2007
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Robert Joss: "Leadership Is Not About You"

The dean of Stanford GSB says, the day you become a leader, it's about the people who work for you.