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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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A t-shirt says "I love my job"
September 17, 2014
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Harikesh Nair: Human Resources’ Big Data Moment

A marketing professor explains how workplace analytics can transform how companies hire, evaluate, motivate, and retain employees.

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Huggy Rao
January 21, 2015
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Huggy Rao: How to Lead Change Within Your Organization

Professor Huggy Rao provides a practical framework for changing your company from the inside out.
Insights into the way companies operate on a global scale throughout the world.

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November 7, 2014
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Lindred Greer: Why Virtual Teams Have More Conflict

A professor of organizational behavior explains why disagreements among virtual teams can escalate more quickly than in face-to-face encounters.

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Women sitting at computers
January 9, 2015
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How Do You Get More Women into Technology?

Top executives discuss workplace diversity, leadership, and Silicon Valley.

Latest Stories in Management

June 1, 2007
Written

Coordinating Price and Quantity Can Help Your Competitive Advantage

A mathematical model aligns quantity and price to produce maximum profits.
May 1, 2007
Written

10 Ideas For Entrepreneurs Facing Personnel Issues

Entrepreneurs share notes on hiring, firing, and promoting employees in a growing company.
May 1, 2007
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How Corporate Leadership and Turnover Affect Startup Success

Research says management teams with broad functional diversity tend to be more successful more quickly.
April 1, 2007
Written

A Wage Imbalance Between the CEO and Workers Sends a Bad Message

Research explores the psychological effects of executive pay on corporate life.
February 1, 2007
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Michael Ducker: Our Global Network is Growing

The president of International FedEx Express says the new Asia Pacific hub will have a $60 billion impact on China's economy over the next 20 years.
January 15, 2007
Written

Negotiation Strategy: Seven Common Pitfalls to Avoid

A professor of organizational behavior explains the path to a successful negotiation.
January 1, 2007
Written

Ed Catmull: We Constantly Seek Out Small Crises

Pixar's president and cofounder explains that a company runs best when it's continually solving small problems in hopes of avoiding big ones.
January 1, 2007
Written

Michael Hannan: Startups Need to "Think Employees" from the Get-Go

How companies manage their employees turns out to be critical to their long-term success.
October 1, 2006
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Glenn Carroll: How Do You Successfully Merge Two Corporate Cultures?

A scholar explains why it is critical to understand companies' norms, beliefs, and values.
August 1, 2006
Written

Diverse Backgrounds and Personalities Can Strengthen Groups

"The worst kind of group for an organization that wants to be innovative and creative is one in which everyone is alike and gets along too well."