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A visitor looks at a monumental sculpture by artist Robert Therrien in the Metropolitan Arts Centre in Belfast. Reuters/Cathal McNaughton
June 5, 2015

Stereotyping Makes People More Likely to Act Badly

Even slight cues, like reading a negative stereotype about your race or gender, can have an impact.


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June 30, 2015

Josh Becker: “You Have to Keep Trying Until You Find the Big Opportunity”

The founder of Lex Machina discusses integrity, flexibility, and the importance of delegation.


Two individuals talking | Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon
June 11, 2015

Carole Robin: How to Create a Feedback-Rich Environment

Giving and receiving constructive criticism takes practice.
Insights into the way companies operate on a global scale throughout the world.


 Officials at a vote-counting center in Nairobi, Kenya | Reuters/Karel Prinsloo
June 10, 2015

Sangick Jeon: How Do You Manage Diversity?

In Kenya, a Stanford researcher shows that ethnic diversity can spur productivity.


An electronic ticker is seen inside a Bank of America branch in New York | Reuters/Shannon Stapleton
May 19, 2015

Anat Admati: Are Banks Safe Now?

A scholar and a former regulator both warn that safeguards are lacking to prevent another financial crisis.

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People in the Minority May Know Themselves Better

Research explores why some people hold minority opinions and also seek them out.
February 1, 2010

Isadore Sharp: We Hire for Attitude

The Four Seasons Hotels founder says a key decision early on was firing top people who weren't motivated to serve customers above all else.
February 1, 2010

Netflix Broke the Rules and Won

Research explores how the DVD rental company succeeded in a tough marketplace.
January 26, 2010

John Mackey: Putting Business on a Path to Higher Consciousness

The Whole Foods CEO says a “conscious business” is one that subscribes not to the almighty dollar but to changing and improving the world.
January 1, 2010

Carlos Ghosn: Electric Cars Are Alive and Well

The CEO of Nissan says the forthcoming Leaf will be key to his company's zero-emissions future.
November 1, 2009

The Right Decisions Aren't Always Easy, Says Avon's Jung

Andrea Jung stuck with a company she loved. Today, she's turning heads, as Avon's CEO. The firm is a success story in a brutal economic climate.
July 1, 2009

Services Market Is Key to Open Source Software

Researchers explore the key factors in the decision to create open source software.
June 1, 2009

Why Seeking Common Ground Can Backfire

Research shows that conversations between people seeking common ground can influence which ideas and people gain cultural prominence.
May 11, 2009

Management Values that Count

Stanford Graduate School of Business Dean Robert L. Joss recalls powerful lessons from his grandfather, a dairy farmer.
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Jeff Epstein: Being Part of the Changing Business Landscape

The Oracle CFO explains his long career path—through booms and busts and times of struggle—to working in tech.