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Edward Lazear. Credit: Nancy Rothstein
March 8, 2019
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Work Is a Competitive Sport

What keeps people motivated at work? A professor of economics says it’s all about how you structure compensation.

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Charles A. O'Reilly III and Amy Wilkinson. Credit: Drew Kelly
March 6, 2019
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Can a Giant Company Behave Like a Startup?

Stanford GSB faculty reveal the art of engineering entrepreneurialism within existing organizations.

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Amy Wilkinson, lecturer in management. Credit:
March 1, 2019
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Networking Minds for Open Innovation

The spark needed to ignite your next idea may be half a world away.

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Lindred Leura Greer. Credit: Nancy Rothstein
February 22, 2019
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Startup Success Secrets

Many startups fail in the early stages. The reason? Often it’s people problems.

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Phil Knight, Nike cofounder. Credit: Stacy Geiken
February 14, 2019
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Phil Knight on the Controversial Kaepernick Ad and Nike’s Never-Give-Up Attitude

“It doesn’t matter how many people hate your brand as long as enough people love it.”
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Ken Frazier: Diverse Boards Create Impactful Companies

On this podcast episode, the CEO of Merck talks with students on seeking leadership opportunities that will maximize positive impact.
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Magic Johnson: Understand Your Customers and Over-Deliver

On this podcast episode, the former basketball star discusses his pivot from the court to the boardroom.
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Rahm Emanuel: Communicate Strength, Confidence, and Optimism

The Chicago mayor talks negotiation tips and how to not lose sight of your end goals.
November 30, 2018
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Sheryl Sandberg: Careers Aren’t Ladders, They’re Jungle Gyms

Facebook’s COO visited Stanford Graduate School of Business and shared insights on dreaming for the long run, but planning for the short term.
November 26, 2018
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Does Workplace Ageism Affect Women and Men Differently?

A new study suggests that women are perceived as less of a threat by younger colleagues.
November 12, 2018
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What Do Employees Really Want?

Want to scale your company? Then take good care of your best employees.
November 7, 2018
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When People Would Rather Work with Competent Jerks Than Likable Fools

When money is on the line, a new study finds, people give less weight to social warmth.
October 26, 2018
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What Our Emails Reveal

It’s hard to hide how you really feel in email.
October 18, 2018
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Are You an Ethical Leader?

Good intentions and gut instinct won’t take you far enough, say two Stanford GSB professors.
October 15, 2018
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How CEOs-In-Waiting Buy the Companies They Want to Run

A little-known investment vehicle skyrockets young entrepreneurs into top roles.