Six things running taught me about leading

Feature  | October 29, 2015

A life-long runner, associate professor Malia Mason reflects on what the sport taught her about leadership.

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Your Secrets Are Weighing You Down

Feature  | March 30, 2015

Research finds the experience of keeping a secret is akin to carrying a physical weight, diminishing motivation and performance.

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How Not to Issue an Ebola Quarantine

Viewpoints  | December 17, 2014

The nurse in the Ebola quarantine flap is a reminder that it hurts when decisions go against us, but it hurts a lot more when you feel you’ve also been disrespected in the process.

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Is Your Team Too Talented?

Feature  | October 30, 2014

Too much talent — on the court or in the office — can drive down team performance, new research shows.

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Dealing with the Hold-Up Problem

Feature  | September 24, 2014

Investing in the relationship and sharing information can help firms enforce informal contracts with suppliers.

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To Reap Innovation’s Rewards, Team Up

Feature  | July 23, 2014

Why does new technology spread so slowly in many industries?

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Management, Organizations, Risk Management | Read Article

Rivalry's Poor Returns

Feature  | June 24, 2014

New research suggests that, in some settings, ethnic loyalties trump productivity.

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Has “Say on Pay” Worked?

Feature  | June 24, 2014

Shareholder voting on executive compensation has done little to curb CEO pay — but has brought transparency to governance.

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No-Drama Deals

Feature  | June 24, 2014

New research reveals how a common negotiation strategy can leave value on the table.

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Competing With Bias

Feature  | April 03, 2014

Research shows how discrimination works in the hiring process and suggests that science and tech firms that leave it unaddressed may overlook talented female candidates.

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