Michael J. Mazzeo
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Michael J. Mazzeo

Professor of Strategy

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Take 5: Tips for Widening—and Improving—Your Candidate Pool

Common biases can cause companies to overlook a wealth of top talent.

Researchers: Lauren Rivera, Paola Sapienza, J. Keith Murnighan, Michael J. Mazzeo, Efraim Benmelech, Carola Frydman and Nicola Persico

September 7, 2018


How Bell’s Became So Many People’s Local Beer

A Q&A with CEO Laura Bell on preserving company culture while growing aggressively.

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo and Laura Bell

March 9, 2017


Take 5: Lead Better Teams, Engage More Customers, and Find Your Next Market

Kellogg professors offer tips to grow your career and your organization.

Researchers: Leigh Thompson, William Ocasio, Harry M. Kraemer, Mitchell A. Petersen, Mohanbir S. Sawhney and Michael J. Mazzeo

January 6, 2017


Four Steps to Strategically Grow Your Business

Look beyond the usual suspects to identify your company’s next market.

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo

May 10, 2016


Scaling Tips for Business Growth

A focus on your company’s unique capabilities can lead to sustainable growth.

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo

November 2, 2015


Bonus Chapter from Roadside MBA: Profitable Growth in the Heartland

What happens when three economists hit the road in search of strategy insights from small- and medium-sized businesses?

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo, Paul Oyer and Scott Schaefer

June 2, 2014


An Interview with Mike Mazzeo about Roadside MBA

Backyard lessons for entrepreneurs, executives, and small business owners.

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo, Paul Oyer and Scott Schaefer

June 2, 2014


Teaming Up to Cash In

How does competition work in the venture capital industry?

Researchers: Yael V Hochberg, Michael J. Mazzeo and Ryan McDevitt

April 4, 2013


Principal Performance

What if school principals’ pay were tied to job performance? Turns out, it already is

Researchers: Julie Berry Cullen and Michael J. Mazzeo

December 1, 2010

Social Impact

Super-Premium Ice Cream

Merger effects on product variety

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo, Michaela Draganska and Katja Seim

August 1, 2009


Uncertainty and Independence

The Effect of Risk on Franchising

Researchers: Michael J. Mazzeo

April 30, 2007