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September 2, 2014

When Marketers Step into the C-Suite

Four top executives on building credibility with company leadership

August 4, 2014

Book Excerpt from Invent, Reinvent, Thrive

Larry Levy reinvented his real estate business as a restaurant business, but his biggest success came when he reinvented again

Music can empower you to take initiative.
August 4, 2014

Pump Up the Jams and Feel Powerful

The right background music can affect how you construe information and your willingness to take initiative.

July 7, 2014

Are Bean Counters More Selfish?

Emphasizing a “calculative mindset” encourages people to act more selfishly and less ethically when making decisions.

April 7, 2014

The All-Star Pitcher’s Advantage

An infographic illustrating the connection between pitcher status and umpire bias.

April 7, 2014

Calling a Strike a Strike

In Major League Baseball, a pitcher’s star status leads to favorable calls

March 10, 2014

Want to Work in Science? Men Have the Advantage

How gender discrimination affects hiring

CEO walks with empty pockets
February 3, 2014

Will Work for Stock Options

A $1 CEO salary can signal confidence—or danger

February 3, 2014

Do Former Soldiers Make Better CEOs?

Chief executives with military experience perform better under pressure and are much less likely to commit corporate fraud

Integrity in corporate culture may feel like two opposing forces competing, but while costly it can bring high returns
November 4, 2013

Corporate Culture—Not Lip Service—Counts

Establishing a bona fide “culture of integrity” can be costly for a corporation, but the economic returns are real

November 4, 2013

Powering Through the Interview

A powerful mindset can help applicants land the job

October 7, 2013

Managing Trust in the Workplace

The perils of breaking promises to employees

September 2, 2013

What Big Pharma Wants in a Partner

For pharmaceutical companies looking to partner with biotech start-ups, scientist reputation and status play an important role

April 4, 2013

Teaming Up to Cash In

How does competition work in the venture capital industry?

April 3, 2013

What Makes an “Act of God”?

Why some use religion to make sense of natural disasters

March 13, 2013

Collaborate Better

A Q&A with Leigh Thompson about working creatively in teams

November 1, 2012

All in the Family

Grantmaking of family and non-family foundations differ in predictable ways

October 1, 2012

Flattery's Dark Side

Why you may want to consider how much you compliment

Executive with restricted choices
September 4, 2012

Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling

Women lend women a helping hand to obtain top positions

Woman and man on scale
September 4, 2012

The State of Gender and Equality

An interview with Alice Eagly

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The Insightful Leader

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