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Social Sciences Research Network

When the New Boss Has Big Shoes to Fill
Words of wisdom for new managers: First win over your team, then roll out your changes with a keen understanding of your predecessor.
Sep 08, 2017
Reducing Rule-Breaking in the Workplace
When employees cut corners at work, it might not be mischief or lack of a moral compass. Smith School research suggests it might be monotony.
Aug 04, 2017
Mixing Apples and Oranges in Academia
Researchers can discover solutions to complex problems when they combine know-how from different disciplines, but they should understand the risks involved.
Aug 02, 2017
Saving Your Superstars from the Team
Collaborative communities often conspire against high performers, but mindful managers can intervene to mitigate the risk.
Aug 01, 2017


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