Management

Why Does The Gender Pay Gap Vary?

The gender gap in earnings among science and engineering PhD graduates is 20 percent wider in academia than throughout the industry.

Mar 17, 2019
A Guide To Going Casual at the Office

Today's dress codes are more flexible and more casual. But how casual is too casual? Maryland Smith's Rachel Loock offers a guide for getting dressed and getting it right.

Mar 13, 2019
How To Win Your NCAA Office Pool

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament will officially get under way next week, which means it's time to fill in your bracket. Maryland Smith's Sean Barnes shows you how to play to win.

Mar 13, 2019
Do You Have Your Moqi?

The Chinese construct of moqi (pronounced MO-chee) provides a useful framework for understanding and improving supervisor-subordinate relationships.

Mar 13, 2019
How Can Remote Teams Communicate Better?

Email, instant messages, video conferencing and Slack each have been touted as instrumental in improving communication for virtual work teams. But do these technologies really deserve the credit they get?

Mar 12, 2019
How Do We Drive Upward Mobility?

People who worry about income inequality “in and of itself” are focusing on the wrong question, professor Rajshree Agarwal argues in new resesarch.

Mar 10, 2019
How Can We Learn From Others?

On the road to success, it can be helpful to be shown a speedier route or be warned of a traffic jam just ahead. But how do we do it?

Mar 09, 2019
How Kraft Heinz Reveals the Limits of 3G's Strategy

For a long time, it has seemed like 3G Capital was the batter who couldn’t help but hit home runs. A model of good management, the private equity firm seemed to just keep hitting them out of the park. But is it?

Mar 06, 2019
What Are the Risks of a Morally Murky Job Referral?

Hiring managers invite harsh moral judgments when they give jobs to friends and acquaintances referred by high-powered individuals within their organizations.

Mar 07, 2019
Does Your Work Space Spark Joy?

Maryland Smith's Nicole M. Coomber shows you how to use Marie Kondo's KonMari method and other strategies to make your workplace more productive, and more joyful.

Mar 07, 2019

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