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Why QR Codes Are Coming Back In a Big Way

They used to seem so pointless. But here's why they matter now – for everything from concert tickets to Covid-19 tracking.

Mar 11, 2020
Inside the Gender Data Divide

At a time when data can influence much of our lives, it turns out that the data that researchers collect, broadly speaking, tend to be based on men’s – more than women’s – experiences.

Mar 05, 2020
How To Show Off Your Soft Skills in the Job Search

You’ve know you’ve got the experience and the education to take your career to the next step. But you want to impress your next employer with how well you work with others as well. How can you show off your soft skills?

Feb 14, 2020
3 'Under the Radar' Stocks To Watch Amid Coronavirus

The outbreak of coronavirus is being felt around the world – including in the stock market. For some assets, the news won't be all bad.

Feb 13, 2020
Is It Time To Refinance Your House?

With mortgage rates recently falling to a three-year low, maybe you’ve been wondering whether it might be time to refinance. Our expert has the math to help you decide.

Feb 13, 2020
A Death in the Workplace

The death of a colleague – it’s one of the most emotionally disruptive dynamics that an organization encounters. How can leaders help their workplace and employees move forward?

Feb 13, 2020
Coronavirus and Misinformation

Contagious diseases can spread quickly, and misinformation can too. Here's how to find information from trustworthy sources during a public health crisis.

Feb 06, 2020
Which Were the Best Super Bowl Ads?

Companies that aired ads during Super Bowl LIV shelled out big money to grab an amplified audience’s attention through the clever, the emotional or the just plain weird. Our experts discuss which ads worked, and which didn't.

Feb 04, 2020
Why Declining Population Growth Is Reason To Worry

The U.S. population had expanded a mere 0.5% last year, the least in a century, weighed by a steadily falling birth rate and a sharp decline in immigration. Here's what that means for the economy – and what policymakers can do about it.

Jan 30, 2020
What GE CEO Culp Is Getting Right

Analysts may disagree on General Electric stock prospects, but there’s one thing they do seem to agree on: the effectiveness of CEO Larry Culp.

Jan 24, 2020

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Managing Motherhood: Intro
Smith School professor Nicole Coomber applies management principles at home as a mother of four boys (1:01)

 

Branding Yourself Like Barbie
Don't toy with your brand, Mattel president and chief operating officer Richard Dickson tells Smith School graduates (7:51)

Nine Risk Management Secrets
Smith School professor Anil Gupta says smart entrepreneurs are fearless but not reckless. They do these nine things (4:17).

 

Are You Too Productive?
Smith School professor Roland Rust, discusses the tradeoffs between prductivity and customer service (2:52).

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