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Newswise: Rush Named Top Hospital to Work for in Chicago
Released: 29-Jul-2021 11:10 AM EDT
Rush Named Top Hospital to Work for in Chicago
Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center ranks No. 11 on LinkedIn’s newly released 2021 Top Companies list in Chicago, which uses the iconic professional development and networking platform’s data to rank the top 25 local employers by how well they help employees develop and advance their careers.

Newswise: Sizing Up 'The New Normal' of Work Life During COVID-19
Released: 29-Jul-2021 9:35 AM EDT
Sizing Up 'The New Normal' of Work Life During COVID-19
Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

Richard R. Smith, professor and vice dean for education and partnerships at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, applies his expertise in strategic human capital to an assessment of the changes in work life brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Newswise: UT Southwestern Selected Among Best Employers For Women By Forbes
Released: 29-Jul-2021 8:00 AM EDT
UT Southwestern Selected Among Best Employers For Women By Forbes
UT Southwestern Medical Center

DALLAS – July 29, 2021 – Forbes and Statista have selected UT Southwestern among the top 40 Best Employers for Women 2021.

Released: 28-Jul-2021 9:30 AM EDT
Wolters Kluwer Wins the Prestigious Crystal Clarion Award
Wolters Kluwer Health

Wolters Kluwer, Health announced today that it was named the winner of the Crystal Clarion Award in the 2021 Clarion Awards from the Association for Women in Communications. The Crystal Clarion Award is presented to the organization with the most winning entries for the season. Wolters Kluwer’s publications, the American Journal of Nursing, Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Nursing 2020 and Nursing Management, collectively won seven Clarion Awards and earned four Finalist Certificates.

Released: 27-Jul-2021 11:25 PM EDT
What Organizations Get Wrong About Interruptions at Work
University of Illinois Chicago

It comes as no surprise that being interrupted at work by other people can have negative effects, like lowered productivity. But a study shows an upside to these interruptions at work: increased feelings of belonging.

Newswise: Director Retention Does Not Necessarily Facilitate Post-Acquisition Firm Performance, Study Shows
Released: 26-Jul-2021 4:10 PM EDT
Director Retention Does Not Necessarily Facilitate Post-Acquisition Firm Performance, Study Shows
University of Notre Dame

John Busenbark, assistant professor of management at Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, examined how well firms fare in the period after they acquire a target firm, by empirically studying a factor that might impact post-acquisition value creation for the acquirer’s shareholders.

Released: 23-Jul-2021 12:05 PM EDT
Shedding Light on the Dark Side of Firm Lobbying
American Marketing Association (AMA)

Researchers from George Mason University, University of Manitoba, Colorado State University, and Georgetown University published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines an unintended customer consequence of lobbying, decreased customer satisfaction, and also explains marketing-focused efforts that can help prevent it.

Newswise: Don’t Cry Over Spoiled Milk, Incentivize Supply Chain for Longer Shelf Life
Released: 21-Jul-2021 3:35 PM EDT
Don’t Cry Over Spoiled Milk, Incentivize Supply Chain for Longer Shelf Life
Washington University in St. Louis

Too much milk gets pitched, something that was an issue long before these pandemic times of global food insecurity. New research provides a blueprint for development of sustainable milk production supply chain, where waste is reduced in a cost-effective, socially acceptable and environmentally sound way.

Released: 21-Jul-2021 2:40 PM EDT
Cybercrime Bill to Rise During Pandemic
Flinders University

A new study of almost 12,000 Australians has found one-third of the adult population has experienced pure cybercrime during their lifetime, with 14% reporting this disruption to network systems in the past 12 months.

Released: 21-Jul-2021 11:25 AM EDT
In Wake of European Commission Fines on Carmakers, Economists Assess the Societal Cost of Corporate Collusion on Emissions Technology
University at Albany, State University of New York

There are several ways for a business to make a dollar, and an often illegal one is collusion among corporations. But the usual practice is an agreement to keep prices high or quantities low. Less investigated, however, is collusion on non-compliance of regulations — and in the auto industry, those often mean environmental regulations.

Released: 20-Jul-2021 1:55 PM EDT
Community Involvement in Natural Resource Management Leads to Less Overexploitation
Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

A Special Feature of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds that when government or nonprofit organizations encourage a community’s involvement in the managing of local environmental resources, the accountability of local leaders to the citizenry increases and the overexploitation of “common pool” natural resources such as forests and water decreases.

Newswise: Study Explores Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy and Potential Ways to Reduce It
Released: 20-Jul-2021 11:40 AM EDT
Study Explores Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy and Potential Ways to Reduce It
Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

A new study co-authored by a researcher at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School identified behavioral patterns associated with reluctance among some adults for taking the COVID-19 vaccine. The study, conducted among adults in China, suggests that information about the vaccination behaviors of people whom one personally knows can be more influential in changing the individual’s vaccine hesitancy than information about vaccine use among the general public.

Newswise: ‘Service with a Smile’ Plus Tipping Leads to Sexual Harassment for Majority of Service Employees, Study Shows
Released: 19-Jul-2021 4:45 PM EDT
‘Service with a Smile’ Plus Tipping Leads to Sexual Harassment for Majority of Service Employees, Study Shows
University of Notre Dame

Two common practices in the U.S. restaurant industry — service with a smile and tipping — contribute to a culture of sexual harassment, according to new research from the University of Notre Dame.

Released: 19-Jul-2021 4:20 PM EDT
Have Something To Say? Your Boss Wants You to Do it in Private.
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

New research finds that employees feel comfortable speaking up in open forums, but managers prefer that employees speak truth to power in a closed-door discussion instead of in front of a group. The forthcoming study gives insight for both sides to productively address this dynamic.

Released: 19-Jul-2021 1:30 PM EDT
Life Science Entrepreneurship Concentration To Be Added to Rensselaer MBA Program
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

With the recent award of a New York Life Science Entrepreneur Development grant from Empire State Development (ESD), the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will launch a life science entrepreneurship concentration within their Master of Business Administration (MBA) program.

Newswise: Research: Gender Stereotypes Adversely Affect Women Job Seekers at Group Recruiting Events
Released: 16-Jul-2021 2:20 PM EDT
Research: Gender Stereotypes Adversely Affect Women Job Seekers at Group Recruiting Events
DePaul University

Group recruiting events are common rites of passage for job seekers in a variety of sectors. New research, however, suggests that women may be at a disadvantage in these group interview settings. Gender stereotypes about assertiveness can bias a recruiter’s employee selection, according to new research that appeared in Contemporary Accounting Research.

Released: 16-Jul-2021 11:05 AM EDT
Mayo Clinic Healthcareفي لندن تضيف طب القلب وطب الجهاز الهضمي ورعاية الرئتين
Mayo Clinic

لندن – أعلنت Mayo Clinic Healthcare، وهي عيادة خارجية تقدم خدمات الرعاية الصحية الشخصية، من الفحوصات الوقائية، وخطط العافية المصممة بحسب حاجة المريض، إلى اخذ اراء الثانية للتشخيصات المعقدة، عن إضافة العديد من التخصصات الطبية، بما في ذلك: طب القلب، وطب الجهاز الهضمي، والطب الرئوي.

Released: 15-Jul-2021 4:25 PM EDT
Stakeholders' Sentiment Can Make or Break a New CEO
BOCCONI UNIVERSITY

When a CEO steps down or is dismissed, the attention of the board is on how to choose the right executive to succeed that CEO.

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Released: 15-Jul-2021 2:05 PM EDT
Why Do Mutual Fund Investors Do What They Do?
Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona

For several decades, individual investors have been moving billions of dollars in and out of thousands of mutual funds.

Released: 15-Jul-2021 8:05 AM EDT
Study Highlights How Resilience is Dynamic, Not a Static Character Trait
North Carolina State University

A new study finds that resilience is a dynamic process, rather than a fixed trait – and suggests this may have significant ramifications for the business world.

Released: 14-Jul-2021 6:20 PM EDT
How Corporate Managers Try to Fix Workplace Injustices by Giving Employees Secret Perks
University of British Columbia

A new study co-authored by the UBC Sauder School of Business has found that when senior managers mistreat workers, middle managers often attempt to quietly smooth things over.

Released: 14-Jul-2021 5:25 PM EDT
伦敦Mayo Clinic Healthcare增设心脏病学、胃肠病学和肺部护理科室
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Healthcare(妙佑医疗国际医疗保健)是一家提供个性化医疗保健服务的门诊诊所,服务范围涵盖预防性筛查、保健计划定制以及疑难诊断第二诊疗意见。该诊所目前正进行增设如下医学专科:心脏病学、胃肠病学和肺病医学。

Released: 14-Jul-2021 2:50 PM EDT
Pandemic Recovery Trends in Hotel Service
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith service expert Roland Rust explains why guests should prepare for room rate and fee increases and more service automation as hotels grapple with a labor shortage.

Released: 14-Jul-2021 1:00 PM EDT
A Mayo Clinic Healthcare em Londres passa a oferecer também cardiologia, gastroenterologia e pneumologia
Mayo Clinic

A Mayo Clinic Healthcare, uma clínica ambulatorial que oferece cuidados de saúde desde exames preventivos e planos de bem-estar personalizados até segundas opiniões sobre diagnósticos complexos, passa a oferecer também especialidades como cardiologia, gastroenterologia e pneumologia.

Released: 14-Jul-2021 12:40 PM EDT
Mayo Clinic Healthcare en Londres añade cardiología, gastroenterología y neumología
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Healthcare es una clínica de consulta externa que ofrece atención médica personalizada con detecciones preventivas, planes individualizados de bienestar y segundas opiniones para diagnósticos complejos que ahora añade varias especialidades médicas, entre ellas, cardiología, gastroenterología y neumología.

Released: 14-Jul-2021 9:00 AM EDT
Call for Speakers for Cryptocurrency Conference
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is looking for subject matter experts in cryptocurrency, bitcoin, blockchain topics at the upcoming Harrisburg Cryptocurrency and Blockchain conference. The in-person day-long event is set for September 22, 2021, at Harrisburg University. The University seeks speakers for the keynote addresses and panel discussions who can passionately and effectively share their subject matter expertise and insights with the attendees. ​

Released: 13-Jul-2021 1:35 PM EDT
How Debit Cards Empower the Poor and Increase Financial Inclusion
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

This is an OpEd by Sean Higgins, assistant professor of finance at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Released: 13-Jul-2021 1:10 PM EDT
Farm Marketing Success Linked to Natural, Cultural Assets
Cornell University

Farmers markets and roadside stands are more successful in communities with more nonprofits, social enterprises and creative industries, according to a new Cornell University study.

Newswise: DORA receives $1.2M grant from Arcadia to accelerate research assessment reform
Released: 13-Jul-2021 8:00 AM EDT
DORA receives $1.2M grant from Arcadia to accelerate research assessment reform
American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB)

The San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), an initiative that operates under the sponsorship of the American Society for Cell Biology, has been awarded a 3-year, $1.2M grant from Arcadia – a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin.

Released: 12-Jul-2021 1:15 PM EDT
Mayo Clinic Healthcare in London Adds Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Lung Care
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Healthcare, an outpatient clinic that provides personalized health care ranging from preventive screenings and tailored wellness plans to second opinions for complex diagnoses, is adding several medical specialties including cardiology, gastroenterology and pulmonary medicine.

Released: 12-Jul-2021 10:05 AM EDT
Study reveals ways to preserve employee morale during cost-cutting
Washington State University

After cutbacks and layoffs, remaining employees were more likely to feel they were treated fairly if the companies invested in them - and morale was less likely to plunge, according to new research.

Released: 12-Jul-2021 9:15 AM EDT
Study: Tax Havens Can Have Hidden Costs for Corporations
North Carolina State University

While companies incorporate in tax havens to reduce their tax burden and improve their bottom lines, a recent study finds investors are leery of the risks associated with tax havens.

Released: 11-Jul-2021 7:05 AM EDT
Millions of horse owners to benefit from new treatment for equine gastric disease
University of South Australia

Millions of horse owners the world over are set to benefit from a more effective method to treat equine gastric disease, a common condition affecting horses, especially in thoroughbred racing and the endurance riding sector.

Released: 8-Jul-2021 1:45 PM EDT
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Stevens Institute of Technology To Establish the First-Ever NSF-Backed Fintech Research Center
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Stevens Institute of Technology announced today that they have been awarded the first-ever National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to create an industry-university cooperative research center devoted specifically to financial technology and science.

Newswise: Why Insisting You’re Not Racist May Backfire
Released: 7-Jul-2021 9:00 AM EDT
Why Insisting You’re Not Racist May Backfire
University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business

When you insist you’re not racist, you may unwittingly be sending the opposite message.

Newswise: News Coverage of Racial Incidents Lowers Support for Black Entrepreneurs, Study Finds
Released: 7-Jul-2021 9:00 AM EDT
News Coverage of Racial Incidents Lowers Support for Black Entrepreneurs, Study Finds
University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business

One might expect that black entrepreneurs are receiving some long-deserved recognition. After the murder of George Floyd last summer, calls to #SupportBlackBusinesses and #BuyBlack soared.

Released: 5-Jul-2021 2:05 PM EDT
Maryland Smith Researcher to Present ‘People Analytics and Closing Demographic Pay Gaps’
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Maryland Smith's Margret Bjarnadottir will discuss her research in a free webinar, “People Analytics and Closing Demographic Pay Gaps," on July 8, 2021.

Released: 5-Jul-2021 1:05 PM EDT
Frontiers in Service Conference to Explore ‘Service in the World of AI and Digital Technologies’
University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business

The world's leading service experts, including high-ranking executives and prominent academics, will meet, virtually, July 9-10 to discuss service industry developments related to AI and digital technologies.

Newswise: Don’t worry, the kids are cool if you cash in on their inheritance
Released: 1-Jul-2021 4:30 PM EDT
Don’t worry, the kids are cool if you cash in on their inheritance
University of South Australia

Cash in on the kids’ inheritance and spend up big on the retirement plans – that’s the message coming from the University of South Australia as new research reveals that older people are keen to spend their well-earned savings, rather than passing them on to their kids.

Released: 1-Jul-2021 1:25 PM EDT
Business professors study ideal responses to ransomware attacks
University of Texas, Arlington

A pair of College of Business professors and their doctoral student at The University of Texas at Arlington are exploring how ransomware attacks sometimes pit organizations against the law enforcement agencies trying to protect them.

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Released: 1-Jul-2021 8:05 AM EDT
Bronze Age: how the market began
University of Göttingen

Knowing the weight of a commodity provides an objective way to value goods in the marketplace.

Released: 29-Jun-2021 1:20 PM EDT
The Future of Investing (Looks Very Different)
University of Virginia Darden School of Business

What does the future of investing look like? While unemployment ballooned and the global economy collapsed in the months following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, an odd thing happened: Wall Street surged. The stock market rose to record levels, relatively new asset classes such as cryptocurrencies headed to the moon, and individual investors had hedge fund managers reeling. There’s been a lot going on in the world of investing, and some of the change likely is here to stay. Investing and asset management experts at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business share their thoughts.


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