Articles from 2023

Business Record

Insurance ‘vital and growing industry’ in Iowa

Friday, December 8, 2023
Jim Lewis talks strategy for recruiting talent in insurance and risk management in the Des Moines Business Record.
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How to make 'Jeopardy!' work for you at the office

Thursday, December 7, 2023
Showing strength and confidence is often touted as the way to get things done at work, but a new study from the Tippie College of Business suggests people might have more success if they were less assertive. Like on “Jeopardy!” you’re more apt to have success by phrasing something in the form of a question.
Inside Higher Ed

U.S. business schools’ talent pipeline problem

Thursday, December 7, 2023
Jennifer Nahrgang in Inside Higher Ed about the challenges American universities will face as fewer domestic students pursue doctoral degrees in business fields.
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How to set business goals, step by step

Tuesday, December 5, 2023
Stephen Courtright in TechTarget about the advantages of setting business goals.
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Experienced workers lead the way

Monday, December 4, 2023
Research shows that older workers are staying healthier, longer.
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Pop go the price hikes

Tuesday, November 28, 2023
Economist David Frisvold explores how different neighborhoods pass along tax increases to consumers.
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Brevity is the soul of great business writing

Friday, November 24, 2023
Frank Center director Carl Follmer explains why poets make the best business writing instructors.
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Here's what to expect on Black Friday in the Iowa City area, including hours of operation

Monday, November 20, 2023
Anne Villamil in the Iowa City Press-Citizen about the busiest shopping day of the year.
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Former NFL kicker Nate Kaeding finds ‘soft landing’ in business

Sunday, November 19, 2023
Iowa MBA alum is creating fulfilling jobs and places for people to celebrate through his Gold Cap Hospitality company.
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Equipping hiring managers to spot GenAI job candidates

Thursday, November 16, 2023
Emily Campion in Tech Target about the use of generative AI in job applications.