University of Iowa Native American Leadership Academy deals with technology difficulties, adds support

Monday, March 8, 2021

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Iowa's Native American Leadership Academy has adapted to Zoom to ensure their participants feel comfortable and develop trusting relationships. Tippie Professor Amy Colbert assists the public-health college with the leadership program. She joined the program in 2019 and helps program participants with leadership, personal development, and understanding feedback they receive in terms of leadership.

UI colleges of business and public health partner with Native American tribes to develop programming

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Tippie Professor Amy Colbert is working with a program in the university’s College of Public Health that partners with Native American tribes to develop new programs addressing mental health and addiction needs in local communities.

Study investigates how we invest meaning in our daily work

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Managers should give their employees room to do their jobs in a way that gives them meaning, as they’ll get more buy in and productivity from workers who feel called to their work.

Kid concerns kill creativity, career

Friday, March 6, 2020

Career-driven workers focused on promotion may unwittingly hold themselves back with a “creativity tax” they pay through concern for their family’s well-being, a new study from the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business finds.

The best way to stop your endless Slack notifications at work is ridiculously obvious

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Management and Entrepreneurship Professor Amy Colbert comments on communication in the office is best done in person.