The downside of carrying the most weight at work

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Associate Pprofessor of Management and Entrepreneurship Ning Li and his research on office rock stars are part of this Wall Street Journal article. (Readers may need a subscription to read this article.)

Tippie alumni: Our greatest asset

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

This cover story from the winter 2018-19 issue of Tippie Magazine showcases how alumni are carrying on the tradition of giving back to their alma mater by mentoring students, returning for speaking engagements throughout the year, and even contributing to the research endeavors of Tippie faculty members and graduate students.

In the news

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Assistant Professor Michele Williams and Lecturer Nick Westergaard are quoted in a Des Moines Register article about Twitter and deleting old tweets, and the college's possible new online MBA programming appeared in the Gazette (Cedar Rapids).

Research standouts: Gender in the workplace

Friday, June 8, 2018

The Tippie College of Business accomplished a major coup in the past two years when it hired three new assistant professors in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship (M&E) — Michele Williams, Rong Su, and Beth Livingston. Each woman is outstanding in her field of research, and serendipitously, what they have in common is an interest in gender research aimed at solving real-world business problems.

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.

Behaving badly at work keeps you up at night

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A new study from the University of Iowa finds that people are more likely to suffer from insomnia on days when they do not behave well at work.

Williams brings research experience to her teachings on negotiation

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Not all teams are successful—it takes good communication, skill diversity, and trust. Many courses taught in the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business stress teamwork and its importance in business relationships. When Assistant Professor Michele Williams teaches the Dynamics of Negotiations course, she brings over 15 years of research into her classrooms.

New study suggests women are leading startups

Saturday, October 28, 2017

CBS2/Fox 28 reports on a new business coming to NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids, operated by a woman. Reporter interviewed MIchele Williams, assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship, who discussed the dearth of businesses owned by women.

Brown named American Psychological Association Fellow

Monday, October 30, 2017

Professor Ken Brown is named a fellow of the American Psychological Association.

Science says IQ may be the best predictor of your potential to excel at work—and no one wants to hear it

Sunday, October 8, 2017

A growing body of research suggests general cognitive ability may be the best predictor of job performance.