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.)

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.

Stepping outside the classroom a world away

Friday, December 15, 2017

UI students spent three weeks of their winter break in December 2016 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India, learning how nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are stepping up to feed and meet the nutritional needs of millions of schoolchildren.

Companies need to be ready for #MeToo impact

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

This KCRG-TV9 video and print story discusses sexual assault and harassment in the workplace. Assistant Professor Beth Livingston is interviewed.

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.

Has good typing become an essential leadership skill?

Friday, June 30, 2017

Research by Tippie faculty and graduate students found that the relationship between typing and leadership has held true even with the development of video conference technology and other real-time communication options.