Should scientists handle retractions differently? – 09/05/14
Article reports on an MIT study about the fallout for scientists whose fields suffer high-profile retractions. Quotes Professor Ben Jones, who said that the study “uses rigorous empirical methods to establish an important fact: Retractions matter for the ensuing progress of a field.”
8 Scientifically-Backed Ways To Feel More Confident (Even When You're Not) – 09/01/14
Article cites a Kellogg study that found that listening to bass-heavy music makes people feel more confident. Also cites another Kellogg study that found that those who wore white doctor coats, clothing associated with intelligence, performed better on the experiment's test than those who did not.
Business Insider Australia
15 Business Schools With The Best Return On Investment – 08/29/14
Article reports on schools with the best “5-year MBA gain,” as ranked by UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. Stanford ranked first, followed by Booth, Harvard, Wharton and Kellogg.
Poets & Quants
The Best Business Schools for Career and Personal Growth – 08/28/14
Article ranks schools based on the Financial Times’ survey results for “Aims Achieved” and “Career Progress.” Stanford ranked first for career growth, with Harvard, Sloan and Kellogg also making the top 25.
The Paul Miller Show – 08/27/14
Interview with Professor Lloyd Shefsky about his book, Invent, Reinvent, Thrive. “Companies really weren’t made to last forever,” Shefsky said. “You have to be prepared to implement the reinvention.”