Business Insider | March 27th, 2021
David Sloan Wilson’s new book Atlas Hugged was discussed in a Business Insider piece on how the pandemic demonstrated the “science fiction of individualism.”
The Week | March 27th, 2021
Jonathan Haidt’s Moral Foundations Theory was discussed in a The Week article on why Georgia’s voting restrictions violate a number of moral values associated with conservatives.
Harvard Business School Working Knowledge | March 25th, 2021
Max Bazerman’s book The Power of Experiments: Decision Making in a Data-Driven World was mentioned in a Harvard Business School Working Knowledge piece about the common mistakes companies make when conducting experiments to guide decision-making.
Nautilus | March 24th, 2021
David Sloan Wilson wrote an erudite personal essay in Nautilus explaining why he chose to finally give fiction—the calling of his famous father, Sloan Wilson—a try.
Pitchfork Economics | March 23rd, 2021
David Sloan Wilson was interviewed on Pitchfork Economics Podcast to explain why his new book, Atlas Hugged is a better predictor of how people act than Ayn Rand’s, Atlas Shrugged.
Haaretz | March 22nd, 2021
Dan Ariely weighed in on the dynamics driving Israel’s 2021 election in a Haaretz article.
Chicago Tribune | March 18th, 2021
Nicholas Epley’s research on how people interact with strangers was mentioned in a Chicago Tribune opinion piece about how COVID upended routines we take for granted.
BBC Worklife | March 17th, 2021
Adam Grant was quoted in a BBC Worklife article on how being underqualified for a job may actually give the employee an advantage over more confident peers.
Wall Street Journal | March 4th, 2021
Dan Ariely wrote an article in The Wall Street Journal to answer questions on pandemic binge-watching, effective apologies, and test-taking.
The New York Times | March 3rd, 2021
Adam Grant’s new book, Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know was cited in a New York Times article on the science of persuasion and the best ways to win people over in the post-Trump era.
Harvard Gazette | March 1st, 2021
Francesca Gino was interviewed by the Harvard Gazette about what it means to be authentic at work and why it matters.
Scientific American | March 1st, 2021
Nicholas Epley was quoted in a Scientific American piece on how people are really bad at navigating a key transition point during one of the most basic social interactions: the conversation.
The Economist | February 27th, 2021
David Hirshleifer was cited in an Economist article on the cognitive biases that influence investing behavior.
Diginomica | February 26th, 2021
Nicholas Epley’s research paper “Treating ethics as a design problem” was referenced in a Diginomica article on the problematic misconceptions about artificial intelligence ethics.
Financial Times | February 11th, 2021
Jonathan Haidt’s book, The Coddling of The American Mind was mentioned in a Financial Times article on the importance of engaging with perspectives that challenge us.
Harvard Business School Working Knowledge | February 8th, 2021
Max Bazerman’s book Better, Not Perfect: A Realist’s Guide to Maximum Sustainable Goodness was reviewed in Working Knowledge.
Financial Times | February 7th, 2021
Nicholas Epley was mentioned in a Financial Times piece on why business schools should invest more in teaching social and emotional skills.
Forbes | February 4th, 2021
Francesca Gino’s research on the psychology of conversation in politicized workplaces was featured in Forbes.
Wall Street Journal | February 4th, 2021
Dan Ariely wrote an article in The Wall Street Journal to answer questions on activity breaks, getting feedback and emergency savings.
Inc. | February 2nd, 2021
Adam Grant’s new book, Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know was reviewed in an Inc. article.
Cold Call | February 2nd, 2021
Francesca Gino was a guest on Harvard Business Review’s podcast Cold Call in an episode on the case of Bill Riddick and his work to help desegregate schools in Durham, North Carolina.
Compliance | January 29th, 2021
Alison Taylor was mentioned in a Compliance Week article regarding her surprise that Facebook has only just hired their first-compliance officer.
Marker | January 26th, 2021
Adam Grant welcomed in the new year by sharing 12 new books for leaders to read in Marker.
Pacific Legal Foundation | January 26th, 2021
Jonathan Haidt was a panelist in a conversation organized by the Pacific Legal Foundation on the case against cancel culture.
Washington Post | January 24th, 2021
Adam Grant was interviewed on Washington Post Live regarding how the structure and culture of work will continue to evolve.
Upworthy | January 21st, 2021
David Sloan Wilson’s theory on the evolutionary roots of altruism was discussed in an Upworthy article on finding ways to recognize all of humanity as part of the same tribe.
Quartz Africa | January 20th, 2021
Dorothee Baumann-Pauly wrote a piece in Quartz Africa on how the violent conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia is threatening the country’s hope to become a global garment manufacturing hub.
Forbes Advisor | January 19th, 2021
David Hirshleifer research paper, Good Day Sunshine: Stock Returns and the Weather was cited in a Forbes Advisor piece on if the weather has an influence on the stock market.
Inside Higher Education | January 18th, 2021
Jonathan Haidt was cited in an Inside Higher Ed article on three lessons from the pandemic that should help guide colleges and universities in the future.
Upstream | January 15th, 2021
David Sloan Wilson was featured in The Upstream Podcast in an episode on the origins and impact of the idea of Homo Economicus, the economic man – a core principle in mainstream economic thinking.
Psychology Today | January 12th, 2021
Ann Tenbrunsel research study Sanctioning Systems, Decision Frames, and Cooperation was mentioned in a Psychology Today article on making choices that have an ethical component.
Wall Street Journal | January 7th, 2021
Dan Ariely wrote an article in The Wall Street Journal to answer questions on camera addiction, back-to-work burnout and giving effective compliments.
UChicago News / January 4th, 2021
Nicholas Epley wrote a column in UChicago New on why we should reacquaint ourselves with the telephone.
Big Think | January 1st, 2021
Dan Ariely was featured in a short film on Big Think about understanding the nature of habit formation.
The New York Times | December 24th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was acknowledged in a New York Times opinion piece on great writing in a very challenging year.
The Conversation | December 21st, 2020
David Mayer wrote an article in The Conversation on why some American’s don’t believe the election results.
USA Today | December 23rd, 2020
Max Bazerman and Francesca Gino’s research on acceptance of unethical behavior was cited in a USA Today piece on “slippery slopes” and “the boiling-frog effect”
Book Riot | December 18th, 2020
Max Bazerman’s book Better, Not Perfect was chosen as one of the best positive thinking books of 2020 by Book Riot.
Forbes | December 17th, 2020
Dan Ariely was referenced in a Forbes article on encouraging staff COVID vaccination.
Forbes | December 16th, 2020
Adam Grant’s book Originals was named one of the top 30 must-read business books by Forbes contributor Jodie Cook.
Scientific American | December 15th, 2020
Nicholas Epley’s research on media and social connection was referenced in a Scientific American article on the benefits of talking on the phone.
Inc. | December 15th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt’s book, The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom, was mentioned in an Inc. article on the leadership strategy of Omaze founder, Matt Pohlson.
Forbes | December 14th, 2020
Francesca Gino’s article on company culture during the pandemic was mentioned in a Forbes piece on the positive and negative impacts of working from home.
Business Insider | December 11th, 2020
Adam Grant’s book with Sheryl Sandberg, Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy, was referenced in a Business Insider article on building resilience and facing adversity during a COVID holiday season.
The Sydney Morning Herald | December 11th, 2020
Nicholas Epley was cited in The Sydney Morning Herald on how anthropomorphism is a sign of human intelligence, not stupidity.
Wall Street Journal | December 10th, 2020
Dan Ariely advised Wall Street Journal readers on questions about hanging Christmas lights, watching recorded events and giving effective presentations.
Fortune | December 5th, 2020
Francesca Gino’s co-authored study on instrumental social ties was cited in a Fortune piece on the need for creating better social networks.
New York Post | December 3rd, 2020
J.S Nelson was cited in a New York Post article about a novel software that allows employers to monitor staffers’ body language and facial expressions during virtual and in-person meetings.
The 74 | December 2nd, 2020
Dolly Chugh’s book The Person You Mean to Be was mentioned during an interview in The 74 about Post-COVID school reimagined for justice.
The Conversation | November 25th, 2020
Dorothee Baumann-Pauly wrote an article in The Conversation on the Cobalt industry and protections for Congolese miners.
Forbes | November 25th, 2020
J.S Nelson was cited in a Forbes article on Microsoft’s new “productivity score.”
Huffington Post | November 24th, 2020
Adam Grant and Francesca Gino’s research on gratitude and prosocial behavior was cited in a Huffington Post article on ways to be grateful at work.
Business Insider | November 20th, 2020
Nicholas Epley’s research paper on misunderstanding the impact of communication media was discussed in a Business Insider article on the emotional benefits of talking on the phone when working from home.
Forbes | November 18th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was referenced in a Forbes article on racial diversity in tech.
JD Supra | November 17th, 2020
Alison Taylor’s 2020 Wall Street Journal piece was cited in a JD Supra article reconsidering the role of ethics in business.
PBS SoCal | November 17th, 2020
Dan Ariely was interviewed in a PBS SoCal episode about the stranger side of human behavior brought on by the pandemic.
New York Times | November 13th, 2020
Linda Treviño research on cheating in academic institutions was cited in a New York Times article on the effectiveness of honor codes.
The Wall Street Journal | November 12th, 2020
Dan Ariely answered questions about holiday planning, significant birthdays and how to price real estate in a Wall Street Journal piece.
Fast Company | November 12th, 2020
Francesca Gino’s B-school workshop with Netflix CMO Bozoma Saint John and Frances Frei was discussed in a Fast Company piece.
Forbes | November 6th, 2020
Max Bazerman and Ann Tenbrunsel’s book Blind Spots was mentioned in a Forbes article how the work from anywhere trend may be having broad uncertain net effects on productivity, ethics, and compliance.
Harvard Business Review | November 5th, 2020
Francesca Gino was mentioned in a Harvard Business Review article on the importance of leadership self-awareness during turbulent times.
World Economic Forum | November 5th, 2020
Adam Grant was interviewed by the World Economic Forum on advice for surviving—and maybe thriving—in lockdown.
STAT | November 4th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt’s Moral Foundations Theory was discussed in a STAT article on how the pharmaceutical industry can rehabilitate its image.
The Wall Street Journal | October 29th, 2020
Dan Ariely answered questions about Halloween ethics, learning a language, and auction formats in a Wall Street Journal article.
Nautilus | October 23rd, 2020
Robert Frank wrote a piece in Nautilus on how behavioral contagion theory can help us predict the outcome of the upcoming 2020 presidential election.
Washington Post | October 21st, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was mentioned in a Washington Post opinion piece on how most marriages have gotten stronger, not weaker, during the pandemic.
Forbes| October 17th, 2020
Dorothee Baumann-Pauly’s report for the World Economic Forum was discussed in a Forbes article on how Tesla should combat child labor in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Quartz | October 15th, 2020
Max Bazerman was mentioned in a Quartz article about the latest research on how individuals and organizations can make better decisions in uncertain situations.
Forbes | October 15th, 2020
Dan Ariely’s book, The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty was referenced in a Forbes article on BP’s new biodiversity position.
Harvard Business Review | October 15th, 2020
David Mayer co-authored an article in Harvard Business Review on his recent research on the positive consequences of having family photos at work.
Inside Higher Ed | October 9th, 2020
Dolly Chugh was mentioned in an Inside Higher Ed piece on the ways that COVID-19 has brought global communities together and is forcing us to collaborate technically and across generations.
Forbes | October 5th, 2020
Francesca Gino’s book was referenced in a Forbes article on how leaders can harness the full potential of their entrepreneurial people, even when hard to manage.
Entrepreneur | October 2nd, 2020
Nicholas Epley was cited in an Entrepreneur article on ways to improve communications skills including how to listen, when to ask questions, and to connect emotionally.
Quartz at Work | October 1st, 2020
Francesca Gino was cited in Quartz at Work on finding ways to separate work from life in the era of COVID-19.
Vox | September 24th, 2020
Robert Frank was cited in a Vox article on climate change and the long-lasting impacts of small energy reducing choices.
Hartford Courant | September 20th, 2020
Ann Tenbrunsel was mentioned in a Hartford Courant article on the impact of ‘ethical fading’ on politics and business.
Women’s Health | September 18th, 2020
Max Bazerman was cited in a Women’s Health article on how confirmation bias can influence all aspects of life, including your mental health.
Swissinfo | September 16th, 2020
Dorothee Baumann-Pauly wrote an opinion piece in Swissinfo calling for human rights to be at the center of a “green recovery” from the coronavirus pandemic and argues that the cobalt mining industry is ripe for change.
Uchicago News | September 16th, 2020
Nicholas Epley was cited in Uchicago News on conducting studies via Zoom.
Cold Call: Harvard Business Review | September 15th, 2020
Francesca Gino was interviewed on Harvard Business School’s podcast, Cold Call, about whether focusing on employee happiness at work can drive success.
The New York Times | September 15th, 2020
Dan Ariely was cited in a New York Times article on how lying and cheating behavior comes in several distinct flavors.
Quartz at Work | September 15th, 2020
Adam Grant was mentioned in a Quartz article on his new software startup, BrightHire.
The Enterprisers Project | September 14th, 2020
Francesca Gino was cited in The Enterprisers Project on the value of curiosity in business.
Financial Times | September 8th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was mentioned in a Financial Times piece on the new Netflix film, The Social Dilemma in which Haidt was featured.
The Wall Street Journal | September 8th, 2020
Dolly Chugh was cited in a Wall Street Journal piece on the best ways to make sure your voice is being heard during Zoom meetings.
The New York Times | September 7th, 2020
Adam Grant wrote an opinion piece in the New York Times on the ways teachers can nurture curiosity in their students—even over Zoom.
Quartz at Work | September 6th, 2020
Max Bazerman was cited in a Quartz at Work article on how overconfidence can drag down teams, and how to overcome it.
Bloomberg | September 6th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was cited in a Bloomberg opinion piece on how Biden has the opportunity to become the new champion of loyalty, authority, and sanctity.
SDPB Radio | August 26, 2020
Robert Frank was interviewed on SDPB Radio about the power of social forces on mask-wearing behavior.
Mail & Guardian, Thought Leader | August 25, 2020
Max Bazerman’s book Predictable Surprises: The Disasters You Should Have Seen Coming, and How to Prevent Them was mentioned in an article on the need for change in management behavior.
Forbes | August 13th, 2020
Adam Grant’s audiobook Power Moves was cited in a Forbes article on the importance of having women in powerful business positions.
CNBC Select | August 10, 2020
Dan Ariely was interviewed by CNBC Select about protecting finances from the coronavirus pandemic in the short- and long-term.
Forbes | August 10, 2020
Dan Ariely’s book Predictably Irrational was mentioned in a Forbes article on how to build a community that both supports and builds your business.
The Sydney Morning Herald | August 7, 2020
Celia Moore was cited in an article on the deep psychology of humans telling and keeping secrets.
Business Daily | August 6th, 2020
Dolly Chugh was mentioned in a Business Daily article on the role of conflict in creating change in business.
Scientific American | August 4th, 2020
Nicholas Epley was cited in a Scientific American article on why people ignore information that could improve their ability to predict personal cyberattacks.
The Atlantic | August 4, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was cited in an Atlantic article on Princeton’s approach for dealing with racism on campus.
The Washington Post | August 3rd, 2020
Nicholas Epley was cited in a Washington Post article on the dying practice of asking strangers to take your photograph in the era of COVID-19.
Harvard Business School Working Knowledge | August 2, 2020
Max Bazerman was cited in an article on the rise of digital experimentation in modern organizations.
Deseret News | July 27th, 2020
Robert Hurley, J.S. Nelson, and Alison Taylor spoke to Deseret News about the safety of employee surveillance tech.
Business Insider | July 24th, 2020
Dan Ariely was interviewed by Business Insider about how credit cards incentive increased spending.
WBUR | July 21st, 2020
Adam Grant was interviewed on WBUR in an episode on prioritizing kindness over achievement when raising children.
Forbes | July 13th, 2020
Adam Grant was cited in a Forbes article about the importance of prioritizing employee experience when trying to create a successful company.
Forbes | July 9th, 2020
Francesca Gino’s book How to Be a Rebel Leader was cited in Forbes.
Scientific American | July 8th, 2020
Dolly Chugh’s research on race and gender stereotypes, and their impact on the pathway to academia was mentioned in Scientific American.
The New York Times | July 8th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was cited in a New York Times op-ed on how the United States became so politically polarized in the Trump era.
Harper’s Magazine | July 7th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was one of the 150 prominent figures who signed the letter on justice and open debate in Harper’s Magazine.
Forbes | July 3rd, 2020
Dan Ariely’s book, Predictably Irrational was cited in a Forbes article about the polarized narratives around the Coronavirus and how public perception is shaping public policy.
Strategy+Business | July 1st, 2020
Max Bazerman’s book, The Power of Experiments, was one of ten recommended books by Strategy+Business.
Harvard Business Review | June 19th, 2020
Marshall Schminke’s 2017 study on prosocial reactions to abusive workplace oversight was mentioned in this Harvard Business Review piece.
Insider | June 18th, 2020
Dan Ariely spoke to Insider about why seemingly inconsequential workplace chatter, which has dwindled during the pandemic, is critical to workplace happiness.
Business Insider | June 17th, 2020
Robert Hurley spoke to Business Insider about the two ways people make decisions to trust others.
World Economic Forum | June 16th, 2020
Alison Taylor wrote an article in the World Economic Forum on how the switch to remote work has ushered in the age of the “intangible company” and that the new challenge of the 2020s will be to present a clear vision and moral narrative for organizations—one that recognizes our broad human interdependence and the threats that face our planet.
The London Business School Review | June 15th, 2020
Dolly Chugh’s book, The Person You Mean to Be, was one of nine recommended books on dealing with bias and racism.
The Wall Street Journal | June 13th, 2020
Francesca Gino wrote, in The Wall Street Journal, about why trying to figure out what your job interviewer is looking for only backfires.
Investors Chronicle | June 9th, 2020
David Hirshleifer’s recent paper on social transmission bias in economics and finance was mentioned in this Investors Chronicle piece.
MIT Sloan Management Review | June 4th, 2020
Max Bazerman and his The Power of Experiments co-author Michael Luca wrote about lessons in using randomized controlled experiments in business.
The Economist | June 1st, 2020
Adam Grant wrote, in The Economist, about how the legacy of the coronavirus may be more work satisfaction, more ethical leadership, and a deeper sense of trust.
Forbes | June 1st, 2020
Ron Carucci interviewed Arthur C. Brooks, Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School, about his recent book, Love Your Enemies, which has a newly relevant message amid country-wide protests against police violence.
The New York Times | June 1st, 2020
Jonathan Haidt was mentioned in a New York Times op-ed about “safetyism” and the need to see beyond the stereotypes on both sides of the reopening debate.
Vox | May 26th, 2020
Robert Frank spoke to Vox Editor-at-Large Ezra Klein about the economic power of peer pressure, an idea central to his new book, Under the Influence.
The Atlantic | May 24th, 2020
Jonathan Haidt spoke to The Atlantic about the opportunity the pandemic presents to increase mutual understanding and social cohesion in a highly polarized country.
Business Insider | May 14th, 2020
Dan Ariely spoke to Business Insider about why people during a pandemic happen to be saving more money than usual.
WBEZ | May 13th, 2020
Adam Grant gave tips to WBEZ, Chicago’s NPR source, on how to ease the strain of working from home, and even find joy in it.
The New York Times | May 5th, 2020
Nicholas Epley suggested to The New York Times that during this pandemic, people, out of a yearning for social contact, may very well be seeing faces where none exist.
Refinitiv Webinar | April 28th, 2020
Alison Taylor spoke on a Refinitiv webinar to discuss where compliance ends and sustainability begins and provided comments for a Refinitiv report on supply-chain transparency and oversight.
Gallup | April 28th, 2020
Ron Carucci had a Harvard Business Review article of his mentioned in this Gallup piece.
World Economic Forum | April 16th, 2020
Adam Grant spoke to the World Economic Forum about the challenges and promise that the COVID-19 crisis brings to work life.
Financial Times | April 16th, 2020
Max Bazerman had his book, Predictable Surprises: The Disasters You Should Have Seen Coming, co-authored with Michael Watkins, mentioned in this Financial Times piece.
How To! Slate Podcast | April 14th, 2020
Dan Ariely went on How to! to discuss some tricks for confronting procrastination.
Harvard Business Review | April 14th, 2020
Francesca Gino had a quote of hers on the power of gratitude mentioned in this Harvard Business Review article.
Forge | April 13th, 2020
Nicholas Epley was mentioned in this Forge piece on how Zoom and the video-chat renaissance is introducing people to a new type of awkwardness.
Sydney Morning Herald | April 11th, 2020
Robert Frank had his new book, Under the Influence, mentioned in this Sydney Morning Herald op-ed about the positive uses of behavioral contagion.
The Wall Street Journal | April 3rd, 2020
Andrea Bonime-Blanc spoke to The Wall Street Journal about how business leaders are giving more attention to issues surrounding remote work and data sharing.
The New York Times | April 1st, 2020
Jonathan Haidt spoke to The New York Times about how taking COVID-19 seriously has become a tribal marker.
The Irish Times | March 31, 2020
David Hirshleifer was mentioned in a piece about a study suggesting that robo-analyst firms’ stock advice is more profitable than that of their human counterparts.
The New York Times | March 31, 2020
Jonathan Haidt had his research on “moral foundations” in politics mentioned by columnist Ross Douthat in a piece on coronavirus and the conservative mind.
The Prof G Show | March 26, 2020
Jonathan Haidt and Scott Galloway discussed the social and psychological impact of COVID-19.
Science | March 26, 2020
Dolly Chugh spoke to Science magazine about Jennifer Eberhardt’s research on unconscious bias, specifically the “other-race” effect.
PRI | March 26, 2020
Robert Frank spoke to PRI for an article about how COVID-19 is changing the way people think about fighting climate change.
WBUR | March 25, 2020
Dan Ariely discussed how, in uncertain times, irrational behavior can feed on itself like a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Psychology Today | March 23, 2020
David Sloan Wilson’s research on religion and cultural evolution was mentioned in a piece about how pathogens affect society.
Scientific American | March 21, 2020
Dan Ariely—along with Francesca Gino, Max Bazerman, and others—wrote about how they tried to reproduce their work on an ethical-behavior intervention, and ended up refuting it.
The Bulwark | March 21, 2020
Ann Tenbrunsel’s research on ethical fading was mentioned in a piece about how too many instructions leads to less compliance.
Compliance Week | March 17, 2020
Alison Taylor spoke about how several businesses have decided it is worth going above and beyond to help customers and employees.
The Wall Street Journal | March 15, 2020
Max Bazerman’s new book, The Power of Experiments, discusses the effectiveness of A/B testing, which is baked into product development, along with other empirical trials and judgments.
The New York Times | March 13, 2020
Adam Grant wrote a piece explaining how addressing procrastination isn’t about avoiding work; it’s about avoiding negative emotions.
Cheddar | March 12, 2020
Andrea Bonime-Blanc talked about Boeing’s struggles during the pandemic.
Quartz | March 4, 2020
When reading a corporation’s sustainability report and then comparing it to its risk disclosures—or worse, its media coverage—wrote Alison Taylor, we might as well be reading about entirely distinct companies.
Quartz | March 3, 2020
Dorothée Baumann-Pauly talked about the flawed auditing methods in China that allow systemic labor abuses to go unchecked.
Inc. | February 28, 2020
Adam Grant does not worry about managing his time. He manages his attention instead.
Fortune | February 26, 2020
Ann Tenbrunsel’s decision-framing research was mentioned in a discussion about how the pro-baseball team deserves criticism for its cheating scandal.
The Harvard Gazette | February 24, 2020
Jonathan Haidt debated neuroscientist Lisa Feldman-Barrett on whether hate speech is violence at Harvard Law School.
The New Yorker | February 24, 2020
Large-scale social experiments are now ubiquitous, and conducted without public scrutiny. Has this new era of experimentation—which Max Bazerman examines in his new book, The Power of Experiments—remembered the lessons of the old?
ThinkAdvisor | February 20, 2020
Daylian Cain spoke about the tactics companies can use to judge the rightness of their decisions.
Forbes | February 19, 2020
Caterina Bulgarella wrote about how, for Google—which has always crafted a narrative of exceptionalism—the emerging storyline around a more complex and controversial yet more realistic workplace experience may be disappointing but, also, uniquely enlightening.
NPR | February 17, 2020
Dan Ariely discussed the behavioral science of honesty—dishonesty, he said, is often not about character but opportunity.
Harvard Business Review | February 13, 2020
Francesca Gino wrote about how, contrary to our intuition, simply being yourself makes a better impression than catering to another person’s interests and expectations.
The New York Times | February 11, 2020
Nicholas Epley spoke about why we often do not listen when we think we know what someone will say.
Women’s Health | February 10, 2020
Caroline Webb went on the Women’s Health podcast Going for Goal to talk about how to be less busy yet more productive.
Forbes | February 10, 2020
Ron Carruci wrote about how leaders persevere during periods of extreme adversity.
The Atlantic | February 5, 2020
Robert Frank explains how, when our peers take actions to preserve the planet, we’re more likely to follow suit—the human instinct to conform could help us address the climate crisis.
Quartz | February 5, 2020
Amid growing anger over corporate hypocrisy, greed, and social and environmental impacts, wrote Alison Taylor, employees are now openly questioning C-suite decisions about where companies do business—and with whom.
The New York Times | January 24, 2020
With activists mobilized and dug in on the left and right, there is increasing pressure on people in the middle to choose sides, part of what Jonathan Haidt calls “mob dynamics.”
Harvard Business Review | January 23, 2020
Francesca Gino and Adam Grant’s research has helped highlight that all too often, instead of giving people a meaningful sense of appreciation, employee-recognition programs become just another box for managers to check.
Inside Business | January 22, 2020
Dolly Chugh’s book, The Person You Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias, was read in a book club created by city employees in Norfolk.
Forbes | January 13, 2020
Having your actions play out publicly as if on a jumbotron is a huge responsibility, Ron Carruci wrote, but unfortunately too many teams don’t take this responsibility as seriously as they should.
Poets & Quants | January 8, 2020
Ann Tenbrunsel was selected as one of P&Q’s favorite business school professors of 2019.
The Washington Post | January 6, 2020
Adam Grant spoke about how tweens can be encouraged to be more prosocial without becoming exceedingly altruistic.
Forbes | January 6, 2020
As we look back at 2019, Caterina Bulgarella wrote, it is not a coincidence that the leaders who left enduring legacies strove for far greater objectives than their own success or their own group’s survival.
Washington Monthly | January 3, 2020
Dan Ariely’s book, The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone—Especially Ourselves, was mentioned in a discussion about how Donald Trump’s perverse brand of B.S. took over American politics.
The Washington Post | January 2, 2020
Nicholas Epley and his collaborator were mentioned in a piece about not letting technology and corrosive politics control our behavior.