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Don’t Offer Co-workers Help Unless Asked

Monday, October 22, 2018
Helping Coworkers

If you thought that proactively offering help to your co-workers was a good thing, think again. New workplace research from Michigan State University found that when it comes…

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Email Distractions Reduce Leadership Effectiveness

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Russell Johnson

Research from Michigan State University shows that keeping up with email traffic places high demands on managers, which prevents them from achieving their goals and from being good…

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The ‘Invisible Hand’ Doesn’t Control Markets

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Stock Market

Traditionally, many economists presume markets are influenced by the “invisible hand” theory. New research from Michigan State University found a disruptor has turned this long-held concept – perpetuated…

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Marketing Research Tops National Ranking

Monday, July 30, 2018
Business College

The Michigan State University Broad College of Business marketing research program earned top recognition on Eduniversal’s Top 2018 Best Masters ranking. The master’s of marketing research, or MSMR, ranked…

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MSU’s Autonomous Vehicles Workshop Shapes Policy Conversation

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Brian Pentland

Self-driving cars bring great opportunity – and great risk. While some support autonomous vehicles in the name of efficiency, others point to recent accidents as a hazard humans…

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Are Millennials Taking Over the Supply Chain?

Monday, April 16, 2018

The way you get a cup of coffee, cook a meal at home and even purchase clothing is changing. What once was a $3 cup of coffee is…

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MSU Students Earn Two National Sales Competition Awards

Friday, April 13, 2018
The national championship team (L-R): Keegan Dashner, Selma Kijamet, Valerie Good (coach), Heidi Surdyk (individual champion), Alyssa Cutcher

Michigan State University came out on top at the 2018 National Collegiate Sales Competition, or NCSC, in Kennesaw, Georgia. Not only did the MSU team take the overall team…

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85% of Taxpayers Overstate Their Actual Federal Income Taxes

Friday, March 30, 2018
Charles Ballard and Sanjay Gupta

About 85 percent of taxpayers overstate their actual federal income taxes, according to new research from Michigan State University. Charles Ballard, professor of economics, and Sanjay Gupta, the Eli and…

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Lifestyle Diversity Fuels Creativity, Success within Work Groups

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Don Conlon and Karen Etty Jehn

The rock n’ roll lore says that once a bandmate gets married, the party’s over for the group. But recently published  Michigan State University research says that the blended mix…

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2019 U.S. News and World Reports Ranks Five MSU Grad Programs No. 1

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Erickson Hall is home to the College of Education, which has a new No. 1 graduate program for 2019. Photo by Derrick L. Turner

Five Michigan State University graduate programs have been ranked No. 1 nationally in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Graduate Schools release. Once again, the College of Education’s elementary…

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