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Organizational Behavior and Theory Faculty in the News

Wall Street Journal

How Videoconferences Make It Harder for Employees to Collaborate, featuring Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

The Conversational Habits That Build Better Connections, featuring Taya Cohen, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.
Forbes

Resignation of Raiders Head Coach Underscores Value of DEI Training To Help Prevent Crises, features Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

BBC

Why the ‘Great Remote Work Experiment’ May Have Been Flawed, featuring Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

BBC

Why Workers Might Eventually Reject Hybrid Work, featuring Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

MIT Sloan Review

Fighting Backlash to Racial Equity Efforts, written by Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

BBC

Why Presenteeism Wins Out Over Productivity quotes Brandy Aven, Associate Professor of Organizational Theory, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship.

Forbes

Should Hybrid Workers Do Deep Work At Home And Creative Tasks At The Office? Not Necessarily, featuring Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

CIO Dive

Video Conferencing Can Hurt Collaboration. IT Has a Role in Fixing, quotes Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Forbes

One Year Later: How Companies Have Responded to George Floyd's Murderquotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

Business Insider

How Boston Consulting Group’s Vision of a ‘Bionic Workplace’ Can Help Companies Build a Seamless and Resilient Hybrid Model, quotes Brandy Aven, Associate Professor of Organizational Theory, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship

Forbes

FedEx Shooting Is Reminder Why Corporate Crisis Teams Should Be in Place Before They’re Needed, quotes Brandy Aven, Associate Professor of Organizational Theory, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship.

The economist

COVID-19 Has Forced a Radical Shift in Working Habits, quotes Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

BBC

There’s a Key Difference Between ‘Equity’ and ‘Equality’ – And You Need To Understand It To Help Dismantle Systemic Racism in America, features Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Marketplace

Walkback of Its New DM Feature Is a Sign of User Power, quotes Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Can Esports Make You More Productive at Work? IBM, Walmart and Others Think Yes, features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School.

Kamala Harris’s College Sorority Rejoices in her Rise, quotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

Why You’re More Creative in Coffee Shops, features Sunkee Lee, Assistant Professor of Organizational Theory and Strategy.

The Coronavirus Is Creating A Mental Health Crisis In America’s Workforce,  features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School.

Why Serendipitous Interactions in the Office Made Us Feel Productive, quotes Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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Summer’s Not Over Yet: Remote Workers Extend Their Vacations — To the Delight of Resort Owners, quotes Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School.

Inside higher ed

Pulling Rank: Business School Rankings Could Promote Racial Equity, But Don't, quotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

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10 Books on Race and Leadership MBA Professors Are Recommending to Incoming Students, features Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Marketwatch

California Is Trying to Legally Require More Diversity on Corporate Boards, quotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

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,What Your CEO Is Reading: Reality Hackers; Biohackers; Office Furniture Hackers, quotes Sunkee Lee, Assistant Professor of Organizational Theory and Strategy.

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Should Employers Force Workers to Get COVID-19 Vaccine? Some Experts Say They Should. quotes Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School.

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How AI Can Help Us Harness Our 'Collective Intelligence', features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

BBC

How Corporate Diversity Initiatives Trap Workers of Colour, features Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Wall St Journal

Remote Work Is Here to Stay. Bosses Better Adjust. features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Fast Company

How to Ask Friends, Coworkers, and Strangers to Wear a Mask, quotes Laurie Weingart, Richard M. and Margaret S. Cyert Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Impressive LinkedIn Resume, According to Experts, features Catherine Shea, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Xerox Junior Faculty Chair AY 2018-2019.

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Reopening? Learn How to Help Your Employees Feel Safe Psychologically, features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School.

Time magazine

What Is 'Social Distancing?' Here's How to Best Practice It as Coronavirus Spreads, features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School of Business.

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Vietnamese-owned nail salons donate thousands of masks, gloves, more to hospitals, quotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory. 

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Paranoia Creeps Into Homeworking, features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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What 'Women at Work' Listeners Want to Know About Money, Sponsorship, and More, features Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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Managing the Parents on Your Team Requires Flexibility, Support, quotes Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School of Business.

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As Coronavirus Spreads in the U.S., Employers Gear Up for Massive Work-From-Home Experiment,  features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School of Business.

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Innovation Culture Helped This Gemstone Business Offer Clarity, features Catherine SheaAssistant Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Xerox Junior Faculty Chair AY 2018-2019.

How the best remote teams communicate, features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Bloomberg

Inside the Seething Boardroom Drama That Poisoned HQ Trivia, quotes Brandy Aven, Associate Professor of Organizational Theory, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship.

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Why McDonald's Had No Choice but to Fire CEO Steve Easterbrook for His Relationship With an Employee, quotes Laurie Weingart, Richard M. and Margaret S. Cyert Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

Quartz

How To Talk To Your Boss About Mental Health, features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School of Business.

Tech, Freelancers Help Businesses Work With Fewer Staffers, features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

It Takes Hard Work To Help a Diverse Team Succeed, features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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What the World's Happiest Country Can Teach Americans, features Catherine Shea, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Xerox Junior Faculty Chair AY 2018-2019.

Scientific American

Honest Liars: Dishonest Leaders May Be Perceived as Authentic, features research from Oliver Hahl, Assistant Professor of Organizational Theory and Strategy.

HuffPost

Why You Should Talk About Salary With Co-Workers, Even if Your Boss Forbids It, features Denise Rousseau, H. J. Heinz II University Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Heinz College and joint appointment at Tepper School of Business.

Inc

Want to Make Your Gig and Remote Workers Successful? Follow These Rules, features Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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Being Second at Work Can Actually Be the Best, quotes Robert KelleyDistinguished Service Professor of Management.

Behavioral Scientist

'Bursty' Communication Can Help Remote Teams Thrive, is co-written by Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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Your Startup Can Learn From LeBron James' Twitter Habits, Says CMU Researcher, quotes Brandy Aven, Associate Professor of Organizational Theory, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship.

Harvard Business Review

Why You Should Rotate Office Seating Assignments, features Sunkee Lee, Assistant Professor of Organizational Theory and Strategy.

Scientific American

How to Pick a Great Worker, is written by Taya Cohen, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

The new York Times

Be Direct and Low-Key to Defuse Discord at the Office, is based on research co-authored by Laurie Weingart, Richard M. and Margaret S. Cyert Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.

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For CEOs in Crisis Facebook Provides an Instructive Playbook, quotes Rosalind Chow, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory.