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October 31, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

A Marketing Class for the Ages

Wharton Professor of Marketing, Peter Fader, recollects on the first Wharton course he ever taught and the remarkable alumni who made it special.

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October 23, 2014 | In the News | The Wall Street Journal

Prof. Lynn Wu in the Wall Street Journal

Prof. of Operations and Information Management Lynn Wu is cited for her study on the value of social communication at work.

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October 22, 2014 | In the News | Inc.

Prof. Jonah Berger in Inc.

Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger shares ways that companies can leverage word of mouth to attract the most qualified job candidates.

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October 22, 2014 | In the News | Inc.

Prof. Adam Grant in Inc.

Prof. of Management Adam Grant is featured for research on character types in the workplace.

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October 21, 2014 | In the News | Marketplace

Prof. Kent Smetters on Marketplace

Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Kent Smetters discusses whether slow economic growth in China or in Europe affects the United States more.

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October 21, 2014 | In the News | The Huffington Post

Prof. Nancy Rothbard in the Huffington Post

Prof. of Management Nancy Rothbard is cited for her comments on the rarity of an employee being chosen for a promotion without explicitly asking for one.

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October 20, 2014 | In the News | Bloomberg Businessweek

Prof. Robert Meyer in Bloomberg Businessweek

Prof. of Marketing Robert Meyer writes an op-ed explaining how climate change is helping the real estate industry in Miami.

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Victoria’s Secret CEO Sharen Turney: From Cattle to Camisoles

In a recent lecture, Victoria's Secret president and CEO Sharen Turney described her path to the C-suite and shared insights about the company's future strategy....

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Stressed Out by Work? You’re Not Alone

For workers today, the pressure is on more than ever before. To ease the stress, a widespread culture change is in order, experts say. ...

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Radical Innovation, Part II: Managing the Unmanageable

A new BCG survey shows that corporate innovation works best when workers are part of a separate product development team....

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Will Rousseff’s Reelection Move Brazil Forward?

What factors drove Dilma Rousseff’s reelection as Brazil's president – and what are the greatest challenges she faces during her second term?...

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Amazon’s Future: Looking Beyond the Balance Sheet

Amazon faces sharp scrutiny after a disappointing quarter and a weak holiday season forecast. Wharton experts analyze the company’s evolving strategies and suggest where it could place its future bets....

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Why the Next Financial Crisis Will Be Different

When it comes to global financial crises, planning must focus on the future, not the past, says Wharton’s Franklin Allen. ...

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The Takata Recall: What’s at Stake for Automakers, Regulators and Consumers

The recent recall of U.S. vehicles with defective Takata airbags will help upgrade vehicle safety standards and raise awareness about regulation, experts say....


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