Being Busy Is a New Status Symbol

Friends saying they're always busy? They may just be flaunting their status.

New Research on How Waiting Impacts Consumer Behavior

An hour wait for that trendy new cupcake? How long you wait may impact how much you buy.

Learning Is a Key Component in Increasing Confidence

Empowering female artisans abroad increases confidence and decreases anxiety.

How Psychic Distance Impacts Trade

How can a better cultural understanding of our trading partners improve the U.S. trade deficit?

In Celebration of the “F” Word

Giving permission to fail can lead to more productivity and increase a company’s bottom line.

Doing Well vs. Doing Good

Do consumers gravitate to highly competent, if less moral service providers, or to providers that are highly moral but less competent? Underdog positioning can go a long way.

What We Need Now — A Little Civility

Following a contentious campaign, the nation is divided. How can small acts of kindness stop the spread of incivility and help heal a growing national rift?
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Over-Optimism, Overconfidence, and the JUDO Framework

Thinking positively can be good, but does over-optimism harm or hurt you business? Here are a few tips to temper your bias.

Abusive Leader or Master Motivator?

Abusive leader or master motivator? The perception of abuse is in the eye of the beholder.

Principled Leadership and the Metro Turn Around

What does SafeTrack say about Metro's new leadership? More than you may think.

The Power of Merely Requesting a Favor

Requesting a favor can go a long way.