Wednesday, December 17, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogMutual Fund Investors May Be Smarter Than You Thoughtby: Youchang Wu

Mutual funds are a primary investment vehicle for households in many countries. In the U.S., the $13.0 billion mutual fund industry attracts 44.4 percent of households, among which 68 percent hold... Read More

Monday, December 15, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogWho Will Lead Your Organization in 5 Years?by: Barry Roberts

Developing future leaders is a concern we hear often and regularly from clients in every industry sector. Whether it’s a Fortune 500 company, a professional association, a mid-sized business, or... Read More

High performance work practices (HPWPs) are human resource (HR) practices designed to increase business performance by enhancing employee ability, motivation, and opportunity to contribute (AMO).... Read More

Tuesday, December 2, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogSupport Small Business: Retire the Phrase 'Mom and Pop'by: Neil Lerner, director of the Small Business Development Center

Words not only have meaning, they have power and connote emotion.  Many business publications and writers still refer to small businesses as “mom and pop” firms–connoting tiny,... Read More