Wednesday, April 23, 2014Strategic Human Resource Management BlogHow to Manage Your Team’s Mood for Creativity and Productivityby: Russell Coff

The spring issue of Update magazine features my research on how mood affects entrepreneurial creativity. The best entrepreneurial ideas come out of a two-phase process. First comes an idea generation... Read More

Wednesday, April 16, 2014Strategic Human Resource Management BlogThink Pay-for-Performance Doesn’t Work? Think Again.by: Barry Gerhart

The spring issue of Update magazine features my study, carried out with colleagues, that found a strong correlation between CEO return (wealth creation for the chief executive) and firm performance... Read More

Wednesday, April 9, 2014Strategic Human Resource Management BlogStriking for Gold: Understanding How Entrepreneurs Bring an Idea to Lifeby: Phillip Kim

In the “lore” of entrepreneurship, many of the notions that make up our conventional wisdom are untested. This is where I come in as a researcher. The unifying theme of the research I... Read More

Wednesday, April 2, 2014Risk Management and Insurance BlogBusiness Analytics: Setting Insurance Rates Tailored to Individualsby: Edward Frees

Insurance rates have traditionally been set based on relationships observed in broad classes of people, at the population level. For instance, on average, young men are more likely to get into car... Read More