Friday, October 24, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogIndividual Layoff History Impacts Voluntary Turnoverby: Paul R. Davis, Charlie O. Trevor, and Jie Feng

If you’ve ever been laid off, you’re probably familiar with some of the trauma and disruption that a layoff can bring—researchers have documented depressed lifetime earnings, reduced... Read More

Wednesday, October 22, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogIs It Time for 'The Talk?'by: Sherry Herwig, director of the Family Business Center

Family business-owning parents often struggle having “The Talk” with their children.  What is the correct age to have The Talk? How much should we tell them? What if they ask... Read More

Wednesday, October 15, 2014Forward Thinking Faculty BlogIndividual Differences in Interpersonal Touchby: Andrea Webb, Ph.D. Candidate

Do you ever find yourself reaching out to touch other people during a conversation? Or perhaps you feel a bit uncomfortable when someone you don’t know touches your arm as they talk. Some people... Read More

In April 2012, Congress passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which helps startup companies raise capital by reducing disclosure requirements for Initial Public Offerings made by... Read More