|February 09, 2014 |
|New Microsoft CEO's collegial style sparks hope|
Satya Nadella's calming, collegial style said to be a pleasant and necessary change in leadership tone. Suresh Kotha, professor of management, is quoted.
|February 06, 2014 |
Wall Street Journal
|Smartphones Make You Tired and Unproductive, Study Says|
The way most knowledge workers do their jobs -- monitoring their smartphones for notes from the boss long after the office day is done-- ultimately makes them less effective. Research co-authored by Christopher M. Barnes, assistant professor of management at the Foster School, is featured.
|January 15, 2014 |
HBR Blog Network
|Research: Using a Smartphone After 9 pm Leaves Workers Disengaged|
New research indicates that greater connectivity comes at a cost: using a smartphone to cram more work into a given evening results in less work done the next day. Christopher Barnes, assistant professor of management, is co-author of the post and the research.
|December 18, 2013 |
|Big Pharma's Marketing Strategies|
David Hyde talks with Natalie Mizik, associate professor of marketing, about how successful big pharmaceuticals are at marketing their products.
|December 06, 2013 |
Puget Sound Business Journal
|UW Minority Business Awards: Donors, partners, owners combine to strengthen minority businesses|
Jim Jiambalvo, dean of the Foster School, reflects on the Minority Business of the Year Awards.
|November 21, 2013 |
U.S. News & World Report
|Business School Competitions Give Startups a Boost|
Many MBA programs have entrepreneurship classes, but school competitions can help turn those ideas into real companies. Connie Bourassa-Shaw, director of the Foster School's Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship, is quoted.
|November 15, 2013 |
|Geek of the Week: Kevin Hall is blending TV and tech to build better relationships|
Foster EMBA alumnus Kevin Hall named GeekWire's "Geek of the Week" for founding Snackdish, an app to share tv and movie viewing experiences
|November 07, 2013 |
|On why you shouldn't sweat Twitter's IPO|
Oregonian columnist Brent Hunsberger writes about Twitter's IPO. Jarrad Harford and Jennifer Koski, faculty in the Foster School's Finance Department, are quoted.
|November 04, 2013 |
|One thing is the 'ultimate advantage' at work|
The Foster School's entrepreneurship program goes back to the 1990s when it focused on writing business plans. It's evolved into having one of the only programs in the country where students are given the opportunity, and money, to create and run a company.