Business

Business Review
7:36 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Business Review: Mindless Eating

Director of the Cornell Food and Brand Lab, Brian Wansink, is known as the "Sherlock Holmes of food." Investigating patterns in food psychology, he found clues to eat healthfully without even noticing. (*ENCORE)


Business Review
7:33 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Business Review: Ready, Steady, Go!

Getting off to a fast start in any company begins with making sure new hires are the “right fit” for the organization. 


Business
6:36 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Supreme Court Will Consider Abercrombie's Religious Discrimination Case

A model at the front entrance to the Abercrombie & Fitch flagship store in New York City.
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Next term, the Supreme Court will hear a case that concerns the hiring habits of Abercrombie & Fitch.

At issue is whether the store discriminated against a woman because she wore a head scarf. Bloomberg explains:

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Business Review
7:33 am
Thu October 2, 2014

Business Review: The Twinkie Tax

A shift toward workplace wellness is underway across the U.S. Studies show businesses that incorporate comprehensive wellness programs are able to improve the health of their employees and save their company money at the same time. (*ENCORE)


Business Review
7:33 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Business Review: Abusive Supervisor

According to research, effects of abusive supervision reach far beyond the workplace. Assistant professor of management Merideth Ferguson calls it "the spillover effect." (*ENCORE)


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