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Each week, our faculty share their groundbreaking research, published work and their authoritative insight into an exceptionally wide range of management issues. Take a moment to find out what's happening this week at Rotman.

"Transformational leadership" curbs bad attitudes towards change, shows rare study of correctional officers.

January 09, 2014
Toronto – It's no surprise that a cynical attitude towards the prospect of change makes change harder to implement.   But it's ...  > more

Higher Emotional Intelligence leads to better decision-making.

November 19, 2013
Toronto – The anxiety people feel making investment decisions may have more to do with the traffic they dealt with earlier than the po...  > more

Study shows calm candidates perform better on tests used to screen job applicants.

November 01, 2013
Toronto - Applying for a job can be stressful at the best of times and even more so in today’s very competitive job market.  For ...  > more

Recession's after-effects could lead to cheating and workplace theft suggests Rotman paper.

October 16, 2013
Toronto – We like to think we'd stick to our ethical principles no matter what. But when people feel financially deprived -- as many d...  > more

Precarious employment on the rise says new working paper from the Institute for Competitiveness and Prosperity.

October 03, 2013
A rising number of workers in Toronto are employed in temporary, part-time, low-paying positions in routine-service industries, but there...  > more

Freedom and choice key to restorative lunch breaks, says new study.

October 01, 2013
Toronto -- Working through lunch might not be as bad as they say, suggests a new paper on work recovery, but only if employees choose that t...  > more

Avoidance strategies can be valuable stress reliever, says new paper on work/life/school balance.

July 08, 2013
Toronto – If achieving a work/life balance wasn't hard enough, researchers say many of us are juggling a third factor: school.  ...  > more

Choosing less a form of protection says new study on decision-making.

April 03, 2013
Toronto – Imagine you have a choice to make.   In one scenario, you’d get $8 and somebody else -- a stranger – woul...  > more

Refocusing important on and off the court, says new study.

February 11, 2013
NBA player stats used to study on-the-job adaptability.  > more

Want better employees? Get somebody else to rate their personalities, suggests new study.

November 14, 2012
November 14, 2012Want better employees? Get somebody else to rate their personalities, suggests new study. Toronto – Businesses will ge...  > more

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