Who To Hire: Crowdworking Strategies

Published November 13, 2017

One of the many ways businesses and other sectors have been transformed has been the explosion of crowdwork, with many types of work outsourced to an online labor marketplace.


Using Self Reflection, Support Network to Bring Clarity

Published November 13, 2017

What helps to bring better clarity for leaders is having a deep knowledge of who they are, along with clearly defined values and a reliable support network, said David Cook, director of the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at Bauer College.


Harvey Boot Camp Extends Vital Recovery Info

Published November 13, 2017

As everyday Houstonians launched countless boat rescues and created impromptu emergency shelters when presented with overwhelming needs in the wake of flooding, Bauer’s Financial Literacy program saw the need to provide a lifeline to anyone struggling after Hurricane Harvey.


Females More Successful With Instant Messaging

Published November 13, 2017

Research has shown that females tend to fare worse when engaging in economic negotiations with males. A major theory suggests that this disadvantage comes from individuals conforming to their gender roles, which are based on social and cultural practices.


Adorable Images Encourage Pro-Social Behavior

Published October 30, 2017

It¹s clear cute images popularized in online videos and elsewhere have wide appeal, but can organizations systematically capitalize on cuteness when nudging consumers to engage in a desired behavior?


Offer Incentive Choice to Boost Sales

Published October 30, 2017

Raghuram Bommaraju, a doctoral candidate in the marketing and entrepreneurship department, found that Fortune 500 companies that let their salespeople choose their own incentives from a small selection of options posted substantially better sales compared to those that use traditiona