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A Study Has Revealed the Best Part of Your Workday to Take a Break
[3/21/2017]
Lovin Dublin: This article references widely-published research by professors of management, Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, on key characteristics of good work breaks.
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Why We Can't Put Our Smartphones Down - and What it's Doing to Our Relationships
[3/16/2017]
New Atlas: Research on phone snubbing, or "phubbing," published by professors of marketing, James Roberts and Meredith David, is cited in this article about how smartphones harm relationships.
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Stock Prices that Go Public Together, Move Together
[3/15/2017]
Innovative Business at Baylor: Shane Underwood, associate professor in the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate Department, researches the factors that influence the stock prices of firms with the same underwriters.
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Video: Is ‘Phubbing’ a Frustration in Your Love Life? You’re Not Alone
[3/13/2017]
CBS Detroit: This video puts a spotlight on research by professors of marketing, James Roberts and Meredith David, about "phubbing," or "phone snubbing," and its harmful effects on relationships.
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Hygge, Fika and How Getting Cozy Can Make You Happier
[3/9/2017]
Daily Burn: Cited in this article about ways to become happier, healthier, and more productive is research by professors of management, Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, about the benefits of workday breaks and the best times to take them.
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Social Security Tips to Maximize Your Benefits
[3/9/2017]
Kiplinger: Professor of finance, William Reichenstein, is credited in this article about Social Security tips and calculating the best time to retire.
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Video: Baylor Researchers Explore the Benefits of Standing While You Work
[3/6/2017]
KXXV (ABC): This story spotlights research by Cindy Wu, professor of management, and Renee Umstattd Meyer, professor of HHPR, about standing desks and their health benefits.
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Are Smartphones Killing the Art of Face-to-Face Conversation? We Ask the Experts
[3/5/2017]
Digital Trends: Professor of marketing, James Roberts, is interviewed in this article about the findings of his research on "phone snubbing," or "phubbing," and its impact on relationships. His research was published in academic publications and in his book: Too Much of a Good Thing: Are You Addicted to Your Smartphone?
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Dr. Andrea Dixon Awarded Top Distinction for Research
[3/3/2017]
Dr. Andrea Dixon and research colleagues Dr. James Peltier and Dr. Shannon Cummins (University of Wisconsin-Whitewater) will receive the Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing’s Outstanding Paper distinction for their 2016 work "Omni-channel Research Framework in the Context of Personal Selling and Sales Management: A Review and Research Extensions.”
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Baylor Lariat: Give me a break: Study shows that breaks improve overall health and performance
[3/2/2017]
Feb. 28, 2017
This article centers on research by Emily Hunter, Ph.D., and Cindy Wu, Ph.D., associate professors of management in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business. Their research, which has been cited in hundreds of news stories nationally, identified key characteristics of “better” workday breaks. Hunter and Wu are quoted. “The most important thing is you choose something you enjoy doing, so it will help you recover most effectively,” Wu said. (Eric Eckert, Baylor Media Communications specialist, pitched the research nationally in 2015. He covers faculty and research in the Hankamer School of Business.)
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