Take a Break! Tips for Taking a Better Work Break
Innovative Business at Baylor: Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, associate professors of Management, research what activities and times of day make a workplace break beneficial to employees and employers.
A Study Has Revealed the Best Part of Your Workday to Take a Break
Lovin Dublin: This article references widely-published research by professors of management, Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, on key characteristics of good work breaks.
Putting Servant Leadership to the Test and Doing Away With Scepticism
London School of Economics Business Review: This guest post for the London School of Economics is written by Baylor professors of management, Mitchell Neubert and Emily Hunter, and explores their research on ethical and servant-based leadership, and its impact on employees.
Hygge, Fika and How Getting Cozy Can Make You Happier
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.
Video: Baylor Researchers Explore the Benefits of Standing While You Work
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.
Baylor Lariat: Give me a break: Study shows that breaks improve overall health and performance
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.)
Baylor Bears Learned Lessons in Leadership from Their Time as Mascot
Three generations of Baylor mascots met in Professor Rachel Woods’ Leadership and Organizational class to share what they learned while being a mascot.
To Start 2017, Here Are Tips From an Insider on Turning Around a Toxic Group
D Healthcare Daily: Professor Gary Carini penned this helpful piece about organizational toxicity and methods one can take to reduce it.
8 Scheduling Hacks to 10X Your Productivity
Inc. Magazine: This guest columnist details several studies that offer productivity tips and insights. Cited in this list is research by Baylor professors of management, Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, on the best time of a work day to take a break.
Baylor Students Take Home Second at National Undergraduate Supply Chain and Operations Case Competition
Baylor University's team earned second place in the Supply Chain Management Association’s (SCMA) 3rd Annual National Undergraduate Supply Chain and Operations Case Competition hosted by Arizona State.