Cracks in the Glass Ceiling: Identifying Factors Affecting Persistence and Advancement for Women in IT
Innovative Business at Baylor: Cindy Riemenschneider, professor of Information Systems, researches the factors affecting persistence and advancement of women in IT.
Belief in the ‘Prosperity Gospel’ Does Not Turn People into Successful Entrepreneurs
WACO, Texas (May 22, 2019) — Belief in the “Prosperity Gospel” — that God financially blesses faithful followers — does not turn individuals into successful entrepreneurs. But prosperity beliefs can fuel values linked to entrepreneurial thinking, such as power and achievement, according to a Baylor University study.
Baylor Entrepreneurship Ranks 11th in the 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Research Productivity Rankings
The Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation in the Hankamer School of Business ranked 11th in the world out of 497 schools in the recently released 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Research Productivity Rankings.
Unhappy in the Home Office
BizEd Magazine: The focus of this article are the findings of research by Sara Perry and Emily Hunter, professors of Management, which found that for some people, working remotely incites more stress that working in an office environment.
The Individual vs. The Group: Finding Focus in Transformational Leadership
Innovative Business at Baylor: Research by Sara Perry, assistant professor of Management, finds that high group-focused leadership in conjunction with high individual-leadership focus resulted in the highest levels of helping.
Researchers Helping Researchers: How to Write a Powerful Review Paper
Innovative Business at Baylor: Dorothy Leidner, professor of Information Systems, proposes criteria to help researchers evaluate what constitutes a "good" quality research paper.
‘How much TV do you watch?’
Innovative Business at Baylor: Research by Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, clinical assistant professor of Marketing, finds that advertisers and media agencies often devalue "ethnic-media properties" by insisting on discounts or spending fewer dollars on those properties.
Follow Your Doctor’s Advice: Mental Health Status Not Impacted by Healthcare Professional Advice to Exercise, Eat Healthy
Innovative Business at Baylor: Rachel Shriver, Health Services Research PhD candidate in the Robbins Institute for Health Policy & Leadership at the Hankamer School of Business, researches whether following doctors' advice on diet or exercise has an impact on patients' reported mental health status.
Using Immigration Laws to Gauge State and Local Sentiments Around Immigrants
Perspectives on Immigration: This piece details continuing research by Van Pham, graduate program director and professor of Economics at Baylor University, and his wife, Huyen Pham, professor at Texas A&M University School of Law, which has tracked and analyzed immigration laws from 2005 to 2017.
Out of Office: New Baylor Management Study Examines Relationship Between Stress and Remote Work
WACO, Texas (Sept. 18, 2018) – Many U.S. employees believe working from home – or at least away from the office – can bring freedom and stress-free job satisfaction. A new Baylor University study says, “Not so fast.”