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A Science to Customer Satisfaction
[3/30/2020]
Innovative Business at Baylor: Ashley Otto, Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Hankamer School of Business, researches 25 years' worth of literature to support the evidence that customer satisfaction has a positive effect on a company's performance.
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Here to Work. Period. The Impact of Supervisor Bottom-Line Mentality on Employees
[3/30/2020]
Innovative Business at Baylor: Matthew Quade, Assistant Professor of Management at the Hankamer School of Business, finds in research that management’s focus on the bottom line can cause a decrease in employee productivity and morale.
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How Secure Are Your Emotions? Employee Emotions Can Have a Significant Impact on Organizational Security
[3/30/2020]
Innovative Business at Baylor: A.J. Burns, Assistant Professor of Information Systems at the Hankamer School of Business, researches the relationship between employees’ emotions and organizational information security.
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The Good Business of Thriving Entrepreneurs
[3/30/2020]
Innovative Business at Baylor: Boris Nikolaev, Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Hankamer School of Business, researches why entrepreneurs are happy and experience higher levels of subjective well-being.
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NRGized Sports Marketing: Briggs Webster '13
[3/2/2020]
Webster graduated from the Hankamer School of Business as a Sports Strategy and Sales (S3) major and currently lives in Houston where he works as a manager in the sports marketing department at NRG, Energy, Inc.
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Baylor Executive EMBA Program Offers New Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Innovation and Management
[2/27/2020]
WACO, Texas (Feb. 27, 2020) – Baylor University’s Executive MBA Program is now offering a new Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Innovation and Management.
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Audio: Success 101 Files – Intelligence for Your Life: Baylor Workday Break Research
[2/27/2020]
WRJN-AM: Spotlighted in this segment is research by professors of management Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu on the best times to take workday breaks, which can lead to increases in productivity and lower burnout rates.
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This Is the Worst Thing You Can Focus on When Managing a Team
[2/21/2020]
The Ladders: Referenced in this article is a study by Matthew Quade, professor of Management, which found that supervisors focused on profits could be hurting employee productivity and respect, which results in damage to the bottom line.
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Audio: Phones Are Making Us More Disconnected Than Ever. These UMD Students Want to Change That
[2/19/2020]
MPR News: Professor of Marketing James Roberts is interviewed about his research findings on smartphone addiction.
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BBSO Sales Competition Winners Announced
[2/13/2020]
Baylor’s Center for Professional Selling recently held their Baylor Business Selling Outside (BBSO) competition, which is designed to engage students in a realistic sales situation where they meet live with a business executive for a 20-minute sales encounter.
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NHL Brings New Look to Stadium Series With Air Force Academy Weekend
[2/12/2020]
Front Office Sports: Kirk Wakefield, professor of Marketing and the executive director of the Center for Sports Strategy and Sales, is interviewed about the NHL and its search for new outdoor venues.
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Baylor’s Dr. Stephanie Mangus to Address International Audience at Sales Educators Academy
[2/12/2020]
The Sales Educators Academy (SEA) will hold the 9th annual academy at Ashton Business School in Birmingham, United Kingdom on June 16-18, 2020.
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Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival Announces Its First Cinematic Award Winners
[2/11/2020]
Movie Debuts: This article reviews the successful inaugural opening of the Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival founded by professor of Marketing Tyrha Lindsey-Warren.
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Audio: The XFL Is Back. Will The Reboot Work?
[2/7/2020]
Texas Standard: Kirk Wakefield, professor of Marketing and executive director of the Center for Sports Strategy and Sales, is interviewed in this story about the return of the XFL.
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Effectiveness Kills Creativity: 7 Steps to Help Strengthen Your Innovative Thinking
[2/5/2020]
Enterpriser Suite: Professor of Management Matthew Quade's research finds that supervisors bent on profits could be hurting their bottom line by losing employee respect and productivity.
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Reel Values: Waco Family & Faith Film Fest Debuts at Hippodrome
[2/5/2020]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Professor of Marketing Tyrha Lindsey-Warren is featured in this piece about the Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival she founded in Waco.
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Video: Morning Buzz: Waco Family & Faith Int. Festival
[2/5/2020]
KWTX-TV (CBS): Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, professor of Marketing, is interviewed on Morning Buzz to discuss her newly-founded Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival.
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Business Schools Collaborate Across Borders
[2/3/2020]
Professors April Rowsey of Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business and Jana Seijts of the Ivey Business School in London, Ontario, teamed up to offer business students of both schools a hands-on experience designed to highlight the nuances and challenges of working within cross-cultural, remote and virtual teams to accomplish a common business outcome.
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From Indonesia to Waco to the World: MBA Student Seeks to Pursue Work as Worship
[1/29/2020]
Chelsea Lin, MBA/MSIS dual degree student, chooses each day to bring worship into every aspect of her life, including work and school.
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Out of Office: Is Remote Work Stressing You Out?
[1/29/2020]
Remotely One: Sara Perry, professor of Management, discusses her research on remote work.
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Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival Launches With the Goals to Empower the Creative Spirit and Celebrate All
[1/28/2020]
Digital Journal: Professor of Marketing Tyrha Lindsey-Warren is interviewed about the Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival she recently founded.
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Leaders Formed in Uganda Mission Trip
[1/28/2020]
Each year, Accounting students and faculty prepare for months in advance to make the Uganda mission trip as meaningful as possible for everyone involved.
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Great Ideas Start from Student Incubator
[1/28/2020]
The 1846 Baylor Student Incubator falls under the leadership and direction of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation with the intended purpose of supporting Baylor student startup businesses.
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A World Class Experience: B.E.S.T. Participants Learn Lessons in a Classroom Whose Walls Extend from Waco to Prague
[1/28/2020]
The Business Excellence Scholarship Team (B.E.S.T.), led by Dr. Marlene Reed, is hard at work all over the world. For the past several years, the group has been working locally to assist with business plans for the revitalization of Elm Avenue.
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Audio: Conversations With Creative Waco - Dr. Tyrha Lindsey-Warren
[1/24/2020]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Marketing professor Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, this episode of Baylor Connections discusses her new Waco Family and Faith International Film Festival.
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Video: Baylor Entrepreneurship Program Secures Nationally Ranking for Another Consecutive Year
[1/20/2020]
Baylor Lariat: This video reviews the Entrepreneurship program's 11th consecutive year of being ranked in the nation's Top 10 Entrepreneurship programs.
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Baylor’s Online MBA, Nursing Master’s Program Move Up in U.S. News Online Rankings
[1/15/2020]
WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2020) – Baylor University online graduate programs that lead to a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in Leadership and Innovation are moving up in the <i>U.S. News</i> 2020 Best Online Programs rankings released Jan. 14.
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A New Psychological Study Revealed the Best Time to Take a Break at Work
[1/13/2020]
Jewel 105FM: This article reviews the positive impacts of workday breaks according to the research of Management professors Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu.
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How Can a Christian Professor Witness at a Secular University?
[1/13/2020]
The Gospel Coalition: Economics professor Mark Kelly discusses how assistant professors can effectively witness to students in a secular university.
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Audio: Business Review - The Crossover Effects of Work and Home
[1/9/2020]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Management professor Dawn Carlson, this episode of Business Review discusses crossover between work and home.
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Why You're Hurting Your Bottom Line If You Only Care About the Bottom Line
[1/8/2020]
Entrepreneur: Supervisors who have a "bottom-line mentality" are less effective and lose employee respect and productivity, according to research by Management professor Matthew Quade.
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Audio: Business Review - Valuing Audiences of Color
[1/2/2020]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Marketing professor Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, this episode of Business Review discusses how marketers can, and should, value audiences of color.
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Moving Toward Disruption
[12/31/2019]
BizEd: Information Systems professor Cindy Riemenschneider serves on the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) steering committee for a new affinity group to form best practices for business leaders to stay current in the latest technologies.
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9 Ways to Follow a Healthier Diet in 2020
[12/31/2019]
Consumer Reports: Marketing professor Meredith David is cited for her research in this article about successful eating habits throughout the New Year.
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Audio: Baylor Connections - Dr. Meredith David
[12/27/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Marketing professor Meredith David, this episode of Baylor Connections reviews her research on smartphone snubbing, successful diets and other insights.
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‘Edutainment’ May Be Key to Millennials Making Positive Health Changes
[12/24/2019]
Naturopathic Doctor News & Review: "Edutainment" leads to positive health-related changes among millenials, finds professor of Marketing Tyrha Lindsey-Warren.
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Audio: Business Review - Making an About-Face in Business
[12/19/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Entrepreneurship professor Matthew Wood, this episode of Business Review explains factors that cause entrepreneurs to pivot.
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Family and Faith Film Festival Makes February Debut
[12/18/2019]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, professor of Marketing, has founded the Waco Family & Faith International Film Festival, which premieres on February 6-8, 2020.
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Student Finds Mentor, Inspiration, at ColorComm Conference
[12/13/2019]
Baylor senior Havyn Colon was among 55 women selected from more than 300 applicants to be a 2019 ColorComm Fellow. Colon is a marketing major and film minor from Houston.
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Leading Scholars Offer U.S. Healthcare Reform Solutions Designed to Break Partisan Gridlock
[12/10/2019]
Two faculty members from Baylor University, Michael Richards and Forest Kim, authored an article in a special issue of Health Management, Policy and Innovation (HMPI) focused on articles about reforming the U.S. healthcare system with solutions designed to build bipartisan buy-in.
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Leading Scholars Offer U.S. Healthcare Reform Solutions Designed to Break Partisan Gridlock
[12/10/2019]
Cision PR Newswire: Economics professors Michael Richards and Forest Kim coauthored an article in Health Management, Policy and Innovation about bipartisan buy-in on U.S. healthcare reform.
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Baylor Business Hosts Fifth Annual Young Entrepreneur Awards
[12/9/2019]
Baylor’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise hosted its fifth annual Baylor Young Entrepreneur Awards (YEA) Nov. 14-15, 2019. The program recognized high school student business owners and gave them the opportunity to network with Baylor faculty, students and business leaders.
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Fewer Americans Are Donating to Charity — and It May Have Nothing to Do With Money
[12/7/2019]
MarketWatch: Professors of Marketing James Roberts and Meredith David are cited for their research on charitable habits of religious versus non-religious people.
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Audio: Business Review - Alumni Affiliation: A Benefit or a Hindrance?
[12/5/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Featuring Accounting professor Owen Brown, this episode of Business Review discusses firms who hire former employees as auditors.
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Local Achievements: Dec. 6, 2019
[12/5/2019]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Tom Potts, Finance professor, was honored with the 2019 P. Kemp Fain Jr. Award by the Financial Planning Association.
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Baylor Team Wins National MBA Case Competition in Ethical Leadership
[12/3/2019]
The Hankamer School of Business hosted the 13th Annual National MBA Case Competition in Ethical Leadership Nov. 7-8. The competition was a part of the Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum and was comprised of 12 teams from university MBA programs across the nation.
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Teaching Economics Through Live Experiments
[12/2/2019]
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Economics professor Tisha Emerson discusses her research on the gender gap among those majoring in economics.
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Baylor Study: Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) Plus Social Media Connections Can Equal Happiness
[12/2/2019]
WACO, Texas (Dec. 2, 2019) – FOMO – aka the “fear of missing out” – can have a positive impact on well-being when it leads to social media use that increases social connections, according to a new Baylor University study.
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Family Businesses Recognized at Baylor Institute Event
[11/27/2019]
This article covers the Texas Family Business Awards' 30th anniversary banquet held in November at Baylor Business.
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What Are the Effects of Social Media in the 2010s?
[11/19/2019]
Baylor Lariat: Professor of Marketing James Roberts is featured in this article about the effects of social media on our lives.
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How to Confront Your Boss’s Sin
[11/18/2019]
The Gospel Coalition: Baylor Economics professor Mark Kelly offers three biblical principles for confronting workplace authorities acting without integrity.
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Baylor Honors Texas Family Businesses for the 30th Year
[11/18/2019]
Baylor University’s Institute for Family Business honored the 2019 Texas Family Business of the Year Award winners and finalists with a banquet on Nov. 8 at the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
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Efficiency Kills Creativity: Here’s How to Be Innovative Anyway
[11/17/2019]
Forbes: A Baylor Management study finds that a hyper-focus on efficiency kills creativity in the workplace.
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Student-Run Investment Fund Distributes Money for Scholarships
[11/15/2019]
For 18 consecutive years, Baylor University’s student-managed Philip M. Dorr Alumni & Friends Endowed Investment Fund has provided generous contributions to student scholarships totaling over $2 million over its lifetime. This year, the Fund contributed $175,000 in support of student-athlete scholarships.
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Baylor Named a Top School for Entrepreneurship Studies by The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur
[11/13/2019]
WACO, Texas (Nov. 13, 2019) – Baylor University offers one of the nation’s top entrepreneurship programs for students who aspire to launch their own businesses, according to the latest rankings released by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. Baylor’s undergraduate entrepreneurship program in the Hankamer School of Business moved up to No. 5 among the nation’s Top 50 Best Undergraduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2020.
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The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Name the Top Undergraduate & Graduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2020
[11/12/2019]
Cision PR Newswire: Baylor's undergraduate Entrepreneurship program ranks 5th nationally in the new survey by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
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Baylor University’s Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership Awards $27,000 at Healthcare Management Case Competition
[11/11/2019]
A student team from Trinity University took home first place and $12,000 in Baylor University’s 5th annual Robbins Case Competition in Healthcare Management October 25. Overall, Baylor awarded a total of $27,000 in the competition to individual students and student teams.
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Video: Baylor Finance Professor Awarded Prestigious Honor Within the Financial Planning Association
[11/7/2019]
Baylor Lariat: Finance professor Tom Potts received the highest and most prestigious recognition from the Financial Planning Association, the P. Kemp Fain Jr. Award.
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Audio: Business Review - Remote Psychology
[11/7/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Marketing professor Sara Perry reviews pros and cons of working from home in this episode of Business Review.
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Video: Good Question: What to Do When Someone ‘Phubbs’ You?
[11/7/2019]
WYTV (ABC): Featured in this story on "phubbing" (phone snubbing) are Marketing professors and subject-matter experts James Roberts and Meredith David.
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Audio: Evidence-Based Economics: What the Doctor Ordered?
[11/6/2019]
Mises Institute: Featured in this podcast episode about evidence-based economics and randomized trials is professor of Entrepreneurship Peter Klein.
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Baylor University’s Tom L. Potts, Ph.D., CFP Awarded the 2019 P. Kemp Fain, Jr. Award - Financial Planning Association’s Most Prestigious Honor
[10/31/2019]
The Financial Planning Association (FPA), the principal membership association for Certified Financial Planner professionals and those who support the financial planning process, announced Tom L. Potts, Ph.D., CFP as the recipient of the 2019 P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award. Potts was honored at the 2019 FPA Annual Conference, held Oct. 16-18 in Minneapolis, Minn.
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Audio: Women in Economics: Tisha Emerson
[10/30/2019]
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Featured in this episode of The Women in Economics podcast is Baylor Economics professor Tisha Emerson who discusses her research on the gender gap in economics.
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Focus on Your Employees, Not Your Bottom Line
[10/30/2019]
Utah Business: A study from Baylor Business' department of Management found that employees withhold performance from supervisors who focus on profits over employee morale.
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Video: 4 Tips to Keep Smartphones From Ruining Your Relationships
[10/28/2019]
Money Talks News: Featured on this nationally syndicated consumer news program is research by professors of Marketing and smartphone experts James Roberts and Meredith David, who found that "phubbing" (smartphone snubbing) can damage romantic relationships and lead to depression.
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How to Stop Looking at Your Phone
[10/23/2019]
Vox: Professor of Marketing James Roberts is a featured consumer expert in this article offering tips to help people disengage from their smartphones.
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Applications Open for Ninth Annual Baylor New Venture Competition
[10/10/2019]
The John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise is hosting its ninth annual Baylor New Venture Competition and is now accepting applications through November 1.
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Alumni Profile: Ron Welborn
[10/10/2019]
As a senior at Baylor, Ron Welborn (BBA ’98) was interested in real estate at a time when the industry was doing well. He now serves as Vice President of Development for Jackson-Shaw, a real estate development and investment firm in Dallas, Texas.
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Top Finishers of BBBD Sales Competition Announced
[10/9/2019]
Baylor’s Center for Professional Selling initiated the academic year with the Baylor Business Business Development (BBBD) competition, which is an experiential learning exercise focused on the pre-call planning and business development steps of the sales process. The competition engaged 70 competitors who established strategies for contacting prospective buyers and initiating contact with these buyers via telephone and email. Their goal in the process was to obtain a face-to-face meeting.
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The Headwinds Against Legalized Sports Betting
[9/30/2019]
The Christian Science Monitor: This article on the hidden costs of gambling quotes expert Earl Grinols, professor of Economics and author of "Gambling in Amercia: Costs and Benefits."
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How to Deal With ‘Sunday Scaries’
[9/22/2019]
Houston Chronicle: This article features the insights of professor of Marketing Sara Perry about the "Sunday Scaries" anxiety that people feel as the weekend nears an end.
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Norfolk Touts Benefits a Casino Would Bring but Studies Show They’re No Sure Bet
[9/22/2019]
The Virginian-Pilot: Professor of Economics and author of "Gambling in America: Costs and Benefits" Earl Grinols is quoted in this article about the economics of gambling as the city of Norfolk, Virginia considers a proposed casino.
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Multicultural Millennials Respond Positively to Health 'Edutainment'
[9/20/2019]
Science Daily: Positive health-related changes can be effected through "edutainment" among multicultural millennials, according to new research by professor of Marketing, Tyrha Lindsey-Warren.
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Edutainment' Can Lead to Positive Health-Related Changes Among Multicultural Millennials
[9/20/2019]
News Medical: "Edutainment" can lead to positive health-related changes among multicultural millenials according to a new study by Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, professor of Marketing.
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Multicultural Millennials Respond Positively to Health 'Edutainment'
[9/20/2019]
Phys.org: This research spotlight focuses on a study by professor of Marketing, Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, which found that "edutainment" can drive positive health-related changes among multicultural millennials.
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Audio: Business Review - The Power of Nines
[9/19/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Marketing professor Lora Tu explains her research on the sway of prices ending with a nine in this episode of Business Review.
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Multicultural Millennials Respond Positively to Health 'Edutainment': Baylor Research Says
[9/19/2019]
Science Codex: Featuring the research of Tyrha Lindsey-Warren, professor of Marketing, this article dives into her findings that "edutainment" is a powerful communications tool to inspire health-related changes among multicultural millennials.
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Multicultural Millennials Respond Positively to Health ‘Edutainment,’ Baylor Marketing Research Says
[9/19/2019]
WACO, Texas (Sept. 19, 2019) – Storytelling that educates and entertains – aka “edutainment” – is a powerful communications tool that can lead to positive health-related changes among multicultural millennials, according to a new marketing study from Baylor University.
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Baylor University Announces Funding of Two Baylor Academic Challenge Faculty Positions
[9/17/2019]
WACO, Texas (Sept. 17, 2019) – Baylor University today announced the funding of two faculty positions under the institution’s new Baylor Academic Challenge matching program. The two $1.5 million gifts from Grady Rosier, president and CEO of the McLane Company Inc., and John and Nancy Jackson, who are Give Light National Campaign Steering Committee co-chairs, will create new faculty positions within the Hankamer School of Business and in support of the University’s Baylor in Latin America Initiative.
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Couples Who Tailgate Together Stay Together, Says New Baylor Research
[9/5/2019]
Fox 47 News: Professor of Marketing, Meredith David, found in a study that couples who tailgate together report higher levels of respect and relationship satisfaction.
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Baylor Accounting Students Receive PCAOB Scholarships
[9/5/2019]
Two Baylor Accounting students received scholarships from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) this summer.
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Couples Who Tailgate Together Stay Together, Says New Baylor Research
[9/4/2019]
WACO, Texas (Sept. 4, 2019) – For millions of football fans across the United States, fall is the time to break out the grills, load vehicles with coolers and food and games, and gather with friends for the time-honored tradition of tailgating.
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How to Win Back Employee Trust If You’ve Been Too Focused on the Bottom Line
[9/3/2019]
The Predictive Index: The focus of this piece is research by professor of Management, Matt Quade, which found that supervisors who focus on their "bottom line" lose employee satisfaction, which negatively impacts their "bottom line."
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Why Your Work and Career Can Continue to Debilitate You
[8/29/2019]
Psychology Today: This article highlights new research by Matt Quade, professor of Management, who found that employees withhold performance when their supervisors become more focused on the bottom line than them.
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Study: Focusing Only on Bottom Line Linked to Lower Worker Performance
[8/27/2019]
The Trusted Professional (NYSSCPA): Research by Matt Quade, professor of Management, found that supervisors driven by the "bottom line" could lose employees' respect, who then withhold performance.
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New Study Says Focusing on Your Net Profit Could Actually Hurt Your Business. Here's Why and What to Do Instead
[8/26/2019]
Inc. Magazine: This column centers on research by professor of Management, Matt Quade, on how supervisors hyperfocused on profits hurt their bottom lines by losing the respect of their employees who, then, withhold performance.
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Audio: Baylor Connections - Dr. Tyrha Lindsey-Warren
[8/16/2019]
KWBU (NPR): Professor of Marketing Tyrha Lindsey-Warren was interviewed on this episode of Baylor Connections, and shared her insights about empowered storytelling from her time in entertainment and education.
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Audio: Business Review - “Embracing the 'Mad Skills' of Online Gaming”
[8/15/2019]
KWBU (NPR): This episode of Business Review features professor of Information Systems, Stacie Petter, and how online games hone skills that translated into the corporate world.
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Family Owned Business Aims to Aid Teen Substance Abuse
[8/13/2019]
KWTX-TV (CBS): The 2015 winner of the Texas Family Business of the Year Award, The Arbor, has opened a new facility in Waco to help teens who suffer from addiction.
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Austin EMBA Student Receives 2019 Texas Business Hall of Fame Scholarship
[8/13/2019]
The Texas Business Hall of Fame named Ethan Holmes, a student in the Baylor Executive MBA program at Austin, a recipient of the 2019 TBHF Future Texas Business Legend Scholarship.
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Baylor Mourns Passing of Dr. James M. Tipton, Retired Finance Professor
[8/12/2019]
WACO, Texas (Aug. 12, 2019) – Baylor University is mourning the passing of James M. Tipton, Ph.D., retired professor of finance, insurance and real estate, who taught for 29 years in the Hankamer School of Business. Dr. Tipton passed away July 23.
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Balancing Act: Tips to Create More Work-Life Balance
[8/11/2019]
Daily Review Atlas: In this article, professor of Management, Emily Hunter, discusses her research and offers tips on creating more of a work-life balance.
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Audio: The Interactive Effect of Unethical Behavior and Performance onto Workplace Ostracism
[8/11/2019]
TalkZone.com: Professor of Management Matthew Quade is interviewed on this show to discuss his 2016 findings on the interactive effect of unethical behavior and performance on workplace ostracism.
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Balancing Act: Tips to Create More Work-Life Balance
[8/11/2019]
The Register-Mail: Research by professor of Management Emily Hunter is cited in this piece reporting her findings that the technology is blurring the work-family boundaries through continual interruptions during the workday.
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Should Social Security Be Group Insurance, or Individual?
[8/2/2019]
Morningstar: This article discusses a paper by professor of Finance William Reichenstein who proposes an alternative to group insurance that could help ensure Social Security's long-term health.
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The HR News Wire: When Focusing on the Bottom Line Backfires
[8/2/2019]
CareerMinds: Supervisors driven by the bottom line could be hurting profits by losing employee respect, who in turn withhold performance, according to new research by professor of Management Matthew Quade.
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Video: Kids in Waco Area Start Their Own Business Through Summer Program
[8/2/2019]
KCEN-TV (NBC): Over 100 kids in Waco started a business this summer thanks to partnerships between Baylor University, Start Up Waco and Boss Club which taught them how to become their own boss.
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People Earning $80,000 or More Get Bad Deal on Social Security, Expert Says
[8/1/2019]
Financial Advisor: According to Finance professor William Reichenstein, Social Security was designed to be a required savings program during working years so that in retirement, recipients could receive more than the base level of benefits.
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Survey of 866 Workers Shows How a Boss Can Make Workers Quit
[8/1/2019]
Inverse: In this article about new research by professor of Management, Matthew Quade, the impacts of his findings are discussed, in which he found that supervisors focused on profits tend to lose employees.
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Overemphasis on the Bottom Line Can Drive Down Employee Performance
[7/30/2019]
HR Dive: New research by Matt Quade, professor of Marketing, finds that employees withhold performance in response to supervisors who focus more on the bottom line than anything else.
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