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Do Corporate Values Matter?

Andrew Rudin

Values make a difference when they're discussed and included in performance evaluations, according to research by Edward Conlon, professor of management and organization.

Creating more effective product recalls by improving traceability

Shannon Roddel

Each year, an estimated 48 million Americans get sick – sometimes mortally – from an all-too-common source: food-borne pathogens. Even as the industry looks for ways to curb this burgeoning trend, a new University of Notre Dame study find that just being able to trace a product through its supply chain is at once critical, and difficult.…

The One Thing That Gets You the Job Offer (Hint: it’s not your qualifications)

Jim Sullivan

It's confidence.

Confidence, expressed as authentic belief that you are the right candidate talking to the right people in the right room about the right things—that’s the differentiating advantage that will win you the offer.

Now, don't misunderstand. Your strengths, experience and fit are absolutely pivotal criteria in the competition for coveted jobs, but they are merely table stakes. Something more wins – or loses – the game.…