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.…

John F Sherry, Jr / A Profile

Paul Otto

Sherry, a joint professor in marketing and anthropology, is interviewed by EPIC, an organization that promotes the use of ethnographic principles to create business value.

How to Cultivate Ethical Courage

According to Ann Tenbrunsel, professor of business administration at Notre Dame and research director of the Institute for Ethical Business Worldwide, “Our research shows that if you frame your decision to include values, you’re much more likely to act in accordance with them.”