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Human Resources

Management

Aggressive Listening: The Key to Employee Warnings

by Rob Austin McKee, Betsy Gelb

Given the possibilities for organizational disasters, managers need a new perspective on how to elicit employee concerns. Far more effective than suggestion...

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Case

Management

Fashion

Cost Leadership, Differentiation or Focus: A Study of Corporate Financial Strategy at Levi Strauss

by Mine Doyran

Strategic management involves acquiring and sustaining intrinsic advantages over rival firms in order to ensure long-term success and profitability. While few...

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Manufacturing

Supply Chain Management

Managing the Disruptive Effects of 3D Printing

by Barry Berman

As an effective alternative to mass production, 3D printing is capable of economically producing small quantities in local markets, making goods to order based...

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Innovation

Case

How Emerging Market Firms Like Xiaomi and Narayana Hrudayalaya Use Componovation Approach to Innovate

by Swarup Kumar Dutta

Componovation is a semi structured path of innovation prevalent in many emerging markets. Firms in emerging markets often face severe resource constraints, are...

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Marketing

Management

Strategically Pay Your Customers for Their Productivity

by Kumar Rakesh Ranjan, Jan H. Schumann, Stefan Michel, Stuart Read

Your customers want to work for you. They are willing to help you with everything from innovation to generating additional revenue. The question is how. From 1...

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Innovation

Management

Is New Product Development Impacted by the Manager’s Gender? The Case of Motion Pictures

by Ekaterina (Kate) Karniouchina, Carol Theokary, Lorien Rice, Can Uslay, Siobhan Reilly

The authors examine differences in movies directed by men versus women. Drawing from a broad sample of almost 5,000 movies, the authors conduct an in-depth...

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Finance

Energy

The Potential Impact of COVID19 on Financial Reporting for Oil and Gas Reserves as Listed in the Supplemental Disclosure Notes

by Rossen Petkov

In this paper, we address the potential implications and trends in valuation of oil and gas reserves post COVID-19. As we discuss in this paper, the recent...

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Leadership

Management

Executive Insights: An Interview with William Rumpke, Jr., CEO, Rumpke Waste and Recycling

by Amod Choudhary

I interviewed William Rumpke, Jr., CEO of Rumpke Waste and Recycling based in Cincinnati, Ohio.  As the world is creating more garbage and thus making disposal...

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Innovation

Entrepreneurship

Design Thinking and Startup Incubators: Towards a Co-Creation Model for Humanizing the New Product Development Process

by Pinaki Nandan Pattnaik, Mahendra Kumar Shukla, Satyendra C. Pandey

This study examines the application of design led co-creation practices in new product development by startups at incubators. In recent times, organizations...

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International Business

Trade

Strategies for Coping with Global Disruptions: Diversify, Transform, Disengage, or Bypass?

by Valeria Nyu, Frode Nilssen

Global disruptions have a dramatic effect on international trade and often come as a shock to businesses. The consequences of disruptive events lead to...

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Case

Marketing

Management

Sustaining a First Mover Advantage in a Fast-Growing Meat Substitute Market

by Amod Choudhary

With the demographic and social changes, and increasing concern for animals and sustainability of planet earth, there has been great interest in consumption of...

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Regulation

Partnerships

Expecting the Unexpected: Force Majeure Clauses and the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Andres Velez-Calle, Lauren Aydinliyim, Santiago Sosa, Joshua Large

The COVID-19 pandemic profoundly disrupted the performance of business contracts around the globe. But does COVID-19 meet the requirements of a force majeure...

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Impact Index

Research

The 2020 Rutgers Business School General Impact Index for Business Journals

by Serdar Yayla, Omer Cem Kutlubay, Sengun (Shen) Yeniyurt

We present the 2020 Rutgers Business School (RBS) General Impact Index for academic business journals. The RBS General Impact Index is derived from the...

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