business management

Oct 8, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

For Wineries, Competition Boosts Profits From Sustainability

An international study finds that the more sustainability practices a winery has in place, the better its financial performance – and the effect is enhanced when a winery perceives significant pressure from competitors.

Sep 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts Can Backfire for New Brands

Corporate social responsibility efforts may not always have the brand-building effects that companies want.

Jan 9, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Study Finds Diversity Boosts Innovation in U.S. Companies

A recent study finds taking steps to foster diversity makes a company more innovative, in terms of product innovations, patents created and citations on patents.

Jan 3, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Combining Experiments, Models Boosts Social Behavior Research

Researchers are outlining a new approach to behavioral research that draws on experimental studies and computer models to offer insights into organizational and group behavior.

Mar 16, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Survey: Corporate Risks Rising – But Risk Management Efforts Not Keeping Pace

New research finds most executives see risks increasing in both number and complexity – but those same executives say their organizations’ risk management efforts may not be staying abreast of those risks.

Mar 7, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Crowdfunding Innovation: It’s Backers – Not Money Raised – That Predicts Market Success

Research finds that the number of backers a new product attracts during crowdfunding predicts the financial success of the product when it reaches the marketplace – but the amount of money raised during crowdfunding does not.