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Forbes

Are we inadvertently becoming cheaters?

Professor Mike Christian's research shows the role sleep deprivation plays in ethical behavior at work. (Feb. 1)

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Time

Humblebragging makes people dislike you

Professor Ovul Sezer shows false modesty doesn't fool anyone. (Jan. 10)

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Harvard Business Review

How The Gap used an app to give workers more control over their schedules

Professor Saravanan Kesavan studies if more stable scheduling makes business sense. (Dec. 27)

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Forbes

Lidl pressures chains to cut prices says new research

Professor Katrijn Gielens examines food-prices trends at U.S. supermarket chains. (Jan. 11)

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MIT Sloan Management Review

Seven technologies remaking the world

Professor Al Segars provides a guide to a universal revolution. (March 9)

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Poets & Quants

Undergraduate business schools to watch in 2018

Holistic, global, experiential: UNC Kenan-Flagler has it all for Undergraduate Business students. (Jan. 17)

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Newsweek

Inside the Trump-Bannon fued: Science explains the meltdown

Professor Shimul Melwani discusses "social allergy" and causes of friendship dissolution revealed in her research. (Jan. 4)

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Poets & Quants

The best companies for recent grads

Interest in financial services and consulting is high at UNC Kenan-Flagler. (Feb. 15)

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Forbes India

Prepare the next gen for the family business

Dean Doug Shackelford advises balancing tradition and innovation. (Feb. 16)

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MarketWatch

Investors would rather feel good about themselves

Professor Camelia Kuhnen's research shows the challenge that financial planners face. (June 5)

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The Wall Street Journal

Amazon’s brush with $1,000 signals death of the stock split

Professor Bill Weld shares insights on stock splits, which he has studied. (May 26)

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U.S. News & World Report

Assess online programs as a new parent

MBA@UNC student Erin Kendrick shares her experience earning an MBA degree online as a new parent. (June 5)

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Poets & Quants

B-school deans on the value of an MBA

Dean Doug Shackelford talks about using technology to enhance learning and other innovations at UNC Kenan-Flagler. (July 3)

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Inc.

Entrepreneur uses family recipe to land Sephora deal

Professor Alison Fragale discusses a strategy to connect during deal making. (May 5)

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CBS News

Extended warranties: Why they rarely pay off

Professor Pranav Jindal says they are good business. Consumers are subsidized on the base product and pay a high margin on the warranties. (Oct. 19)

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Poets & Quants

The favorite professors of executive MBAs

Simone Saleh (EMBA ’17) cited Professor Ted Zoller’s passion and candor. (Aug. 18)

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Business Insider

9 MBAs share the most important lesson they learned in business school

Alex Dea (MBA '15) interviewed recent grads to find out what lessons will last. (July 7)

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Poets & Quants

Best and brightest MBAs: Class of 2017

Jamen Kyle Miller and Lauren Montagne are featured. (May 7)

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Financial Times

How-to-max-out-your-internship

Professor Scott Rostan says MBAs should approach their placement as if it is “a 10-week interview or a 10-week date” and do their legwork. (Oct. 22)

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MarketWatch

JOBS Act is causing IPOs to be underpriced

Professor Wayne Landsman's research finds the act benefits executives and institutional investors, but hurts ordinary shareholders. (Oct. 12)

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Poets & Quants

Meet UNC Kenan-Flagler's MBA Class of 2019

Meet the extraordinary MBAs and read about the full-time MBA Program. (Dec. 4)

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MarketWatch

its-up-to-companies-to-push-climate-agenda

Professor Jay Swaminathan explores the reputational risk of ignoring climate change. (Dec. 9)

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Poets & Quants

2017 Best EMBAs: Simone Saleh

Executive MBA student Simone Saleh earned her MBA while helping to lead her family business. (June 4)

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The Wall Street Journal

No, Virginia, there isn't a Santa Claus rally

Professor Adam Reed discusses his research on mutual funds "leaning for the tape." (Nov. 30)

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Fast Company

Remote worker's guide to going back to the office

Professor Mark McNeilly gives tips on how to make the transition from working from home. (June 13)

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Financial Times

Investment banking internships: A guide for MBAs

Scott Rostan, who teaches investment banking and financial modeling, wrote this piece for the Financial Times. (May 24)

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The News & Observer

Steve Malik is going after Major League Soccer

Malik (BSBA '85), the med-tech entrepreneur, is a trailblazer on a new stage. (Aug. 10)

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Reader's Digest

The real reason your friend always humblebrags

People don't like humblebragging. Professor Ovul Sezer's research shows it's not effective. (Oct. 1)

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Poets & Quants

Poets & Quants' top 40 undergraduate business professors

David Ravenscraft and C.J. Skender are featured for their dedication to their students.

(Sept. 18)

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Inc.

Use this negotiation tactic that landed NFL player $114 million

Professor Alison Fragale shares negotiation advice. (May 18)

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