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Crowdsourced ratings of online news quality may actually work

People are nearly as good as fact-checkers at sussing out unreliable news sources, a new study finds.

Jan 28, 2019
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Cybersecurity isn’t just for IT anymore

Five ways to bolster your organization’s cyberdefense.

Jan 28, 2019
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New MIT Sloan courses cover emergent ideas

New and updated this spring: analytics for innovation; the changing global economy; digital technology and the law.

Jan 25, 2019
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Why AirAsia boosts marketing during a crisis

And why its CEO used to work as a baggage handler.

Jan 24, 2019
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Is your firm supporting bystanders?

For a company's conflict management system to be successful, it needs to support the people who report those conflicts.

Jan 18, 2019
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3 ways to nudge people toward better behavior

Donating to charity. Voting. Turning lights off when you leave a room. The research behind getting people to actually adopt altruistic behaviors.

Jan 17, 2019
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You may already have the talent you’re looking for

In a war to attract the best and brightest, effective retention could be your company's secret.

Jan 16, 2019
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3 ways to win the online ratings battle

Don't be afraid of a bad review. Instead, distinguish your product, find your niche, and build goodwill.

Jan 14, 2019
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4 forces upending business from MIT Sloan Management Review

Building trust-based environments, establishing AI ethics, preventing big data inequality, and monitoring key performance indicators in real time.

Jan 11, 2019
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Your acquired hires are leaving. Here’s why.

One-third of acquired employees leave in the first year, compared to only 12 percent of traditional hires, a new study finds.

Jan 8, 2019
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