Biography | Selected Publications
"Creating Value at the Intersection of People & Profit: The Hitachi Foundation 2014 and Beyond." Dyer, Barbara. Good Work Blog, The Hitachi Foundation. Washington, D.C.: The Hitachi Foundation, February 18, 2014.
"Philanthropic Innovations for Workforce Impact: The National Fund for Workforce Solutions, 2003-2013." Dyer, Barbara, Robert P. Giloth, Richard Kazis, and Marlene Seltzer. In Connecting People to Work: Workforce Intermediaries and Sector Strategies, edited by Maureen Conway and Robert P. Giloth, 87-112. New York, N.Y.: The Aspen Institute, 2014.
"Manufacturing a Recovery: U.S. Gains from Advanced Manufacturing Firms." Dyer, Barbara, and Mark Popovich. The Blog, HuffPost, The Huffington Post. New York, N.Y.: The Huffington Post, October 1, 2013.
"Doing Well and Doing Good: Pioneer Employers Discover Profits and Deliver Opportunity for Frontline Workers." Dyer, Barbara, Jonathan Levine, Mark Popovich, and Tom Strong. The Hitachi Foundation, September 2013.
Creating High-Performance Government Organizations. Popovich, Mark G., Jack A. Brizius, Gail C. Christopher, Barbara R. Dyer, Susan E. Foster, Martha G. Miller, Mark G. Popovich, Susan Resnick-West, The Alliance for Redesigning Government. San Francisco, CA.: Jossey-Bass Inc., 1998.
"Deciding for Investment: Getting Returns on Tax Dollars." Dyer, Barbara, and Jack Brizius. National Academy of Public Administration, 1994.
"Collaboration: An Elegant Notion, But Not the Answer." Dyer, Barbara. What Works? 1990.
"Out From Under: Policy Lessons From A Quarter Century Of Wars On Poverty." Dyer, Barbara, and William E. Nothdurft. Council of Governors Policy Advisors, 1990.
"Investing In Public Works." Dyer, Barbara, and Robert Pollard. Washington, D.C.: Council of State Planning Agencies, 1985.
"The Surface Mining Act In The West: A Challenge For Cooperative Federalism". Dyer, Barbara. Lexington, KY.: Council of State Governments, 1980.
"Surface Mine Management In The West." Dyer, Barbara, and Steven Elstein. Council of State Governments, 1979.
"State Energy Policy Issues." Dyer, Barbara, and Steven Elstein. Council of State Governments, 1979.
The Role of Business in Society, directed by Barbara Dyer (Great Companies, Great Jobs, Action Lab Video).
Branding; Business education; Business transformation; Career development; Changing workforce; Corporate social responsibility; Employee motivation; Entrepreneurial management; Future of work; Health management; Healthcare delivery; Healthcare operations management; Incubators; Job creation; Labor market policy; Leadership; Manufacturing management; New ventures; Non-market strategy; Operations management; Organizations; Social entrepreneurship; Social influence; Social responsibility; Strategic management; Strategic planning; Strategy; Sustainability; Talent management; United States; Urban poverty; Workplace health