Ideas Made to Matter Competitive Strategy

What’s behind Amazon’s wage hike?

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The retail and warehousing giant raised its minimum pay to $15 per hour.

Oct 4, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Climate Change

Hope in the face of climate change catastrophe

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How one MIT Sloan researcher is using data and analytics to take evidence-based action.

Aug 29, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Government

For Kofi Annan, shared prosperity meant shared responsibility

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In 2002 MIT Sloan speech, the former UN head talked trust, responsibility, and big business.

Aug 20, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Operations Management

The benefits of an engaged, empowered workforce

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How you treat employees has a direct effect on your business operations.

Aug 8, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Social Media

Lazy thinking, not political bias, drives fake news

When it comes to spotting fake news, 'a little thinking might go a long way.'

Jul 17, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Organizational culture

How to turn a lousy job into a good one

Zeynep Ton talks bad jobs and better strategy on Retail Dive podcast.

Jul 11, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Education

4 TED Talks to build a better society

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New ideas about tension, technology, toilets, and the outsourced mind.

May 3, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Innovation

Watch: Sanergy’s TEDWomen talk on bringing hygienic sanitation to Africa’s informal settlements

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Kenya has created hundreds of jobs despite high unemployment.

Apr 5, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Behavioral Science

Probing the origins of happiness

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A new book examines what makes us happy and how public policy might help.

Mar 12, 2018
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Ideas Made to Matter Sustainability

This MIT program will purchase carbon offsets for student travel

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The program joins a growing number of higher ed efforts to be more carbon conscious.

Mar 8, 2018
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