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The Morning Risk Report: GM, Toyota Recall Ford Pinto

April 2, 2014

Management Professor Ann Tenbrunsel is quoted in this Wall Street Journal article about the behavior of GM and Toyota during their recalls.
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A Turnaround Is a Lot Like Baking a Cake

March 21, 2014

John Sherry, the Herrick Professor and Chair of the Department of Marketing, co-authored this article in Businessweek about companies trying to reinvent themselves.
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Unions angered by Postal Service’s Staples outlets

February 3, 2014

The Topeka Metro News quotes Management Professor James O’Rourke about Postal Service retail centers opening in retail stores.
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Yahoo buys Tumblr, promises to not 'screw it up'

May 20, 2013

This CNN Money article quotes Management Professor Brian Proffitt on Yahoo buying Tumbler.
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Report: Facebook in talks to buy map app Waze

May 10, 2013

USA Today quotes Management Professor Brian Proffitt on Facebook buying Waze.
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When investment banking jobs lead to a dead end

May 8, 2013

This Yahoo! Finance Singapore article cites a study, “The Changing Nature of Investment Banking Relationships”, co-authored by Finance Professor Shane Corwin.
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J.C.Penney: Was Ron Johnson's Strategy Wrong?

April 9, 2013

This Forbes article quotes Marketing Professor Carol Phillips on JC Penney’s marketing strategy.
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Should Groupon's board follow ousted CEO?

March 1, 2013

Management Professor Tim Judge is quoted in this CBS article about the resent removal of Groupon’s CEO Andrew Mason.
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ND Expert: Fired Groupon CEO Mason not solely to blame for poor performance

March 1, 2013

Troubled online coupon giant Groupon fired its quirky founder and CEO Andrew Mason clearly due to poor financial performance but his strange sense of humor and irreverent behavior didn’t do him any favors says Management Professor Tim Judge.
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Rating Pope Benedict as a CEO

February 11, 2013

This American Public Media article quotes Tom Harvey, The Luke McGuinness Director of Nonprofit Professional Development, about the resignation of Pope Benedict.
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