Topic: Department of Management

Experts Available to Discuss Dell Shareholder Meeting

July 16, 2013

A few months ago, Michael Dell made headlines with his announcement to turn his 29-year-old company created in his UT Austin dorm room, Dell Inc., private. This week, shareholders will meet to vote on his plan.

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Headliners: In Defense of Telecommuting

March 14, 2013
Headliners: In Defense of Telecommuting

Sociologist Jennifer Glass opines about telecommuting in the New York Times, Robert Chesney weighs in about drones, and more UT faculty share their expertise with the media. Read more.

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Learning to lead and INSPIRE

April 25, 2011
Learning to lead and INSPIRE

Management major Asmani Patel shares how the INSPIRE women's leadership program gives her the experiences to help effect social change.

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Skeleton crew

Oct. 25, 2010
Skeleton crew

From "dead time" to "creeping inflation," terrifying terms are explained by fearless faculty from the Macabre School of Business.

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Companies that quiet employee opinions alienate workers and miss out on big ideas

Sept. 7, 2009

There's a scene in an episode of the television series "The Office" in which the incompetent boss Michael Scott (played by Steve Carell) tries to impress his supervisor by sharing employee ideas from a suggestion box, which he claims to sort through regularly.

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