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Amazon’s HQ2 Decision: Are the Winners Ready for Prime Time?

11/16/2018
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New York City and Arlington, Va., should brace for housing price increases among other trade-offs as they prepare to become home to Amazon’s new headquarters, experts say.

Duration:00:23:36

Holiday Hiring: Can Retailers Attract Talent in a Tight Labor Market?

11/15/2018
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Christmas is coming, and so is the mad rush by retailers to hire seasonal workers. Will flexible schedules, bonuses, gift cards and other perks offer enough to meet the demand?

Duration:00:24:30

The Blue Economy: How Impact Investing Can Help It Grow

11/15/2018
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Balancing the need for sustainable fishing with protecting the livelihoods that depend on it calls for creative solutions. Some impact investors are on the case.

Duration:00:49:49

Good ‘Food Citizens’: Why Collaboration Is Key to Feeding the World

11/15/2018
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The food system is the largest segment of the world's economy, and it needs to adapt to increasing threats brought by climate change, geopolitical forces and population growth.

Duration:00:25:44

Would You Treat Your Mother That Way? The Secrets of Great Customer Service

11/14/2018
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Would you turn your mom's warranty claim down two days out of warranty? Author Jeanne Bliss makes a business case for providing excellent service and true customer satisfaction to garner long-term success.

Duration:00:21:47

How Autonomous Vehicles Will Upend Transportation

11/14/2018
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Lawrence Burns, a former vice president of research for GM, discusses how robotic driving technology will reshape transportation and the economy.

Duration:00:23:15

California Wildfires: What Will It Take to Prevent the Next Disaster?

11/13/2018
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The spread and intensity of the wildfires raging in California highlight the need for much stronger disaster management measures than the state has had previously, say experts.

Duration:00:28:47

Can Employees Change the Ethics of Tech Firms?

11/13/2018
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Fueled in part by the organizing power of social media, workers in the technology sector and beyond may be ushering in a new era of employee activism on moral and ethical issues.

Duration:00:23:40

Will an Employee Walkout Lead to Changes at Google?

11/13/2018
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Wharton's Stephanie Creary and UC-Berkeley's Harley Shaiken discuss whether an employee walkout will lead to changes in sexual harassment policies at Google.

Duration:00:25:32

Emotional Rescue: How Brands Can Create Stronger Customer Bonds

11/9/2018
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Brands have long understood that making consumers feel something about their products is a great way to sell to them. But new Wharton research suggests that the types of feelings matter.

Duration:00:20:48

What an Insider Reveals About Apple’s Design Secrets

11/8/2018
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A new book by former Apple principal engineer Ken Kocienda spills the secrets of the company's famous design process that has led to spectacularly successful devices.

Duration:00:24:10

Is Gibson Ready for Its Encore?

11/8/2018
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Iconic guitar maker Gibson is about to emerge from bankruptcy -- can it recapture the magic that turned it into a music icon?

Duration:00:10:42

Personality Puzzler: Is There Any Science Behind Myers-Briggs?

11/8/2018
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Myers-Briggs has been widely used by businesses and other organizations for decades to assess personality. But there is little, if any, science behind it, notes a new book.

Duration:00:24:53

Why Companies Should Blow Up Best Practices

11/7/2018
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A new book by two Deloitte executives argues that relying on best practices is too backward-looking given the breakneck pace of business change today.

Duration:00:21:31

Can India Become the Next $10 Trillion Economy? That Depends…

11/6/2018
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The U.S. and India could become stronger partners if they find a way to deal with threats of sanctions, says Marshall Bouton of the Center for the Advanced Study of India.

Duration:00:23:11

How to Find Value in Every Customer

11/6/2018
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Companies have high-value customers and low-value ones, but they all matter for businesses that want to make the most out of them, according to a new book by Wharton’s Peter Fader and Sarah Toms.

Duration:00:21:24

What Will Bolsonaro’s Election Mean for Brazil?

11/5/2018
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Brazilians have high hopes for their new president to rid the country of corruption and violence -- and in doing so, boost the economy.

Duration:00:23:04

Why Companies Should Encourage Employees to Vote

11/5/2018
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Businesses must do their part to make sure employees can take the time to vote without facing consequences at work, Wharton's Eric Orts writes.

Duration:00:27:47

How Congress Can Reclaim Its Power

11/2/2018
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Congress's role in federal governance has weakened in recent years, but it could gain more strength by better exercising oversight, Wharton research shows.

Duration:00:15:12

Why Faith-based Organizations are Shifting to Impact Investing

11/1/2018
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Faith-based groups are increasingly investing in socially and environmentally responsible causes, generating attractive returns to then reinvest.

Duration:00:31:29