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December 18, 2017   COLUMNS CONTRIBUTORS

Matt Weeks

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Oct. 30 2017

Terry College of Business study details why educated cities, communities are good for business

The key to a thriving business may be the educational level of non-executive employees, according to new University of Georgia research.

Oct. 23 2017

Pulling medications from market can affect absenteeism

A little pill can have a big effect on worker absenteeism, according to a new study from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business.

Oct. 9 2017

Chick-fil-A’s Dan Cathy discusses values-based leadership

Dan Cathy, chairman and CEO of Chick-fil-A Inc., shared stories about his father's legacy, the importance of creativity and how his values guide his work Sept. 29 at a Terry Leadership Speakers Series talk in the Chapel.

Sep. 25 2017

Building the future

The University of Georgia's Terry College of Business celebrated the expansion of its new home, the state-of-the-art Business Learning Community, Sept. 15 with a dedication and groundbreaking ceremony.

Sep. 5 2017

Second to none

The murmur of excited conversations filled Amos Hall on the first day of fall semester classes at the Terry College of Business. As students, faculty and staff greeted each other in Casey Commons following the summer break, one subject kept coming up: Terry's new buildings.

Aug. 28 2017

Say-on-pay laws are doing their job, analysis of data by UGA researchers find

When shareholders have a say on executive pay, CEO salaries decline and company valuations rise, according to a University of Georgia study.

Aug. 14 2017

UGA study identifies two strategies to help employee ‘misfits’ stay engaged

Research from the University of Georgia suggests there are ways to help misfit employees stay engaged on the job.

Mar. 20 2017

Terry College report: Minority groups now driving US economy

In 2016, U.S. Hispanic buying power was larger than the gross domestic product of Mexico. That's just one of the telling statistics that illustrates the unprecedented economic clout of U.S. minority groups in the latest Multicultural Economy Report from the University of Georgia Terry College of Business.

Jan. 23 2017

Economic Outlook forecast predicts bright economy for 2017 and beyond

Jan. 23 2017

Terry College of Business study: Referral networks in labor market may help perpetuate inequality

Half of all workers say they found their current jobs through a friend or social acquaintance, but "job-referral networks" may help perpetuate inequality, according to new research from UGA. 

Nov. 14 2016

Alumnus shares approach to leadership at Mason Public Leadership Lecture

Promising to convey an unconventional approach to leadership, UGA alumnus and former Atlanta Olympics CEO Billy Payne told a packed Chapel audience at the Nov. 3 Mason Public Leadership Lecture that "the difference between leading and following isn't all that clear."

Oct. 24 2016

CEO of 1996 Olympic Games to give Mason Lecture Nov. 3

Billy Payne, who served as chief executive of Atlanta's 1996 Olympic Games, will deliver UGA's Mason Public Leadership Lecture Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel. He is currently chairman of the Augusta National Golf Club, host of the Masters Tournament.

Sep. 26 2016

Bonbright Center relaunched with an eye toward regulation

A research center devoted to the study of economic regulation has been relaunched by UGA's Terry College of Business.

Aug. 22 2016

Never a dull moment: Terry professor takes energetic approach to teaching

There's a stereotype of the introverted, dull accountant.

Aug. 8 2016

Service side effects: Volunteering can impact work environment

New research from the UGA Terry College of Business finds co-workers' attitudes can vary depending on their perception of someone's charitable efforts-especially when they perceive a person is primarily volunteering to get ahead.

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