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The simple act that can make you a better leader at work and happier at home

New research from Martin L. Schaffel Professor Klodiana Lanaj and alumni Trevor Foulk (Ph.D. ’17) and Remy Jennings (Ph.D. ’22) shows that the simple act of starting the day with some positive self-reflection can have big impacts on how a

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Practicing mindfulness can reduce the emotional ups and downs of your workday

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Have you ever come into your office in a great mood, ready for a productive day, only to have your attitude flip to dread when you open your inbox or are asked to join a meeting last

Mo Wang

Why silly distractions at work can actually be good for you

Positive interventions that distract us from difficult tasks actually help to reduce our stress levels, according to new research co-authored by Mo Wang, Associate Dean for Research and Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar.  The research, conducted by an international team of researchers,

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The Future of Work

Where, when and how we work may never return to pre-pandemic norms. Artificial intelligence and demographic shifts will reshape our careers. And we’ll need to tend to ourselves and each other to ward off burnout and grow as workers and

Amir Erez

Why being rude to the waiter (or other staff) is the worst strategy

After James Corden was accused of being ‘nasty’, W.A. McGriff, III Professor Amir Erez explains why rudeness doesn’t pay. “It’s absolutely the worst strategy,” Erez said. “You think you’re screaming at them and you’ll get what you want – it’s

Mo Wang

Think retirement is out of reach? Here’s what you need to know.

The Los Angeles Times consulted two dozen researchers, financial planners and counselors, including Associate Dean for Research and Director of the Human Resource Research Center Mo Wang, about how to tell when you’re ready for retirement.  Read on for their

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10 innovative research insights you can apply to your life and career

Beyond educating the next generation of business leaders, faculty at the UF Warrington College of Business are researching the next great solution that you can use to propel your life and career forward. In this story, we share some of

#23 Best Undergraduate Business Program U.S. News & World Report Heavener School of Business

Heavener School the No. 23 best undergraduate business program in the nation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business is again among the top U.S. schools on U.S. News & World Report’s “2023 Best Undergraduate Business Programs” rankings released Monday. With this

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Meet Warrington’s new faculty for 2022

The Warrington College of Business is proud to welcome 11 new faculty members to campus in the 2022-2023 academic year. Learn more about these outstanding new members of the Warrington team who will continue to strengthen the college’s reputation and

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Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2021-2022

Over the 2021-2022 academic year, the Warrington College of Business received several top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times and Bloomberg Businessweek. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong