2013 Volume 16 Issue 1

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Leading from Character Strength

Leaders need to examine their effectiveness at managing virtuous behavior to add value to organizations. Virtuousness is not only important from a humanistic point of view in workplace settings, but helps drive important organizational outcomes.


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Private Businesses Predict Limited Growth for 2013

Near-term prospects for robust economic growth are restricted. The implied policy recommendation is to enhance loan guarantee programs for private firms with revenues of less than $5M.

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Justice in Ethics Programs

Ethics programs have arisen in response to outcry over the perceived unethical behavior of American business. The rapid response is encouraging, though issues have emerged.


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Moving from Misuse to Bricolage

In today’s world of increasing complexity, unpredictability, and rapid pace there is more demand for innovation than corporations are currently able to meet.

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EDITORIAL: The New Paradigm for Management Education

Today business schools are under growing pressure to engage in significant reforms due to globalization, rising tuitions, and unprecedented economic uncertainty.



The Book Corner

The Book Corner offers reviews by Graziadio School faculty for a variety of books on business topics.


Dean's Executive Leadership Series

Dean’s Executive Leadership Series

DELS hosts a variety of leading executives from a broad range of organizations.


Graziadio School Business Programs

Graziadio School Business Programs

Student-focused, experience-driven, and globally-oriented, Pepperdine’s Graziadio School offers a range of MBA, master’s and bachelor’s programs for every stage of your career.