Book Review: Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs

Lauren A. Rivera : Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2015. 375 pp. $35.00, hardcover. Jennifer Merluzzi recently reviewed this book in Administrative Science Quarterly. From the review: The book is a very detailed read on hiring and elite firms and is thus best suited for individuals interested in these topics, … Continue reading Book Review: Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs

No texting, plz! :)

It can be discouraging for instructors who, after taking the time to prepare a lesson plan, find their students texting rather than taking notes in class. Educators across all disciplines and state lines are faced with the dilemma of how to respond. Is it a sign of disrespect or simply the burgeoning of a new … Continue reading No texting, plz! 🙂

Out of Whack: Assurance of Learning in Ethical Decision-Making Skills

[Editor's Note: We're pleased to reproduce "Out of Whack: Assurance of Learning in Ethical Decision-Making Skills" by Charles M. Vance from Journal of Management Inquiry.] Click here to read "Out of Whack: Assurance of Learning in Ethical Decision-Making Skills" for free from Journal of Management Inquiry. Don’t forget to sign up for e-alerts from Journal … Continue reading Out of Whack: Assurance of Learning in Ethical Decision-Making Skills

Introducing SAGE edge!

[Editor's Note: This piece was originally posted on SAGE's blog SAGE Connection and is re-posted here with the kind permission of SAGE Connection editors.] SAGE is delighted to launch SAGE edge, a robust online environment featuring an impressive array of tools and resources for review, study, and further exploration, keeping both instructors and students on the … Continue reading Introducing SAGE edge!