Having a meltdown at work? Blame it on your passion

ITHACA, N.Y. – Imagine you’re about to give a high-profile presentation at work. You’ve been working on it for weeks. Your boss and the company’s CEO are sitting right across from you. Crucial funding for the company – and your possible promotion – hang in the balance. Suddenly, your presentation images become garbled. Then your […]

Cornell opens new work space for entrepreneurship and business collaboration

WHAT: New entrepreneurship and collaboration space to be dedicated on Cornell’s campus WHEN: Wednesday, August 31, 5 p.m. WHERE: Kennedy Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. Media members are asked to RSVP to Daryl Lovell in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-254-4799 or dal296@cornell.edu. ITHACA, N.Y. – […]

In long-distance collaboration, smaller groups accomplish more

ITHACA, N.Y. – When it comes to teamwork, familiarity breeds productivity rather than contempt, according to a new study from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. Establishing such affinity is increasingly important, the researchers say, given the rising number of virtual project teams comprising far-flung members. The research examining collaboration among geographically dispersed academics from […]