Can Positive Office Relationships have Negative Effects?
New research by Utah State University Huntsman School of Business Professor Julena Bonner finds that when employees have a good relationship with their supervisor, they are more likely to model the supervisors’ morally questionable behaviors.
Professor Aaron Brough Featured on NPR and Scientific American
Excerpt from NPR – “The main takeaway from this study is that there's a widespread stereotype that people hold, both men and women, that eco-friendly behaviors are feminine. And because of that, men are sometimes reluctant to go green because they want to...
Investigating Bank Discrimination in Small Business Lending
Sterling Bone is part of a research team that has received a $1.2 million grant to support "mystery shopper" testing of small business lending practices in banks across the United States.
Huntsman Scholars Help High School Students
The inaugural Huntsman Scholar Leadership Lab didn't take place on campus in Logan. Instead, 50 Huntsman Scholars traveled 430 miles south to Whitehorse High School in San Juan County, Utah. The goal was to introduce the high school students to the myriad...
Inaugural Professor: Does Finance Really Matter?
Does Finance Really Matter? Ben Blau, Economics and Finance professor at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University, answered this question at the president’s inaugural lecture on November 7.
MIS Inaugural Professor: Don't be a Blobfish
Am I a blobfish? Are my students blobfish? These questions came to Robert Mills’ mind as he prepared for the Inaugural Professor Lecture Series, hosted by Utah State University’s President Noelle Cockett, to honor recently promoted professors.
Are Women CEO Material? NY Times Taps Cross-campus Team of USU Researchers
In recent years, some women have broken through the business world’s glass ceiling, that invisible barrier keeping their sex from rising to such positions as CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. But, when women executives do reach the ladder’s top rung, they’r
Teaching & Research
Teaching & Research highlights of Huntsman School faculty members.
Professor Named Fulbright Scholar
It has been more than 30 years since Dr. Daniel Holland, an Associate Professor in the Management Department in the Huntsman School of Business who teaches entrepreneurship and strategy, served in Japan as a voluntary representative of The Church of Jesus...
Research by Huntsman MIS Faculty Magno Queiroz published in prestigious Information Systems Journals.
A research article, published in the September 2016 issue of the Journal of the Association for Information Systems, investigates how organizations pursuing different business strategies can generate performance gains from information technology (I...
3 surprising myths about the benefits of your mobile device - TEDxUSU
More than ever before we are tethered to work through our cell phone or other mobile device. We check an online report while at a child’s soccer or baseball game. We read work email while out to dinner with friends. How does this affect our lives, our rel...
Managing Entitled Employees
In today’s workplace, more and more employees are displaying feelings of entitlement which is creating problems and frustrations for managers. Entitled individuals have a unique way of interacting and communicating with others, including managers. On the
Huntsman marketing professor’s research is cited in Wall Street Journal article
Research led and published by Huntsman marketing professor Sterling Bone was cited in the November 10, 2016 Wall Street Journal article, “Black-Owned Businesses Face Credit Gap.”
Bringing Global Vision to Accounting
“If you look at the strategic pillars of the Huntsman School, global vision is a standard. We really have to understand what is happening outside of Cache Valley, Utah, and the United States,” noted Dr. Chris Skousen, associate department head of the Acco...
Fighting Fire with Innovation
This summer MIS Associate Professor Jeff Johnson was granted a patent for his unique form of information security, one that has the potential to revolutionize online security. Patent #9391962, “Multi-node Encryption”, is an idea that could potentially up
Entrepreneurs Choose Persistence Over Adventure
When considering potential new opportunities, entrepreneurs typically contemplate the possible financial and non-financial benefits that may be generated and the probability of successfully starting the business. Unsurprisingly, if the new opportunity is