Knowledge at Wharton

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Is Your Team Culturally Competent?

There's a big difference between being an international company and being a global one.

How You Can Use Conflict to Build a Better Team

Conflict can be a really important defense against unhealthy workplace relationships.

Redefining Gender at Work: How Companies Are Evolving

The question of gender in the workplace has grown more complicated due to #MeToo and Time's Up.

Does Adding Women to the Board Improve Company Performance?

Experts debate whether a new gender-equity law in California will yield the results lawmakers expect.

How the Great Recession Changed American Workers

Many workers who kept their jobs or found new ones following the crisis now face delayed retirements.

How a Little Friction Sparks Innovation

Companies are injecting tension into teams as a way to build a more innovative office culture.

How to Develop Effective Anti-Bias Strategies

Can more and better training really result in workers who stop, think and change their ways?

Linking Empathy and Innovation

Empathy is a wellspring for innovation because it comes from one’s ability to grasp the needs of others, says Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

The Perils of Automation

New academic research finds that automation can actually lead to increased costs and inefficiencies because of its dysfunctional impact on human teams.