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  • A Purdue University professor is researching reduced-load work options to help provide benefits for professionals and companies. (Stock photo)

    Doing more with less: Flexible, reduced-load jobs a win-win for workers, employers

    Thursday, August 1, 2019

    Attracting and retaining the best and brightest employees with an unemployment rate that is hovering near a 50-year low is a challenge for companies. According to Purdue work-life expert Ellen Ernst Kossek, one emerging answer is to eliminate unproductive “busy work” and commit to learning how to effectively design and implement flexible workload arrangements for interested high-potential employees on a career path.

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  • Pregnant Employee

    Krannert faculty expert says now is the time to act on U.S. work-family policies

    Monday, June 24, 2019

    Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Basil S. Turner Professor of Management at the Purdue University Krannert School of Management and research director of the Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence, discusses the urgent need for U.S. work-family policy reform in a column for Brink, a publication focused on comprehensive insights on risk in the areas of environment, economy, society, geopolitics and technology.

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  • Nursing home patient

    Krannert research shows improved scheduling approaches could improve life in nursing homes

    Thursday, May 16, 2019

    Placing a loved one in a nursing home can be a traumatic experience for the entire family with concerns about the care and attention they will receive. According to Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Basil S. Turner Professor at Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management, those concerns could be eased by some simple changes in the way the schedules are done for the staff at that facility.

    Full article: Krannert research shows improved scheduling approaches could improve life in nursing homes

  • APSAC's Hadley speaker series to present Krannert’s Meara Habashi

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019

    Meara Habashi, assistant head of the Krannert School’s Department of Management, will give a workshop-style presentation, “Overcoming Obstacles to Achieve Success,” on May 7 in the annual Richard A. Hadley APSAC Professional Development Series. The event, sponsored by the Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee, will be at 11:30 a.m. in Pfendler Hall’s Deans Auditorium (Room 241).

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  • Wednesday WOW

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019

    Wednesday WOW lists recent publications by Krannert Management Faculty

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  • Wednesday WOW

    Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Wednesday WOW lists recent publications by Krannert Management Faculty.

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