Applying research

June 18, 2013

There is a lot of talk these days about applied or “translational” research, meaning, mainly, research that makes the transition out of the laboratory into the “real world”, research that results in some new drug or therapy or treatment, some groundbreaking technology. It’s sometimes harder to see research at work outside the drug therapy or […]


In a forthcoming article, Matthew Baggetta and his co-authors observe that the more time leaders spend in meetings, the less time they are willing to give to the organization. Those of us who have spent any time in the adult working world might be tempted to say, “Duh.” But Baggetta and his co-authors Hahrie Han and […]