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Family Matters Family Matters

Family Matters

After more than thirty years of research, professor W. Gibb Dyer is certain of one thing: strong economies are linked to strong families.

Popular Vote

Popular Vote

Getting the thumbs-up at work takes more than basic job competency. Likability, it turns out, is the key to getting hired, gathering resources, and moving up.

The Next Step

The Next Step

Coming up with an idea is easy but taking it to the next level? Not so much. Luckily, research suggests that great innovation is as simple as build, test, repeat.

Gravity Check Gravity Check

Gravity Check

Even rocket scientists need someone to keep them grounded. That responsibility falls to Michelle Curtis, a 2009 MPA alum and an analyst at NASA.

Linking In, Moving Up

Linking In, Moving Up

In today’s market, landing your dream job probably won’t require endless hours pounding the pavement. Instead, recruiters will find you on social media.

BYU MPA Celebrates Fifty Years

BYU MPA Celebrates Fifty Years

To mark this impressive milestone, members of George W. Romney’s family, including former governor Mitt Romney, attended MPA events last fall.

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