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The Next Step 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.

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.

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.

Playing Against Personality Type Playing Against Personality Type

Playing Against Personality Type

Get ready to toss out the words dull and boring. Marriott School research is painting accountants in a colorful new light.

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.

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