Woman in Tech of the Week (5/18/16)
Zeynep Ton, adjunct associate professor, MIT Sloan School of Management
This week the SiliconANGLE Women in Tech Series focuses on a segment from the MIT Sloan Expert Series, which provides the latest news and research coming out of MIT Sloan. The guest this week was Zeynep Ton, an adjunct associate professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and author of The Good Job Strategy, a book that reveals how empowering employees promotes profitability.
Based on Ton’s research in the retail industry, she found that “changes in workplace design, including raising employees’ wages and giving them more control and responsibility over their work, translates into higher profits for companies and superior returns for investors.”
The Good Jobs Strategy: How the Smartest Companies Invest in Employees to Lower Costs and Boost Profits.
And here is the Good Jobs Score site referenced in the interview.
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