Define Your Path

Online MS in Management and Organizational Behavior (MSMOB) Program Resources

Humans are complex and changeable, so there is always something new to learn in the field of organizational behavior and management. Here you can find articles about employee motivation, group behavior, power dynamics and other relevant business leadership topics. If there is a topic you’d like to see covered here, send us an email at onlinedegrees@ben.edu.

The Teachings of Kurt Lewin: Are We a Product of Our Environment?

OD is about doing so in a way that takes into account and enhances the dignity and value of the people in that workplace. To...


The Top 5 Issues Companies May Face in 2016

Budgets for this year have been formulated and strategic expectations have been published throughout many organizations....


Three Tips to Successfully Manage Up

It is no secret that the dynamics between you and your boss may change as you progress through your career. When you're an...


Top 10 Challenges Managers Face in 2015

It seems like I can't go more than a week without seeing an article in the Wall Street Journal, the Harvard Business Review...


What Are We Talking About

Some guy wearing sandals with socks and an ill fitting corduroy sport coat contended that people who don’t get what we are...


What Can One Do With an Organizational Leadership Degree?

Before we begin, please do not confuse being an effective organizational leader with being a great manager. Too often both...


What Can You Actually See at 30,000 Feet?

I recall my first transatlantic flight to Europe some 20 years ago. Heading to Schiphol Airport in Holland on a traditional...


What is Applied Learning?

There is not always a single "correct" answer because there may be several different approaches. The most important thing is...


What is Appreciative Inquiry?

What Dr. Cooperrider is probably best known for is his development of Appreciative Inquiry (AI). Born out of his doctoral...


What Is It Really Like to Be A Consultant?

In addition to how does one become a consultant, I often get asked what it is really like to be a consultant? That is an...


Pages