Have we lost the ability to listen to bad news?

Kim.E. van Oorschot, Luk van Wassenhove, Kishore Sengupta, Henk Akkermans

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Abstract

Research shows that project managers continuously prioritised good vibes (positive, but subjective signals) over bad news (negative, but objective signals), which resulted in decisions of poor quality. Without understanding the root causes that generate the bad news and the good vibes, managers could make the wrong decisions.
Original languageEnglish
Article number1
Pages (from-to)19-23
JournalEuropean Business Review
VolumeDecember
Issue number2016
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2016

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van Oorschot, K. E., van Wassenhove, L., Sengupta, K., & Akkermans, H. (2016). Have we lost the ability to listen to bad news? European Business Review, December(2016), 19-23. [1].
van Oorschot, Kim.E. ; van Wassenhove, Luk ; Sengupta, Kishore ; Akkermans, Henk. / Have we lost the ability to listen to bad news?. In: European Business Review. 2016 ; Vol. December, No. 2016. pp. 19-23.
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Have we lost the ability to listen to bad news? / van Oorschot, Kim.E.; van Wassenhove, Luk; Sengupta, Kishore; Akkermans, Henk.

In: European Business Review, Vol. December, No. 2016, 1, 01.12.2016, p. 19-23.

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