UCL School of Management

25 July 2016

Financial Times covers Vaughn Tan's research into job descriptions

The Financial Times has published research by UCL School of Management Assistant Professor Vaughn Tan, which suggests traditional job descriptions could be a thing of the past.

Tan had been examining whether or not people performed better when they were able to adapt their job descriptions - focussing more on the things they enjoy and are good at, and dropping those that they feel aren’t beneficial.

His research involved working with a number of cutting-edge restaurants from around the world, including the Fat Duck in Bray, and Noma in Copenhagen.

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Last updated Monday, 25 July 2016