Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: A book review by Bob Morris

streamingStreaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment
Michael D. Smith and Rahul Telang
The MIT Press (August 2016)

An insightful discussion of the evolving nature and probable impact … READ MORE

How to Beat Procrastination

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The history of employee engagement

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by David Zinger for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the … READ MORE

The Innovation Formula: A book review by Bob Morris

Innovation FormulaThe Innovation Formula: The 14 Science-Based Keys for Creating a Culture Where Innovation Thrives
Amantha Imber
John Wiley & Sons (2016)

To paraphrase Henry Ford, “If you think you can or think you can’t create a culture where … READ MORE

People Analytics in the Era of Big Data: A book review by Bob Morris

People AnalyticsPeople Analytics in the Era of Big Data: Changing the Way You Attract, Acquire, Develop, and Retain Talent
Jean Paul Isson and Jesse Harriott
John Wiley & Sons (2016)

Just about everything you need to know to attract, hire, develop, and then retain the high-impact … READ MORE

Why Engagement Happens In Employees’ Hearts, Not Their Minds

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Winning your employees over to stick with the company long term involves an array of factors—but first among those is love.

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Mark C, Crowley for … READ MORE

Linus Torvalds: The Mind behind Linux

Fending Off a Colleague Who Keeps Wasting Your Time

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Dorie Clark for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription … READ MORE

David Burkus on “Under New Management”: An interview by Bob Morris

Burkus, DavidDavid Burkus is a best-selling author, an award-winning podcaster, and management professor. In 2015, he was named one of the emerging thought leaders most likely to shape the future of business by Thinkers50, the world’s … READ MORE

Black Box Thinking: A book review by Bob Morris

Black Box ThinkingBlack Box Thinking: Why Most People Never Learn from Their Mistakes—But Some Do
Matthew Syed
Portfolio/Penguin Random House (2015)

A rigorous examination of “the underlying processes through which humans learn, innovate, and become more creative”

According to Matthew Syed, there is “something deeper … READ MORE

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