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Text to HR: Rdy Or Nawt Here Comes 2015

Text to HR: Rdy Or Nawt Here Comes 2015

Human resources (HR) is being rocked by radical changes, demanding a sophisticated blend of high touch and high technology acumen. With year-end coming up fast, I decided to find out what experts forecast for HR professionals in 2015. Analytics have…
How To Become A Computer Programmer In Less Than 6 Months

How To Become A Computer Programmer In Less Than 6 Months

Listening to Jim McKelvey talk, you’d never think he was a seasoned entrepreneur with three wildly successful companies under his belt (Third Degree Glass Factory, Square and LaunchCode), not to mention being an inventor, author…
Oxford Economics Global 2015 Outlook: Foggy With Rays Of Hope

Oxford Economics Global 2015 Outlook: Foggy With Rays Of Hope

Watching the autumn sun struggling to break through the fog on Beacon Hill in Boston last Wednesday, I couldn’t help but see it as a metaphor for the global economic outlook
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Rosie’s Place: Applying A Simple Formula To Solve Complex Problems [VIDEO]

October is SAP’s dedicated Month of Service when employees like me are encouraged to give back to the community in some small way. I spend part of yesterday with a group of extraordinary people doing just that….
Free Isn’t Sustainable: South Africa’s Entrepreneurs Find A Force Multiplier In Communities

Free Isn’t Sustainable: South Africa’s Entrepreneurs Find A Force Multiplier In Communities

Since I began writing about the Siyafunda Community Technology Centres (CTC), this group’s accomplishments in training and educating people in South Africa have been nothing short of…
Why Car Makers Are No Longer In The Transportation Industry

Why Car Makers Are No Longer In The Transportation Industry

Every industry is rife with reinvention as advanced technologies emerge. Not satisfied with producing bespoke series like Orange is the New Black and House of Cards, Netflix will become the first
Oxford Economics Research: Can Companies Avoid The Leadership Cliff?

Oxford Economics Research: Can Companies Avoid The Leadership Cliff?

The war for talent is over. Talent has won. Those were the words of Peter Sheahan during his keynote that I attended at the SuccessConnect 2014 event earlier this month. Sheahan, Founder and CEO of ChangeLabs, was talking…
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Electric Vehicles Power Up In Silicon Valley To Set New Guinness World Record [VIDEO]

When electric vehicles (EVs) will shift into high gear, going from anomaly to commonplace, is anyone’s guess. Meantime, a sizeable group of enthusiasts driving 507 EVs at De Anza College in Cupertino, California have set the Guinness…
Latest Oxford Economics Research Debunks 5 Millennial Myths

Latest Oxford Economics Research Debunks 5 Millennial Myths

More so than any other type of workers, millennials want to make a difference in society through their work, are willing to toil beyond the exhaustion point, and always have…
8 Reasons To Send Your Child To A Six-Year High School

8 Reasons To Send Your Child To A Six-Year High School

Looking for the fastest track your child can take to get into college and a better paying job? Consider letting them stay in high school for two more years to…