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GDP Is a Wildly Flawed Measure for the Digital Age

Harvard Business Review

New workers embarking on their careers are finding that their education is incomplete in many areas essential to our technology-driven lives today.

Tame Your Technology and Get More Sleep

The Practical Leader

She’s made millions with her wildly popular web site. And it’s way too easy to allow our technologies to take over our lives.

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Karl M. Kapp: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. He is a graduate professor of instructional technology at Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA. Karl M. Kapp, Ed.D.,

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Caroline L. Arnold: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Caroline Arnold has been a technology leader on Wall Street for more than a decade, managing some of the financial world’s largest software development teams and leading some of the industry’s most visible and complex initiatives. A dynamic and engaging speaker, she has appeared before groups as large as 5,000 people.

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Customer-Tracking Technology Can Work Without Being Creepy

Harvard Business Review

Much of the discussion about the Internet of Things has focused on the technology that makes it possible, but the technology is the easiest part.

Karl M. Kapp: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. He is a graduate professor of instructional technology at Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA. Karl M. Kapp, Ed.D.,

Karl M. Kapp: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. He is a graduate professor of instructional technology at Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA. Karl M. Kapp, Ed.D.,

Peter J. Boni: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

During his career, he added nearly $5 billion of value as a science and technology CEO (public, private, IPO), consultant, director, and private equity/venture capital investor. 500 Investor Business Daily James O'Toole Judgment Calls Kedgeway Lao-Tse Oscar Wilde Peter Drucker Peter J. Peter J. His firms were recognized on the Inc.

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R “Ray” Wang: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

He’s also the author of the popular business strategy and technology blog, “A Software Insider’s Point of View” The blog provides insight into how disruptive technologies and new business models… Read More R “Ray” Wang: An interview by Bob Morris.

Linda J. Popky: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

She’s been involved with many of the Silicon Valley companies who developed and deployed the technologies that have […]. Award-winning marketing expert Linda J. Popky, the founder and president of Redwood Shores-based Leverage2Market Associates, transforms organizations through powerful marketing performance.

Bird's Eye View: Wild Life in New York

Bird's Eye View

Main | Babys Babbling And Dinner Table Conversation » October 08, 2010 Wild Life in New York Many people lead a wild life in New York. 

Make Work Fun Again

Lead Change Blog

Harper’s youthful zeal and love for a game that is diminishing in popularity may seem like a trite attitude for playing a sport. Motivation. Why Not?

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Steve Yastrow: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries a consulting firm which has served such clients as McDonald''s Corporation Agilent Technologies Albert Einstein Brand Harmony Brilliant Mistakes Brooke Manville Cold Stone Creamery Ditch the Pitch: The Art of Improvised Persuasion Great Clips for Hair Hyatt Hotels & Resorts J.L.

Jeffrey M. Stibel: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Jeff Stibel writes about the intersection of science, technology and the complex networks that influence people’s lives. He is the Chairman and CEO of The Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corporation and Chairman of BrainGate, as well as serves on boards for U.S.C., Brown, and Tufts University. Voltaire

How General Mills Uses Food Technology to Make an Impact in Africa

Harvard Business Review

But I believe the role General Mills is playing is exactly the role we can play best: lending our technological expertise. Embrace technology.

Dan Pontefract : Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Dan Pontefract is the author of Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization. framework […]. Uncategorized Albert Einstein “Directed Heteroarchy” “Falling into the Chasm” “Flat Army Philosophy” “Hierarchy Is Not Anarchy” “Metaphors on Vision” “Mr.

What the CEO of the “New” Google Needs to Do Next

Harvard Business Review

And third, his belief that technology is an equalizing force. Leadership Internet Strategy Technology ArticleHBR STAFF.

The Value of Big Data Isn't the Data

Harvard Business Review

Information & technology Technology It is clear that a new age is upon us. Data itself isn''t the solution. It doesn''t scale.

Managers: What’s Your Plan B?

Lead Change Blog

4 But in the 1970s, “new technology enabled copper mines to extract molybdenum from waste material. What assumptions am I making? The reason?

Michael Nanfito: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Michael Nanfito is the executive director at the National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE). He has a background in networked information resources and technology-related entrepreneurial activity, ranging from the development of large data-driven web environments to consulting for […].

Kai Hammerich: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

He has conducted numerous chairman, board, CEO and c-suite assignments for major Nordic, European and global technology clients as well as for some the largest Nordic corporations. Based in London, Kai Hammerich heads the European Leadership & Succession Practice for Russell Reynolds Associates.

Peter Skarzynski and David Crosswhite: An interview by Bob Morris, Part Two

First Friday Book Synopsis

His experience cuts across industries and includes technology, consumer products & retail, healthcare, energy, financial services […]. Peter Skarzynski is a founder and Managing Partner of ITC Business Group, LLC. Bob''s blog entries Albert Einstein Apple Berkeley Booth School of Business Brilliant Mistakes Brooke Manville C.K.

James Taylor: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

James is the leading expert in decision management and decisioning technologies. James is passionate about using decisioning technologies like business rules and predictive analytics to help companies improve decision making and develop smarter and more agile processes and systems. James has over [.]. Everyone else is taken

The Hidden Biases in Big Data

Harvard Business Review

Big data's signal problems won't disappear as the use of smartphones and other digital technologies increases. Information & technology

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Keith Sawyer: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

He then worked for six years as a management consultant in Boston and New York, advising large corporations on the strategic use of information technology. Keith Sawyer is one of the world’s leading scientific experts on creativity and innovation. In his first job after graduating from MIT, he designed videogames for Atari.

Lina Echeverría: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Lina Echeverría spent twenty-five years inspiring creativity and accelerating innovation at Corning Incorporated, one of America’s leading technology companies, that provided the world with everything from the optical fiber that enabled the Internet to the tough glass used for iPhones.

How We’ll Really Feel if Robots Take Our Jobs

Harvard Business Review

” Labor Emotional intelligence Technology “This isn’t going to replace associates or our talent,” he said.

Some Companies Are Banning Email and Getting More Done

Harvard Business Review

Despite his seemingly radical thinking about email, Breton isn’t exactly the model of a rogue start-up founder testing out wild new ways to work.

The Right and Wrong Ways to Regulate Self-Driving Cars

Harvard Business Review

Startups and major tech companies, notably Alphabet’s Google X division , are investing heavily in smart car technology, as are network ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft. “Self-driving” or “smart” cars will simply become whatever we call the next generation of transportation technology. alone.

Don't Let Paper Paradigms Drive Your Digital Strategy

Harvard Business Review

Wearable devices, like internet watches or Google Glass, offer wildly different interfaces for interacting with digital content. Who knows?

Scan for the 3 key ingredients of trends to survive in the Expectation Economy

Strategy Driven

The good news is that you don’t need a PHD in anthropology to spot trends in the wild. Drivers of Change. You can’t have trends without change!

Leadership Evolution: In a World Of Big Change, Do The Great Lessons Endure?

Terry Starbucker

We must adapt to new technologies, new theories, new business models, new people and attitudes – sometimes within weeks, or even a day.

Should Your CIO Be Chief Digital Officer?

Harvard Business Review

Other companies have multiple employee collaboration platforms with different rules and technologies. We''ve all seen it.

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4 Steps for Thinking Critically About Data Measurements

Harvard Business Review

Not so — it can be wildly inaccurate. Information & technology Data Digital ArticleHBR STAFF. It should be trustworthy, right?

Todd L. Pittinsky: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Pittinsky is Professor of Technology and Society at SUNY Stony Brook and a senior lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Business. Todd L. He was previously Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, where he served as Research Director for Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership.

How to Tell If You Should Trust Your Statistical Models

Harvard Business Review

Predictive analytics often sounds a bit like quantum mechanics: fiendishly complex to look at and wildly counter-intuitive. Decision making Information & technology So when someone sells you a tool, how can you verify that the black box is fit for its purpose or even lives up to the vendor’s claims? Q2: Does the model tell a story?

Six Numbers Reveal the Booming Business of Auto-Analytics

Harvard Business Review

Managing yourself Productivity Technology Time management PDF MBWA Many of us still run this way, of course, but for how much longer? That''s 2.4

I Was a Cyberthreat to My Company. Are You?

Harvard Business Review

What is wildly underappreciated is the fact that a huge number of cyberattacks involve the witting or unwitting assistance of insiders — employees, contract workers, suppliers, distributors, and others who have legitimate access to an organization’s cyberassets. (In Information & technology IT management Risk management

You Can't Just Hack Your Way to Social Change

Harvard Business Review

Wild, right? Information & technology Social enterprise"We have a lot of data, but we have no idea what we should do with it."

Hiring Data Scientists from Outside the U.S.: A Primer on Visas

Harvard Business Review

So we’ve teamed up with Wildes & Weinberg P.C. , Hiring Information & technology Digital ArticleIt’s no secret that there’s a shortage of data scientists in America’s workforce. so understanding the ins and outs of visas is rapidly becoming a business necessity. Not all visas are created equal. TN Visa.