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Sep 8th, 2014 Human Resources

I’m sure you’re all familiar with the (somewhat overused) metaphor “rock star,” usually bandied about when someone is trying to quickly summize an unbelievable talent. An interesting metaphor, to be sure, considering the history of behavior by actual rock stars, […]

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Aug 25th, 2014 Human Resources

I’m not what you’d call a “handy” guy, i.e., I can’t fix jacksquat. It’s actually a well known meme in our house; whenever something does need to be fixed, if my wife can’t fix it, I’m hiring someone to fix it. […]

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Jun 25th, 2014 Human Resources

Hide the women and children, “Big Data” is coming. Big Freaking Data; a lot of it, from a lot of places, all coming at a rapid pace. Internal and external information sharing the same spreadsheet, looking backwards is now looking […]

flying-monkey
May 5th, 2014 Human Resources

Nobody ever under-sells the size of the fish they caught. How many of your employees share their confidential information with each other? Specifically, their compensatory information. For whatever reason, the discussion of salary and bonus amongst co-workers is no longer […]

 
 

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Jun 30th, 2014 Change Management

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    Ray Rice, meet the Bonfire of the Vanities. Challenged by public outrage and “new” video footage, NFL leadership reversed an earlier decision for a 2-game suspension, and instead they just knocked his ass to the elevator floor. TMZ, easily the king […]

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    I’m sure you’re all familiar with the (somewhat overused) metaphor “rock star,” usually bandied about when someone is trying to quickly summize an unbelievable talent. An interesting metaphor, to be sure, considering the history of behavior by actual rock stars, […]

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    I’m not what you’d call a “handy” guy, i.e., I can’t fix jacksquat. It’s actually a well known meme in our house; whenever something does need to be fixed, if my wife can’t fix it, I’m hiring someone to fix it. […]

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    Guest Post from my buddy Adam Boyd; Adam hangs his hat in Austin, TX where he works for Sandler Training helping organizations maximize selling opportunities “Stop the car, Mom! Stop the car!“ My not-quite-three-year-old son yelled from the back seat, panicked. […]

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    Ray Rice, meet the Bonfire of the Vanities. Challenged by public outrage and “new” video footage, NFL leadership reversed an earlier decision for a 2-game suspension, and instead they just knocked his ass to the elevator floor. TMZ, easily the king […]

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