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Become the hero of your company by learning these project management skills

Not all heroes wear capes. Sometimes, they're just in regular office clothes, with shoulders heavy from the sheer weight of responsibility for a project's success or collapse. Yup, we're talking about project managers. SEE ALSO: Take a film
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Learning from GE’s Stumbles

Roger Martin, a professor at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business, offers two main reasons General Electric has lost its competitiveness. GE’s stock has been removed from the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Martin blames
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On Becoming A Scientific HR Function – Learning From Amazon And Google

Did you know that “becoming scientific” is a strategic goal that is shared by the HR functions of two of the top three most valuable firms in the world? Yes, Amazon’s goal is to “Become the most scientific HR organization...
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Arvind Gupta: Toys from trash for learning

From: www.youtube.com Via: twitter.com Arvind Gupta: Toys from trash for learning https://t.co/upDFB0RrQ1 via @YouTubehttp://inktalks.com At the INK
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4 things we learned about plastic straw bans from people with disabilities

There is a debate taking place online in reaction to the plastic straw bans spreading across the U.S., Canada, and Europe. As various cities and companies ban plastic straws, advocates for people with disabilities have taken to social media to voice
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Scarlett Johansson apparently learned nothing from the 'Ghost in the Shell' controversy

It was a little over a year ago that Scarlett Johansson found herself embroiled in controversy over Ghost in the Shell, in which she plays a Japanese woman in a white woman's (android) body. Now she and Ghost in the Shell director Rupert Sanders are
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Learning from the factory/dealer divide

Car factories are a bit of a miracle. They make a complex, expensive device, and they do it close to perfectly. People love their cars, and regularly buy new ones long before they need to. It’s a largely solved engineering problem. On the
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Twitter users outraged to learn David Simon, creator of 'The Wire,' has reportedly been banned

David Simon, creator of HBO's The Wire, Generation Kill, Treme, The Corner, and more, was reportedly banned from posting on Twitter after wishing death on several users in politically charged tweets. On Friday, following the death of famous
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Learning Excel with this course could be your ticket to a higher pay grade

Forget learning how to code or design and forgot blowing your money on cryptocurrencies. Your ticket to clinching a bigger paycheck is sitting right on your computer and you don't even know it. Because ladies and gentlemen, your claim to a higher
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How to Convince the C-Suite to Make Learning a Priority

For most organizations, every dollar or minute spent on the company’s dime is constantly under evaluation and fierce scrutiny. Although reskilling employees and providing career development often take a back seat to business priorities more

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