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8 lessons on building a company people enjoy working for | Patty McCord20th March 2019

What makes a company a great place to work? Patty McCord, the iconic former chief talent officer at Netflix, shares the 8 insights that led her to toss the HR handbook out the window -- and to help build a company culture based on trust and respect.

Source: TED 

How I climbed a 3,000-foot vertical cliff - without ropes | Alex HonnoldBy None | 14th December 2018

Imagine being by yourself in the dead center of a 3,000-foot vertical cliff -- without a rope to catch you if you fall. For professional rock climber Alex Honnold, this dizzying scene marked the cu Read more... >

Why jobs of the future won't feel like work | David LeeBy None | 28th November 2018

We've all heard that robots are going to take our jobs -- but what can we do about it? Innovation expert David Lee says that we should start designing jobs that unlock our hidden talents and pa Read more... >

How to train employees to have difficult conversations | Tamekia MizLadi SmithBy None | 26th October 2018

It's time to invest in face-to-face training that empowers employees to have difficult conversations, says Tamekia MizLadi Smith. In a witty, provocative talk, Smith shares a workplace training Read more... >

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