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Was Einstein Wrong About Complexity?
By Saswato Das
Albert Einstein once said “Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.” When it comes to science and technology, the rise of complexity can seem inevitable. However, increasing complexity leads to change in technology as well. Saswato explains.
Today’s workforce is different – they have different motivators, expect a differently structured workplace, and have new ways of communicating. Employers must adjust the workplace to meet the needs of the new generation, but what does this new workforce really want?
As we face massive shifts in how our customers make buying decisions and in how those customers choose to engage with us, sales is forced to transform or die. So what must sales do? The answer may surprise you: Marketing.
All great leaders have simple, yet powerful, tools to help them ensure that their employees feel valued and important. The best aspect of these tools is that they cost nothing but produce great results. Kevin explains these three tools and how they can improve performance and productivity.
We are all creative. This whole notion that some people are creative while others are not is in fact a complete myth. So, what exactly is creativity and how can we improve our creativity over time?
Two major elements in the changing manufacturing environment — machine to machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IOT) — will change the operational environment of the manufacturing firm. These concepts make up what is known as Industry 4.0 — the fourth Industrial Revolution. Manufacturing as we know it will never be the same.
Your leadership presence is what motivates people to follow you, to respect you. Here are 5 principles of presence that will help you leave a lasting mark.
Often, negative thoughts are expressions of parts of ourselves that desperately want to come to life. While recent research has been bolstering the benefits of positive thinking, Nicole argues that there are some negative thoughts that you shouldn’t turn away.
Consumer psychology tells us that there are a wide number of factors impacting conversion that affect ROI. Find out what they are and watch your ROI explode.
The new energy era is all about efficiency and optimizing existing resources to make the most of what we are already using and what we already have available. Here are a few ideas that will change how we use the world around us as we move into a world that hasn’t been explored.Comments