Archive for December, 2012

Get Ready for the New Workforce

December 28th, 2012 - Write a comment »

By Ron Ashkenas   I recently heard a stunning statistic: For the next 19 years, 10,000 people per day will turn 65 years old, and (presumably) retire shortly thereafter. While this graying of the Boomer generation certainly has implications for health …

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Programming Your Culture

December 17th, 2012 - Write a comment »

By Ben Horowitz Ask 10 founders about company culture and what it means and you’ll get 10 different answers. It’s about office design, it’s about screening out the wrong kinds of employees, it’s about values, it’s about fun, it’s about alignment, …

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The Future Of Mentorship In An Age Of Entrepreneurs

December 13th, 2012 - Comments Off on The Future Of Mentorship In An Age Of Entrepreneurs

If mentor-protege relationships have gone the way of the mainframe computer, where does that leave those of us who seek guidance? Once upon a time, mentors and coaches were assigned to employees. Workers were given a very clear road map …

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