Archive for June, 2013

The Hard Case for Soft Skills

June 30th, 2013 - Write a comment »

By Daniel Goleman I’m often asked about ways to influence others in the value of emotional intelligence within cultures that value high IQ. In a highly technical or scientific work setting, I like to introduce emotional intelligence by citing the …

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The Woman Behind the Netflix Culture Doc

June 29th, 2013 - Write a comment »

By First Round Review In the early days of Netflix, Reed Hastings, Co-Founder and CEO, wanted Patty McCord to help write out the company’s core values. At first, they considered something standard — words like “excellence” and “respect.” Instead, McCord suggested they “write …

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