Archive for February, 2014

Design Cues from the Consumer World

February 26th, 2014 - Comments Off on Design Cues from the Consumer World

We often talk about the consumer world and the enterprise world as two different universes, but that doesn’t make sense. After all, both “worlds” exist on the same planet and the same people inhabit both. Enterprise customers are also consumers—folks who love …

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The Engineer Crunch

February 20th, 2014 - Write a comment »

By Kevin Scott If you’re trying to build a great business whose primary ambition is to change the world through developing innovative technology, not being able to hire talented engineers gets to be an existential problem really quickly. It’s never …

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The Myth of the Bell Curve

February 15th, 2014 - Write a comment »

By Josh Bersin, Principal and Founder, Bersin by Deloitte There is a long standing belief in business that people performance follows the Bell Curve(also called the Normal Distribution). This belief has been embedded in many business practices: performance appraisals, compensation models, and even …

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