Creating a Resilient Workplace
We need to create more resilient and innovative workplaces because the competition is fierce out there in 21st century.
We’ve just been through a recession. In past recessions what has happened is that employers have tended to cut the fat as they say, a euphemistic word for firing people. And they’ve seen that doesn’t work.
So during this recession we saw that employers didn’t cut back on flexibility 81 percent. They kept the flexibility that they had. Only 6 percent cut back on it and 12 percent increased it. There is a desire to create a better workplace among small, midsize and large companies. It’s not just the big corporations that we talk about in the news.
There’s a desire to create a workplace that’s more resilient. We talk about people being more resilient. We need to create more resilient and innovative workplaces because the competition is fierce out there in 21st century.
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Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com, explains his plan for success.
- Jeff Bezos had a clear vision for Amazon.com from the start.
- He saw the innovative potential of the online marketplace.
- Bezos explains why books, in particular, make for a perfect item to sell on the internet.
Even when they suffer costs in doing so.
- It's commonly thought that the suppression of female sexuality is perpetuated by either men or women.
- In a new study, researchers used economics games to observe how both genders treat sexually-available women.
- The results suggests that both sexes punish female promiscuity, though for different reasons and different levels of intensity.
It has found several bizarre planets outside of our solar system.
- The Kepler program closed down in August, 2018, after nine and a half years of observing the universe.
- Picking up where it left off, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has already found eight planets, three of which scientists are very excited about, and six supernovae.
- In many ways, TESS is already outperforming Kepler, and researchers expect it to find more than 20,000 exoplanets over its lifespan.
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