You Can't Escape Challenges, So Embrace Them

Taking on challenges is a critical life skill because no matter where we’re born or the kind of advantage or disadvantages we have in our lives, none of us can escape challenges. 

There was a longitudinal study of the classes at Harvard in which Jack Kennedy was a student.  And in that study they picked the best and the brightest, the most mentally healthy of the students at Harvard.  And they followed them over their life.  And what they found is despite having all of the advantages, despite starting out on a really good foot, every single person had real challenges in his or her life to deal with. 

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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.  

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How to Find Success at Work: Navigating the Iron Triangle

Finding the right work-life balance is like navigating an iron triangle which involves an individual, the boss, and the support of the people who are in their life.

Technology & Innovation

Finding the right work-life balance is like navigating an iron triangle which involves an individual, the boss, and the support of the people who are in their life.

Technology & Innovation

If Yahoo employees are not being as productive as they should be, that is a management issue, not a problem inherent with felxible work schedules.