developing talent

“It’s one thing for a company to take advantage of long-term freelance talent… It’s quite another to forget, that developing talent is business’ most important task.” HBR December 2018

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your value

SalaryBar calculates yoir value, your personal, unbiased salary. For your company there is one very important ratio that determines how valuable you are at work. CNBS’s Suzy Welch: This formula will reveal how valuable you are to your company “I dubbed it ‘personal ROI,’ and it’s so simple, you can — and you should — […]

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Transparency is key

The Motivating (and Demotivating) Effects of Learning Others’ Salaries Zoë B. CullenRicardo Perez-Truglia OCTOBER 25, 2018 To our surprise, finding out that their managers got paid more seemed to make employees work harder than those who did not find out the true salary. Our estimates suggest that discovering that the boss’s salary is 10% higher […]

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black belt interviewing

Interviewing for new hires is one of the most important activities for leadership. Taking into account if the new hire both fits into the existing culture, as well as brings a new outside-in flavor. Setup for success A great way to really test people is to put them into unexpected situations. Move the interview from […]

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boost innovation, introduce a Chief Incentives Officer

Physicist and biotech entrepreneur Safi Bahcall argues in Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries that the secret to creativity as actually organizational structure versus anything else. To Bahcall, the goal is to create a structure where you get people motivated and incented to go for “loonshots,” crazy ideas that […]

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LinkedIn learning – Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh on Creating an Alliance with Employees

LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman and entrepreneur Chris Yeh discuss the Alliance, their innovative framework for managing today’s networked age employees. Life time employment is not an option anymore. Both employers and employees need to engage with each other in an open dialogue and see how they can both win, one mission at a time. Click […]

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