Unlocking the DNA of the Adaptable Workforce - IBM (executive summary)
Developing the workforce is the prime ingredient for an organization's success.
"As any firm that has attempted to transform its workforce to meet changing conditions will attest, the journey is difficult and littered with obstacles. Understanding key workforce performance challenges and identifying the leading practices companies are using to overcome them have become central focus areas." - IBM
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Back to Basics - MetropolisIn our rush to build a knowledge economy we forgot that we need a backbone.
"Manufacturing is still more relevant to long-term economic development than glitzy museums or massive sports stadiums." - Joel Kotkin
Think about paths instead of hierarchies - Signal vs. NoiseWhile this short post is about web navigation, the same principles apply to all forms of knowledge in the learning and development field.
"Instead of thinking in terms of hierarchy or up-front structure, I think it's better to work with paths. A path is a line that goes from a starting point A to an accomplishment B." - Ryan