The Rise of AI Makes Emotional Intelligence More Important

The booming growth of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), like most transformational technologies, is both exciting and scary. It’s exciting to consider all the ways our lives may improve, from managing our calendars to making medical diagnoses, but it’s scary to consider the social and personal implications — and particularly the implications for our careers. As machine learning continues… Continue reading

Want to Be More Productive? Sit Next to Someone Who Is

To increase worker performance, employers often invest in a number of things, from rewards and incentives to education and training. These traditional approaches develop employees’ skills and enrich their work experience. But we discovered a surprisingly simple way to increase productivity, one that was low-cost and had immediate impact: better office seating arrangements. Research we conducted suggests that who an… Continue reading

Why Visionary CEOs Never Have Visionary Successors

Microsoft entered the 21st century as the dominant software provider for anyone who interacted with a computing device. Sixteen years later, that dominance is looking threadbare. The reason is failed leadership, and Apple – currently the dominant tech firm for the mobile era – is at risk of making the same mistakes. After running Microsoft for 25 years, Bill Gates… Continue reading

Benchmarking: The Compass to Navigate the Future of Work

Providing the right mix of competitive rewards to attract and retain talented employees can be like shooting arrows in the dark: You try to take aim but can easily miss your target. Unfortunately, this metaphor applies to many of today’s HR practitioners, who still rely on educated guesses and trial-and-error methods to build and engage a high-performing workforce. Benchmarking can… Continue reading

Santai Sih, Tapi Pastikan Kamu Punya 6 Hal Penting Ini Sebelum Bekerja Secara Remote

Pernah dengar atau sudah familiar belum nih sama yang namanya kerja remote? Wah situ gak gaul deh kalau masih planga-plongo saat dengar teman-teman yang asik ngobrolin soal kerja remote. Jadi gini ya, bekerja secara remote itu kerja yang gak harus hadir dari jam 8-5 di kantor setiap hari gitu. Kita bisa kerja di mana aja loh, rumah, cafe, resto bahkan… Continue reading