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How to hire smarter than the market: a toy model

Erik Bernhardsson

Let’s consider a toy model where you’re hiring for two things and that those are equally valuable. It’s not very important what those are, so let’s just call them “thing A” and “thing B” for now.

Systems Thinking, Episode #1 What are Wicked Problems and why should I care?

Scrum.org

In a series of blog posts, I want to share how you can use Systems Thinking to resolve complex problems. Systems Thinking aims at understanding and possibly solving complex problems. In this episode, I will focus on complex adaptive problems, also known as “Wicked Problems”.

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Leadership Interview: Stef du Plessis on Culture & Unwritten Ground Rules

N2Growth Blog

While in Johannesburg, South Africa , I had the opportunity to sit down with a leading global authority on employee engagement and workplace culture, Mr. Stef du Plessis. Stef and I began to dive into the differences between employee engagement and corporate culture.

Digital Transformation

DevOps.com

The post Digital Transformation appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

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Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Extended Product Development Team: The Ultimate Success Mantra for Adding Immediate Business Value

RapidValue

The terms ‘ Outsourcing ’ and ‘ Outsourced Product Developmen t’ are not new to the IT industry. In fact the term has become quite common and organizations are reaping high benefits out of this both in terms of cost and quality.

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CodeSOD: An Unreal Json Parser

The Daily WTF

As we've discussed in the past, video game code probably shouldn't be held to the standards of your average WTF: they're operating under wildly different constraints. So, for example, when a popular indie game open sources itself, and people find all sorts of horrors in the codebase: hey, the game shipped and made money. This isn't life or death stuff. It's a little different when you're building the engine.

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Top 50 Health IT Conferences to Attend in 2020, Part 2

Datica

Find Part 1 of our Top Health It Conferences list, here.

Not Just SQL Anymore! Using R and Python with Vantage

Teradata

Learn about the different ways to use R and Python with Vantage and the pros and cons of each option. Read more from our Teradata expert

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This One Little Configuration Change Will Make It Harder For People To Steal Your Information

CTOvision

Editor’s note: We are aiming this tutorial at the non-technical person. Please share with anyone in your life who could benefit from this. -bg

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BI Buyers Guide: Embedding Analytics in Your Software

The business intelligence market has exploded. And as the number of vendors grows, it gets harder to make sense of it all. Learn how to decide what features you need and get an evaluation framework for every technical and non-technical requirement you could imagine.

Headless Robot Cats, Parallel Realities: CES 2020 and the Shape of Things to Come

The New Stack

Each year the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is built up as a near-magical celebration of how the world’s technologies are evolving.

Bounded Context Canvas V2: Simplifications and Additions

Strategic Tech

Six months ago I wrote about the Bounded Context Canvas. In the six months since I’ve received feedback from my own workshops and other people’s workshops about ways to improve the canvas. Here is V2 of the canvas.

Talking about JAMstack, this JAMuary

Netlify

While most of us were making new year’s resolutions about putting the bins out on time and exercising more regularly, Divya was already building momentum on a great habit for the new year – sharing thoughts and insights about JAMstack on a daily basis. Her series of consumable, focussed posts answering common questions about the JAMstack is a great introduction to an otherwise elusive term that many find so confusing.

The Pensacola Shooting: When Trust Among Allies Fails

The Cipher Brief

This unique national-security focused expert insight can’t be generated for free. We invite you to support this kind of quality content by becoming a Cipher Brief Level I Member. Joining this high-level, security-focused community is only $10/month (for an annual $120/yr membership). It’s a great and inexpensive way to stay ahead of the national and global security issues that impact you the most.

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2019 State of Engineering Performance Management Report

More than 100 software leaders were asked how they manage and measure engineering performance. How do the findings stack up to your own experience? The report includes the top engineering challenges and the most used performance metrics.

Microsoft 70-483 Exam – Resources You Can Use to Prepare

The Crazy Programmer

If you watch the news every day, you will notice that technology is everywhere. There is always an article or a blog related to technology on the Internet and this is because it is an integral part of our life. Technology has been growing at a very fast rate and for the most part, it has been quite beneficial to mankind.

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