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I was delighted to catch up recently with one of my teachers, and found her as passionate about educating children today as she was three decades ago, when I was in school. We had a great conversation, but I must admit to a sense of disquiet as I heard her opinions about the next generation. Gen Y'...
Blog by Vineet Nayar on September 23, 2010
Last night at the Human Capital Institute Summit in Atlanta, the MIX team announced the winners of the first Human Capital M-Prize. We are delighted to share them with you: Lisa Haneberg (Grand Prize) for her HACK Start with a better question to create a better talent management system: the Talent...
Blog by Polly LaBarre on March 9, 2011
Clearly, you've given this trust thing some thought. We're off to a good start with these 15 tweets. I'm seeing at least four qualities that run as themes throughout this list: Transparency Responsiveness Consistency Courtesy One idea that hasn't been put forward yet is something that Whole Foods...
Blog by David Sims on September 13, 2010
by Ron Thomas In my home office the other day, I was looking for something and opened a drawer in my desk and came across some old electronics. There looking up at me was a CD player, Dell MP3 player and a mini CD player. It brought back memories of how each one of these items were state of the art...
Blog by HCI on September 16, 2010
Many companies throw financial incentives at senior executives and star performers during times of change. There is a better and less costly solution. Too many companies approach the retention of key employees during disruptive periods of organizational change by throwing financial incentives at...
Blog by McKinsey & Company on August 15, 2010
Training programs generate greater value for organizations when the curricula reflect key business performance metrics. Testing real-world outcomes is crucial. All organizations train their people, and most spend significant sums doing so. Yet they generally don’t have any idea whether they’re...
Blog by McKinsey & Company on July 27, 2010