Sheri Mattox

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Google's Insane Approach to Management Could Transform Your Company | Inc.com

I'm a big fan of Laszlo Bock, head of Google's people operations (a more adept way of saying he's the HR boss) for over 62,000 "Googlers," as they are affectionately known.<p>Bock wrote the magnificent <i>Work Rules!</i>, which has quickly become one of my go-to secret weapons on leadership and HR innovation, …

Home Depot

Who needs performance reviews? (Hint: You do.)

<b>If you work in HR or if you are a manager with direct reports, you have probably pondered these questions more than once: What is the purpose of performance reviews? What should be their goal? And is it really necessary to have them at all?</b><p>In order to answer those questions, you need to answer …

How Volkswagen Is Rebooting Its Strategy In the U.S.

Volkswagen (vlkpf) said on Tuesday it would drop diesel vehicles in the United States and refocus on sport utility and electric vehicles, as the …

The Four Companies That Sent the Dow to 19000

Shares of banks, industrials and health-care companies propelled the Dow Jones Industrial Average to 19000 on Tuesday. The bets on those sectors largely reflect investors' expectations of looser regulation, and higher growth and interest rates under a Trump administration. Here is a look at four …

Health Care

Caterpillar's Stock Leads Dow Gainers After Peer Deere's Blowout Results

Shares of Caterpillar Inc. surged 2.3% to a 23-month high, after fellow agriculture and construction equipment maker Deere & Co.'s blowout quarterly results. Caterpillar's stock was the biggest price and percentage gainer among the Dow Jones Industrial Average's components. The stock's price gain …

Investing

Business apps give 'competitive edge' in supply chain management

Business apps are considered a ‘critical, competitive factor’ in global trade and logistics. This is according to a new report by software provider …

Volkswagen's Brand Strategy: Finally, Something That Makes Some Sense

Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess presented his plan for the next ten years, and for the first time in many years, I saw something that wasn’t a collection of platitudes and fluff. The press conference took place in Volkswagen’s “Markenhochhaus,” the totally rebuilt brick tower at the Wolfsburg …

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Every Organisation Needs A Digital Platform Strategy

Digital business expands and evolves the opportunities, threats and constraints of business ecosystems. With more than 30 billion devices connected …

Simple Ethics Rules for Better Risk Management

For far too long, managing risk has been seen as an esoteric business function — designed to control losses and adhere to compliance standards. But as more organizations fall prey to complex intangible risks, from unwanted disclosure due to rampant cyber threats to breaches of conduct driven by …

HGTV stars who went from renovating houses to running a multimedia empire explain the keys to a great business plan

Trump's Campaign Rhetoric May Have Been Populist But His Tax Plan Isn't

Donald Trump ran for president as a classic anti-establishment candidate, promising to stand up for regular Joes against the political and economic elites. He often sounded more like Bernie Sanders than, say, House Speaker Paul Ryan. Yet one of Trump’s top priorities is to win congressional …

Donald Trump

Wells Fargo CEO says bank changing handling of whistleblower complaints

Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan told workers on Thursday the bank was changing the handling of whistleblower complaints after allegations it retaliated against employees who called an ethics hotline to report sales abuses.<p>Sloan announced the change to a gathering of about 2,000 …

Wells Fargo

2018 Chevrolet Equinox: Completely Redesigned With Diesel Efficiency

Stirring up the bland crossover segment, Chevrolet introduced its all-new 2018 Equinox at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, Illinois. The redesigned 7-passenger vehicle features a more spacious cabin with new technology and even more safety features.<p>The 2018 Equinox includes the …

Chevrolet

Target Unveils a Christmas Plan to Respond to Walmart's Price War

Target (tgt) has long been a shopper favorite during the holiday season, popular for its deft mix of discount pricing and a sense of fun in its …

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Successful Companies Don’t Adapt, They Prepare

In 1960, Harvard professor Theodore Levitt published a landmark paper in <i>Harvard Business Review</i> that urged executives to adapt by asking themselves, “What business are we really in?” He offered the both the railroad companies and Hollywood studios as examples of industries that failed to adapt …