Christopher Logan

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Google's 2017 Diversity Report Shows Progress Hiring Women, Little Change For Minority Workers

Google released its new diversity report today, for the fourth year in a row. The tech giant, whose parent company Alphabet lands at 27 on this …

Why the Most Common Diversity Programs Don't Work

Invisible Talent

Earlier today Wall Street Journal posted a piece titled “Facebook Blames Lack of Available Talent for Diversity Problem”. Facebook has come to the …

Is Diversity Good For Business?

As the cultural demographic shift continues to transform the face of America, business leaders are taking a closer look at their Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) efforts and asking, “What really should our D&I efforts be solving for?”<p>The reality is that D&I is no longer just a numbers game, nor just …

Everyone Knows Tech Workers Are Mostly White Men—Except Tech Workers

The lack of diversity in the tech industry is pretty well understood by now—by everyone except those who work there, it would seem. According to a …

A Person Can't Be ‘Diverse’

Why advocates are backing away from a theoretically helpful term that’s being misused in ways big and small<p>Ava DuVernay, the director of <i>Selma</i>, is one of the most visible and vocal advocates for diversity in the film industry. She does not, however, love being described quite that way. “We’re …

Race & Ethnicity

Atlassian Boosted Its Female Technical Hires By 80% — Here’s How

As a diversity and inclusion leader, Aubrey Blanche is all about experiments backed up by research and data. Here, she shares what's worked and what …

The Workplace

‘It’s too late’: Seven signs Australia can’t avoid economic apocalypse

The former economics and policy adviser has identified seven ominous indicators that a possible global crash is approaching — including a surge in …

Workplace sexism is in every industry and it needs to stop

Following is an extract from Jamila Rizvi’s new book <i>Not Just Lucky</i>, highlighting just how horrible workplaces can be for women and why we all have to …

The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations

Increase profitability, elevate work culture, and exceed productivity goals through DevOps practices.<p>More than ever, the effective management of …

Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Fowler))

<b>Winner of the 2011 Jolt Excellence Award!</b><p>Getting software released to users is often a painful, risky, and time-consuming process.<p>This groundbreaking …

Lean Enterprise: How High Performance Organizations Innovate at Scale (Lean (O'Reilly)) Hardcover – January 3, 2015

The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

<b>Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable. The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way</b> …

Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software

Domain Driven Design Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software by Evans, Eric. Published by Addison Wesley,2003, Binding: Hardcover

The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master

-- Ward Cunningham Straight from the programming trenches, The Pragmatic Programmer cuts through the increasing specialization and technicalities of …

Site Reliability Engineering: How Google Runs Production Systems

The overwhelming majority of a software system’s lifespan is spent in use, not in design or implementation. So, why does conventional wisdom insist …

Release It!: Design and Deploy Production-Ready Software (Pragmatic Programmers)

Whether it's in Java, .NET, or Ruby on Rails, getting your application ready to ship is only half the battle. Did you design your system to survivef …

Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Fowler))

<b>Winner of the 2011 Jolt Excellence Award!</b><p>Getting software released to users is often a painful, risky, and time-consuming process.<p>This groundbreaking …

The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win

Bill is an IT manager at Parts Unlimited. It's Tuesday morning and on his drive into the office, Bill gets a call from the CEO.<p>The company's new IT …

The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations

Increase profitability, elevate work culture, and exceed productivity goals through DevOps practices.<p>More than ever, the effective management of …

1 Question Is All You Need to Judge Someone's Personality

If you want to better understand someone's personality, there's no shortage of options. Psychologists have developed various checklists and …

Seven Steps to Leading a Gender-Balanced Business Kindle Edition

<b>The proven rewards of a gender-balanced business.</b><p>Scores of studies have shown the benefits to the bottom line of gender-balanced organizations. A …

In Search of a Less Sexist Hiring Process

The hard truth is that the gender balance at the top of the business world won’t change until the gentlemen currently in power want it to — and learn how to do it. The challenge is that both men and women seem to buy into the mistaken notion that business today is built on meritocracy. A recent …

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