Jeremy Wheelahan

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Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

The Rise and Fall of Working From Home

Last year, Richard Laermer decided to let his employees work from home on a regular basis. "We hire adults, they shouldn't be tied to the office five …

5 TED Talks That Prove Change Doesn't Have to Be Hard

Change doesn't have to be hard. These five TED talks help inspire new ways to get your team excited about transformation.<p>Technology has accelerated the pace of change and the drive to continually transform in business by way of innovation. While this is important and necessary to longevity, …

Behavioral Interviewing: The Worst Possible Way To Hire Someone

Dear Liz,<p>I’m an HR person. I started working for a university department about four months ago.<p>I like the job but my managers (both my managers in HR and the ones in my department) are pretty old school.<p>They asked me bring behavioral interviewing into our hiring process.<p>I’m not a fan of behavioral …

Employment

The 3 lists I make every day to stay focused and productive

Some of the most valuable habits I've identified go back to basics. They aren't anything fancy. In fact, all I need to complete them is something to write with.<p>My favorite writing exercises, when I do them consistently, make me more productive, effective, and just plain happy.<p>They've also been …

San Francisco

Watch how two cars made 20 years apart deal with a high-speed crash

Until the perfect autonomous car drives onto the scene, the reality is that accidents, crashes, and pileups are going to keep happening.<p>The ongoing …

Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation

In a disruptive age, established business models are under attack. Discover how incumbent companies can reframe them.<p><b>Let’s face it:</b> business models …

How Hacked Cameras Are Helping Launch The Biggest Attacks The Internet Has Ever Seen

Brian Krebs knows what it’s like to face intimidation from hackers. The independent reporter has had a SWAT team called to his house by subjects of his investigations. One sent threats via flowers shaped in a cross, the kind one orders for a funeral. But he’s never been on the wrong end of a …

Lease or buy: The definitive guide to car-shopping

Americans love a good rivalry: Yankees versus Red Sox, Coke versus Pepsi, and most of all, leasing versus buying.<p>Leasing a car is hot right now. New …

Personal Finance

Shuddle, the Uber-like service for getting your kids around, is shutting down tomorrow

If you’re a fan of Shuddle’s Uber-style driving service for getting your kids to school/playdates/etc., bad news: they’re shutting (shudding?) the doors tomorrow.<p>Related Articles<p>Nick Allen Is Out As CEO Of Shuddle, Doug Aley Steps In To Lead 'Uber For Kids' Startup Shuddle's New Ridesharing App …

Tax Preparation

10 math talks to blow your mind

Numbers, patterns and equations are at the core of these talks, which will teach you how to fold better origami and how to quantify history.

This trick will help your LinkedIn profile be seen by more employers

It's a blessing because with that many people using the business-oriented social network, recruiters are prowling the site to find job candidates. LinkedIn makes over 60% of its revenue on recruiter tools, the company says.<p>It's a curse because with 400 million profiles on the site, it can be tough …

Employment

Modular Mobile Home Offers Easy Transport and Assembly for Living Off-the-Grid in Style

Prefabricated architecture is known for its mobility, allowing people to live in faraway and previously isolated locales. Colectivo Creativo Arquitectos has created VIMOB in this vein, designing it as a modular home that can be easily transported and assembled.<p>The 398-square-foot dwelling has a …

Goodbye staff surveys: KPMG gives annual employee engagement surveys the flick

One of the largest private enterprises in the world has started weeding out one of the longest running "rackets" in human resources: annual employee …

The Limits of 3D Printing

Contrary to what some say, 3D printing is <i>not</i> going to revolutionize the manufacturing sector, rendering traditional factories obsolete. The simple fact of the matter is the economics of 3D printing now and for the foreseeable future make it an unfeasible way to produce the vast majority of parts …

3D Printing Is About To Change The World Forever

I believe, along with a growing number of leaders around the world, that 3D printing will change the way things are produced more in this century than the industrial revolution did over the last 300 years.<p>Consider these two recent events:<p>A little over a year ago, a young Indonesian man named Arie …

Manufacturing

Clingfish-Inspired Tech Could Lead To A Less Slippery Future

This fish has staying power<p>Clingy isn't usually a positive adjective. But for the Northern Clingfish, it's not just a description, it's a way of life. The small fish can use their bellies like a suction cup, literally clinging to rough and slimy rocks, even in swiftly moving water.<p>Researchers at …

Outsourcing and shared services investment intentions at record high as the Integrated Global Services model takes center stage

<b>It's official: outsourcing is not dying - it's simply become a key part of a broader enterprise operations strategy: Integrated Global Services.</b> 312 …

The BRM and Shared Services

Some years ago it seemed that much of my management consulting work was helping large, complex corporations implement some form of global shared …

Management