Root Cause Analysis

Siemens launches 'internet of trains' Digital Rail Services business

USA: Siemens has formed a Digital Rail Services business to improve rail operations by creating an ‘internet of trains’ making intelligent use of …

Internet of Things

4 Things to Focus On After Making a Mistake at Work

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Leadership

The Two Big Things United Got Wrong That You Can Get Right

Center your operating philosophy on caring deeply for customers and empowering employees to make real-time decisions. You'll not only avoid crash landings but will also enjoy high-altitude success as a result.<p>The news of a 69-year-old physician being forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight …

Airlines

How Self-Managed Teams Can Resolve Conflict

In a traditional team structure, conflicts can be escalated to the boss to resolve. Can’t agree on how to prioritize projects, or on which deadlines need to shift? Ask the team leader to step in and make a call. Think a coworker is acting snarky, or that their work is too sloppy? Advise the manager …

Leadership

The Most Quick-fire way to Getting Motivated

How many times a week do you feel the urge to <b>QUIT</b>?<p>I’d bet MANY.<p>For without that, there would be questions raised regarding your sanity.<p>I don’t have …

Procrastination

Eugene, Ore. Bans All Dogs Downtown.

The city is starting a six month pilot to try and reduce attacks.Many communities struggle with issues like breed specific legislation as they try to …

Travel

United Airlines Doesn't Look So Bad Next to These 5 Companies

A scandal can ruin a company, but in many cases, it fades with time.<p>It's never good when, in the midst of a public-relations disaster, your CEO has …

21st Century

The Root Cause Of United's Denied Boarding Fiasco

United’s situation involving the passenger who was forcibly removed from a plane this weekend was despicable. In short, United needed to accommodate …

Airlines

Dems to Offer Economic Populist Message for 2018 Races.

Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi are working together to craft an economic populist message for the 2018 Congress fight.<p>Schumer and House Minority …

Bernie Sanders

Database deletion downed Digital Ocean last week

Ouch: last week, Digital Ocean took the GitLab fat-finger pill, deleting a production database and triggering a five-hour outage.<p>Unlike GitLab's …

DevOps

Airline pilot explains the root cause of the disturbing United airlines video

If you've into tuned in to the media at all today, you’ve probably seen or heard the story about the passenger being forcibly removed from an overbooked United Express regional jet. The accompanying video is a little disturbing to watch.<p>This might sound like it’s coming from left field, but what …

Airlines

The Root Cause of Input-Based Security Vulnerabilities – Don’t Fear the Grammar

Input-based attacks like Buffer Overflows, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS), and XXE are common in today’s software. And they do not go away. But why is …

Programming

This Underwear Has A Secret Lock To Help Protect Women From Getting Raped

IMAGE Facebook Ar Wear<p>It has come to this. Because there's still much to be done about this patriarchal society and because there are still many men …

Philippines

Six Hard Lessons Only Failure Can Teach

Success is always an attention grabber, whilst failure tends to be relegated to the ash heap of history. However, there is no doubt that en route to success, failure is something you encounter more often than you would care to recall. Failure has been rebranded into scores of different definitions, …

Success

The Real Costs of Guessing in Problem Solving

Bad problem‐solving is everywhere and costs individuals and society incalculable amounts of time and money. Problems persist because people have only …

Problem-solving

No, King Abdullah, Israel Is Not the Root Cause of Troubles in the Middle East

“The Israeli-Palestinian conflict… is essentially the core conflict in our region” said King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House Joint Press …

Israel