Future of Work Agenda Newsletter: October 2010

Future of Work

This is the October 2010 issue of our free monthly newsletter, Future of Work Agenda. Just look at the plethora of research reports, white papers, and new technology products that are popping up all over the place; see our “Future of.&# They may not be getting the kind of funding that stoked Silicon Valley earlier in the decade, but they are beginning to produce many exciting new products and services.

Future of Work Agenda Newsletter: September 2010

Future of Work

This is the September 2010 issue of our free monthly newsletter, Future of Work Agenda. Since many of you are having trouble finding the talent you need, we included an article on boosting the productivity of knowledge workers—in five easy steps. We welcome comments on any of these articles. You can also access the newsletter directly on our website, at this link. Fall is in the air—at least here in North America.

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A Round Up of My Writing in July 2010

QAspire

Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer A Round Up of My Writing in July 2010 July 2010 – another spectacular month came to an end, and I didn’t notice that in frenzy of things going around. Have a terrific Tuesday and a productive month ahead!

Future of Work Agenda Newsletter: July-August 2010

Future of Work

This is the July-August 2010 issue of our free monthly newsletter, Future of Work Agenda. We also want to take a moment to express our appreciation to our Production Editor and Future of Work Associate Lise LaTorre for her outstanding work on this issue, and on every issue of this newsletter for the past eight years. We welcome comments on any of these articles. You can also access the newsletter directly on our website, at this link.

A Round Up of My Writing in January 2010

QAspire

Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer A Round Up of My Writing in January 2010 January 2010 was a productive blogging month. In case you were busy all the month and could not catch up with this blog, here is a round-up of my writing activities in January 2010. Posts at QAspire Blog : I started 2010 blogging with a review of Nicholas Bate’s book Instant MBA.

A Round Up of My Writing in June 2010

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Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer A Round Up of My Writing in June 2010 June 2010 - a brilliant month as far as blogging is concerned. So, I look forward to July 2010. In case you missed reading any of my posts, here is a quick round up of all my writing in June 2010. Looking forward to July 2010 - Wish you a GREAT one! Tags: Leadership , Round Up Round Ups | admin July 1, 2010 No Comments No comments yet.

Working with Idiots Can Kill You!

Evil HR Lady

Thursday, May 27, 2010 Working with Idiots Can Kill You! May 27, 2010 9:45 PM Anonymoussaid. Those HR people are driving me to insanity! ;) May 28, 2010 10:58 AM AMIT said. Adsense Alternative May 29, 2010 10:02 AM Robin said. May 30, 2010 1:13 AM Anonymoussaid.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: 3 Ways to Quit Being So Rude With.

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, August 2, 2010 3 Ways to Quit Being So Rude With Technology In the good old days, you put in your time at work then went home.

How to Find Enterprise 2.0 Champions

Transparent Office

I'm responsible for marketing a new product line that's very different from what we've sold in the past," she told us. They're eager to jump on board, and to invite their colleagues in Sales, Product Development, Customer Support, and other functions. Enterprise 2.0

Learning from the Toyota Debacle: The Need for Transparency

Josh Bersin

Toyota, one of the most revered brands in the world, has crashed to earth in the last few weeks due to its slow and weak response to a variety of gas pedal and braking system product defects. Tags: Business Trends Corporate Culture Innovation toyota toyota production system transparency Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Learning from the Toyota Debacle: The Need for Transparency

Josh Bersin

Toyota, one of the most revered brands in the world, has crashed to earth in the last few weeks due to its slow and weak response to a variety of gas pedal and braking system product defects. Tags: Business Trends Corporate Culture Innovation toyota toyota production system transparency Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

How to Network -- and Not Hate It

45 Things

I just kept talking about the product, hoping no one would think I was nuts (or drunk). August 30, 2010 8:35 AM Anita said. August 30, 2010 9:20 AM Post a Comment << Home Previous Posts Don't Be Pond Scum Are You Enabling an Alcoholic Co-Worker?

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Are You Willing to Step Down the.

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, August 5, 2010 Are You Willing to Step Down the Career Ladder? August 9, 2010 4:44 PM Anita said.

6 Tips for Getting More Rest at Work

45 Things

Edlund suggests going for a walk outside, since sunlight has been proven to improve productivity for early afternoon activities and greenery benefits your alertness and health.

Employee Engagement: 15 Advantages of Working From Home

David Zinger

I literally feel at home while I am at work and I can set up my workspace in the most effective and efficient manner for productivity. Employee Engagement Homework. David Zinger, founder and host of the 3000 member Employee Engagement Network , has worked from his home for over 30 years.

Is Using Social Media at Work a Good Idea?

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, July 22, 2010 Is Using Social Media at Work a Good Idea?

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Hacking Work: Progress, Motivation, and Employee Engagement

David Zinger

Their idea was profiled in the top 10 breakthrough ideas for 2010 published by the Harvard Business Review. Here is a snippet on hacking from the Breakthrough Idea for 2010: Hack work, and embrace the others in your midst who care enough to do so.

Does It Matter Whether You Have Friends at Work?

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, May 26, 2010 Does It Matter Whether You Have Friends at Work? Do you think your productivity is impacted by friends at work?

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4 Ways to Feel Better When Your Career Sucks

45 Things

As a result, you will become more successful and productive, Achor says. Everyone in my life knows not to talk to me for the first 30 minutes I'm awake in the mornings. And sometimes the last hour before I go to bed.

How Social is Your Social Marketing Strategy?

Working Girl

Twitter was an important next step in the ongoing social revolution and has evolved into one of the leading tools for sharing ideas and one of the fastest growing mediums for employer, personal and product branding.

Organizational Studies that Don't Just Sit on the Shelf: Participatory Action Research

Conversation Matters

Each department was asked to identify eight interviewees including both frontline workers who produce the products, and those in the hierarchy who conduct the reviews; and taking into account a distribution of level and experience.

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6 Ways to Show Your Worth

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, March 17, 2010 6 Ways to Show Your Worth When you invest money, you want that investment to grow, right?

I'm Sabotaging My Employees' Job Searches Through LinkedIn Connections

Evil HR Lady

Monday, November 22, 2010 I’m Sabotaging My Employees’ Job Searches Through LinkedIn Connections Dear Evil HR Lady, I have several recommendations from co-workers listed on my LinkedIn profile. November 22, 2010 7:36 PM HR Key Functions said. Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

The Improved and Simplified Zinger Model of Engagement

David Zinger

An organization’s results are dependent upon the health and productivity of individual employees. Changes to the model for 2011. The Zinger Model of Employee Engagement has been revised for 2011.

Are Leaders Ignoring the Looming Employee Turnover?

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, June 24, 2010 Are Leaders Ignoring the Looming Employee Turnover?

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True Faith HR

Before going out and buying a product, I like to read Consumer Reports. It improves the SHRM brand Let''s face it, why would SHRM want a potential customer to attend a program at a local chapter meeting and come away unimpressed with the product?

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Can Your Workplace Survive if You.

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Tuesday, July 13, 2010 Can Your Workplace Survive if You Take a Vacation? July 13, 2010 8:14 PM Anita said.

Project Social: Sustainability Pays for Itself

Working Girl

3 Make no mistake: The world as we know it is changing, moving to decentralized computing, sourcing, production and knowledge networks in order to increase capacity and lower costs.

SURVEY REVEALS THAT MOST MANAGERS FAIL TO PROVIDE CRITICAL ONGOING FEEDBACK TO EMPLOYEES RELATING TO PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

Reviewsnap

The study was conducted by ReviewSNAP during the week of March 15, 2010 to learn more about views on employee performance evaluation processes.

Project Social: Seeing Green

Working Girl

I could see how wasteful production processes create economic activity but no real value or quality. What needs to change is how companies design, manufacture and package their products and services.

Teamwork or Talent?

Working Girl

It really does look like teamwork is more important than talent when it comes to productivity, doesn''t it? Nonetheless, in this simple example, it is the fact that Oz is more productive than Adam that makes teaming up worthwhile for both of them.

Emmy Awards Chooses ReviewSNAP™ As Its Performance Management System

Reviewsnap

The Television Academy is best known for its management and production of the Emmy Awards. It has a long history of identifying excellence in the field of television production, directing and acting and places significant value on excellence within its organization.

Could That Promotion Be a Career-Killer?

45 Things

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, August 26, 2010 Could That Promotion Be a Career-Killer?

Poor Working Moms

Working Girl

The work horse cranks out high quality work at high speed and could easily take on more responsibility but rubs people the wrong way with her relentless productivity and acting like her time is more valuable than anyone else’s.

Zings: Focus and Energy

David Zinger

The post outlines the challenges to bring focus to our work, how current work makes it a challenge to focus, and the benefits for happiness and productivity when we focus. Employee Engagement: Do you have energetic focus for your work? Dr. Ed.