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Hewlett-Packard Says It May Dispose of Units Not Meeting Targets

from Putting More Now Into The Internet

Drucker’s Disciple

Putting More Now Into The Internet

Social graph—Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Off-Season Job Hunting

Six vital questions to ask your parents

Budget struggle raising anxiety for health care—Yahoo! News

Throwing the middle class off the ‘cliff’—

The power of zero spend

Sooner or later

Presentation ideas

5 Tips to Beat Bad Service — and Get Freebies

Fearless Forecasts for 2013

10 new cars with the highest theft rates

Insight: Under siege, Japan central bank wakes up to political reality—Yahoo! News

We See What we Want to See

The pitfall of lock in

Make goals – not resolutions – for 2013

Grand Old Rethinking

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Believing what we want to believe

The Matter of Resistance

Census Bureau Projects U.S. Population of 315.1 Million

Review: Drafts for iPhone and iPad | Macworld

The Science Behind Persuading People

You Can Cut Investment Expenses Only So Much

The Facebook IPO: What Went Wrong?

Born in the USA, Made in France: How McDonald’s Succeeds in the Land of Michelin Stars

The 10 best U.S. suburbs to live in—Slide Show—MarketWatch

The 10 most popular slide shows of 2012

Book Report: Reading Resolutions for 2013

Ten Stories You May Have Missed…

Doing what you love (but maybe you can’t get paid for it)

Apple vs. Google vs. Facebook vs. Amazon

The 10 most popular slide shows of 2012—Slide Show—MarketWatch

The 2012 App Gems Awards | Macworld

The world’s most popular cars: a new champ

Apple-Google Team Up for $500 Million-Plus Kodak Patents Bid

The Beltway’s Most Exclusive End-of-Year List

Nassim Nicholas Taleb on Accepting Uncertainty, Embracing Volatility

Foreign Companies Hone New Strategies for Indian Manufacturing Operations

All I Want For Christmas Is Validation That I’m Highly Effective

Our Central Problem: Not Enough Decentralizing

Learning how to see

Get started with the iPhone 5 | Macworld

Starter apps for your new iPhone | Macworld

The End of the Map

Real Estate with a Cause: Identifying Investments that Serve a Triple Bottom Line

IT Resume Makeover: Moving Your Job Search to the Senior Level

The Promise — and Perils — of Personalized Medicine

Intellectual Ventures: Don’t Mind Our 2000 Shell Companies, That’s Totally Normal

Job Offer? Check It Out.

How to make a website: a tactical guide for marketers

Joseph Perella and Peter Weinberg: Secrets to a Successful Partnership

Why Anxiety Makes You a Sucker for Bad Advice

Windows 8: Will Microsoft’s Latest Big Bet Pay Off?

Wave of nationalism sweeps through Northeast Asia

Does Facebook Wreck Marriages?

Is Facebook turning into

Business boost: Entrepreneur Center helps startups with growth potential

To Bail or Not to Bail?

Chorus of voices grows stronger for ‘death with dignity’—

Federer releases 2013 ATP schedule: Miami, Basel missing

Amazon Is Ripe For Disruption

The New York Times Paywall Is Working Better Than Anyone Had Guessed

Focus ST: Why should Europe have all the fun?

Carol Bartz on Bad Bosses, Picking Your Fights and Saying ‘I Don’t Know’

Multinationals from Emerging Markets: Making a Virtue out of Necessity

Asia Adrift

Question the question

Bytes, BTUs and Bullion

About Mission Control | Macworld

9 IT Outsourcing Trends to Watch in 2013

But which is the sideshow?

Gretchen Rubin’s Search for Happiness

Maneet Ahuja on Hedge Funds and the ‘Alpha Masters’

Economic Conditions Snapshot, December 2012

North Dakota is Nation’s Fastest-Growing State Since 2011

Is the Resume Dead?

Why isn’t Obama demanding corporate welfare cuts?

Change beckons for central banking

Analysis: Lumia sell-out no proof of Nokia turnaround—Yahoo! News

How Hashtag Trolls Can Be Your Business’ #BFF

More Boards Publicly Back Besieged CEOs

Cleveland Clinic Diagnoses Health-Care Act

Hacker-proof your password

‘Makers’: Chris Anderson on DIY Manufacturing

‘Bull by the Horns’: Sheila Bair’s Insider View of the 2008 Financial Crisis

The danger of starting at the top

When Values Collide, Consumers Speak with Their Wallets

The middle class could wreck the whole planet

Utility vs. entertainment

‘The Corner Office’: Adam Bryant on the Five Qualities of Successful Leaders

‘Kill the Company’: Identify Your Weaknesses Before Your Competitors Do

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Physician, Heal Thyself: How a Hospital in California Became a Model of Change Management

The Right To Work—and Work and Work

The 2012 Holiday Season

Amazon Is Undermining the E-Reader Market It Created

Polarized South Korea could elect its first female president

Information challenges—Big Data—Mental patterns

How Obama Used Big Data to Rally Voters | MIT Technology Review

Barry Schwartz’s ‘Practical Wisdom’

A rare look at the Vatican Library’s treasures

Dropbox: The Inside Story Of Tech’s Hottest Startup

Whitman: One Write-Off Too Far

Caja Navarra CEO Enrique Goni: ‘Banks Must Treat Customers as Citizens’

Ridiculous is the new remarkable

5 blind spots for index investors

Tragedy in Connecticut

The Most Interesting Retirement Spot You’ve Never Heard Of—Yahoo! Finance

Losing our religion

Study ranks Tennessee 17th in entrepreneurial friendliness

10 U.S. cities where crime is soaring

10 Ways to Get the Absolute Best Price Online

6 Little-Known Ways Car Dealers Rip You Off

12 Cities Where You Can Buy a Foreclosed Home for Half Price

Led Zeppelin

Religious Conversions

Comcast CEO: What we learned from Apple

Twitter and Instagram: The Current Skirmish, Unfiltered

The Woman Charged With Making Windows 8 Succeed

The Job at Hand: Creating Real Value

A shift in how healthcare is paid for

Design like Apple, but name like P&G

Climbing the Ladder? Join a Group.

Laboring Unsuccessfully For Security

Ryan Holmes in Forbes – 5 Ways Social Media Will Change Your Job in 2013

The Top Ten Greatest Female Opera Singers—Top Ten List

Unless You Are Unhealthy, Deferring Social Security Is a Good “Investment”

Tide Changes for Manufactured Housing

The unlikely persistence of AppleScript

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Slower Growing, Older, More Diverse Nation a Half Century from Now

How to Change the World: APE: How to Publish a Book

Zeitgeist 2012: What piqued your curiosity this year? | Official Google Blog

‘Still Out of Work?’ How to Handle Holiday Small Talk

U.S. cities where everyone has a job—Slide Show—MarketWatch

Apple’s iCloud lock for Macs is not very secure | MacFixIt—CNET Reviews

Income and Poverty Estimates

In China, social divisions are written in a little red booklet

JCPenney’s 3-Step Survival Plan

The World’s Best Places To Live—Yahoo! Finance

Small businesses: Obama worse than Lehman collapse

US government financial issues

The world of 2030: U.S. declines; food, water may be scarce

Obama blasts Michigan right-to-work legislation as politics

Trading Compliments, not Insults

When the Mission Has Been Met

Vanguard investors fear South Korea’s vanishing act

The missing link of investing

Is Time Machine really backing up your drives? | MacFixIt—CNET Reviews

Spending on IT Services Increases — but Demands Grow, Too

We Tried to Come Up With a Clever Headline For This Post, But Failed. Should We Celebrate That?

National Mover Rate Increases After a Record Low in 2011

Industrialism and the death of agency

2010 Census Report Shows More Than 80 Percent of Centenarians are Women

Lawyer says Goldman failed speech software “geniuses”—Yahoo! News

Everybody Says You Should Downsize. Everybody May Be Wrong.

New Jersey town struggles to see future after Sandy

10 things real-estate listing sites won’t say

McDonald’s “Dollar Menu” sparks November sales rebound—Yahoo! News

Marketing to Kids: Toy Sellers’ Bonanza or Parental Danger Zone?

‘Multi-tasking Writ Large’: Is Health Care Reform a Prescription for Trouble?

Charleston, like many cities, on edge of “fiscal cliff”

Debt and Taxes

Apple CEO Tim Cook moves out of Steve Jobs’ shadow

China’s mini Apple takes slice of smartphone pie

How to set up and use network locations in OS X

Cold reading

Too simple

The real threat that Samsung poses to Apple

‘For the Win’: How Gamification Can Transform Your Business

Defense Companies Face a “Transformer” Challenge under Leaner Budgets

Ford’s fine C-Max falls way short on mileage

Disconnected? The Perils of Digital Interdependence

‘More than Coffee Chats and Emails’: Sustainable Networking Requires Effort, Authenticity

Google Lat Long: Google Maps: You learn, we listen

30 leaders who will set agenda in 2013—MarketWatch

Debt ceiling debate twist: Sen. Mitch McConnell filibusters himself—Yahoo! News

Beyond Envy: Wealth Addiction Revisited

Census Bureau Reports Increased State Government Revenues and General Expenditures for 2011

9 Ways to Sell Your IT Outsourcing Plan to the CFO

Jazz great Dave Brubeck dies in Connecticut

Tim Cook: Apple will make computers in the U.S. next year

Big Test at Johns Hopkins

Resident Executives Offer Practical Aspect

From Wharton to Carnegie Mellon, B-Schools Set Up Shop in San Francisco

Hitting the ground running as a new CIO: An interview with Barclaycard’s Ian Buchanan

The first 100 days of a new CIO: Nine steps for wiring in success

Social TV: People Are Talking — How Marketers Should Listen

Luxury Adjusts to a World of Retail Instant Gratification

The Whole Person Review

Blind Spots

Now Hiring? Tips for Conducting Interviews

Retirement, Like Beauty, Is In the Eye of the Beholder

Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins: ‘If There Is No Risk, You Have Already Missed the Boat’

Can Anti-Corruption Laws Help Combat Terrorists, Tyrants and their Corporate Supporters?

A Proper Accounting: The Real Cost of Government Loans and Credit Guarantees

Twitter Blog: See Trends for 100 more cities

2012: The year in pictures—

How to improve sound quality in iTunes | MacFixIt—CNET Reviews

No Excuses: What Nine High-Poverty Schools in Ohio Teach Us All About Effective Management

For Whom the Ball Rolls

Steve Ballmer’s Nightmare Is Coming True

4 LinkedIn Tips to Help You Get Hired This Month

Battle-test your innovation strategy

At 20, the text message is over the hill

A Budding War Over Internet Economics

Innovative CIOs Show How to Make Money With IT

Reinventing the department store

Hospitals: The cost of admission

Schools Ring Closing Bell

Is the U.S. Losing Its Appeal for Indians as an Academic Destination?

Credit Suisse boss under pressure despite outsmarting rival—Yahoo! News

The Future Of Manufacturing

Alive Hospice adapts to new era

Slippery Negotiations: The Give and Take of Oil Contracts in Foreign Countries

Lights, Camera, Drucker!

The cycle of customers who care

Buying life insurance to fund estate taxes

US Birth Rate Hits New Low

Playing Roulette with Long-Term Care

From Hooters To High Places: How Kat Cole Turned Cinnabon Into A $1 Billion Brand

How a desperate HP suspended disbelief for Autonomy deal—Yahoo! News

Impact Investing’s Next Hurdle: Better Networking

iTunes 11 tips and tricks | How To—CNET

Leadership and the art of plate spinning

A Week in the Cays—Or a Bigger 401(k)?

When password security questions aren’t secure

Personal Decisions: Often More Powerful Than Investment Decisions

More Adults Living in Shared Households, More Receiving Food Stamps, Public Assistance Unchanged

Three Trends Underlying Apple’s iPhone Market Share Surge

Investors Demand CEO Face Time

Helping Parents Score on the Homework Front

Japan’s Economy Set to Slip under the Waves

Avoiding “I’ll know it when I see it”

Thank you, Zig

Winning strategies for China’s financial-services sector

How to remember passwords (and which ones you should)

Do You Live In A Death Spiral State?

How Google Plans to Find the UnGoogleable

Apple Said to Fire Maps Manager After Flaws Hurt IPhone 5

One Organization’s Fight against Hunger — and Why Victory Is So Elusive

Joe’s Journal: Steeling Your Organization for Effective Staff Work

A Day to Give, not Spend

Apple’s Astonishing Profit in Context

A Boomtown Is Born in North Dakota—

Moving Sale: A Château on the Cheap?—

Lazy Portfolios—Couch Potato Portfolios—AssetBuilder Inc., Registered Investment Advisor

How to Hire, Manage and Even Appreciate Millennial IT Workers

Some in Britain say EU is bringing a new ‘Marxist revolution’

Persuade vs. convince

Peter Drucker Forum: Capitalism 2.0: new horizons for managers

Microsoft has failed

More Questions Than Answers: Assessing China’s Leadership Transition

Why Not To Supersize

Four questions worth answering

How Mobile Maps Can Draw Smartphone Users Away from their Screens


Larry Hagman, the man behind iconic villain J.R. Ewing, dies

Create a holiday newsletter with Pages or iPhoto | Macworld

Strategist: Dividend safety may be myth

In HP-Autonomy debacle, many advisers but little good advice

Kremlin critics: Stop ads on pro-Putin TV channel

Last vol. of Churchill bio highlights finest hours

Museum at heart of Russia’s Jewish culture revival

Six Strikes — Who’s Out? The Latest Plan to Curb Online Piracy

An ‘Uber’ Problem for Cities: Balancing Innovation with Regulation

Must All Roads Go Through Harvard Square?

Fiscal cliff: How to judge if debt cuts are real

Two Phones Dazzle, and Yet …

Dis-Intermediating Higher Education

U.S. set for fracking bonanza, says historian Ferguson

FBI releases Stalin’s daughter files

Navigating the Multi-channel World of Modern Marketing

Can Energy-consumption Data Change Consumer Behavior?

Overvalued By, Oh, 400% Or So

Why America Is Losing the Race for Entrepreneurial Talent

In Retirement, think “Right-Sizing”, not Down-Sizing

Skills Gap: No Big Deal, If …

How to Use Facebook’s New Job Search App

Mobilizing Intelligence: Three Lessons From the Drucker Forum in Vienna

Why Holiday Shoppers Are Starting Early This Year

HP alleges Autonomy wrongdoing, takes $8.8 billion charge

HP claims fraud prompted $5B overpayment for co.

Four-star general enjoys five-star lifestyle

Falling Into the “Work-Rule Hole”

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

iPerks: Apple, Like Others, Takes Steps to Woo Employees

New Rules for the New Economy

CIOs Say Corporate Directors Are Clueless About IT

How to Find Top Tech Talent on Social Media

Intel CEO Paul Otellini to Retire in May

The evolution of work: One company’s story

President Xi’s Singapore Lessons

America’s Trouble with China

10 things mutual fund companies won’t say

My priority considerations

Talent tensions ahead—A CEO briefing

Preparing for a new era of knowledge work

Now We Know Why The French Were So Upset About The New Economist Cover

The Potential Long-run Impact of California’s Cap-and-trade Plan

A fund-picking strategy for nervous investors

Must-Have Job Skills in 2013

10 Charming Stories About Steve Jobs Being A Regular Guy

The 50 Best Colleges in America—Business Insider

Wei Yeh, Steve Jobs is my hero.

High-flying Apple falls to earth as investors fret over taxes

Samsung goes after HTC deal to undercut Apple

Clinton says budget deal critical to U.S. global role, security—Yahoo! News

Freedom in a digital world

Cutting the Fiscal Cliff Down to Size

Target Mutual Funds: Oops They Glide the Wrong Way

In Online Exams, Big Brother Will Be Watching

When Your Duties Double: Promotions and Pitfalls

Five Steps to Creating an Effective Mobile Device Policy

Yahoo CEO Mayer Cuts End-of-Year “Week of Rest” for Employees, While Prepping Plans to Identify Bottom 20 Percent of Staff

Behind Mark Pincus’s Bid to Save Zynga

Twitter Blog: Search for a new perspective

Twitter Engineering: The Engineering Behind Twitter’s New Search Experience

“This is the best I can do”

NeedTagger: A Customer Search Engine For Your Twitter Strategy—HootSuite Social Media Management

2 Percent for State and Local Government Pension Funds in 2011

Best, Worst Breakfasts for Your Health

Asia House of the Day: Villa in Bali, Indonesia, for Sale- Photos—

Is Siri really Apple’s future?

Accepting small promises

When Peter Drucker saw strengths and ability in people, he felt it was important not to dwell on their weaknesses—lest you unnecessarily deprive yourself of potential talent. In this respect, his role model for hiring and staffing was General George Marsha

Restarting the US small-business growth engine

On the New Shopping List: Milk, Bread, Eggs and a Mortgage—Yahoo! Finance

Romney attributes loss to ‘gifts’ Obama gave minorities—

Corporate chiefs fear ‘fiscal cliff,’ but consumers are unfazed—

Thanksgiving Day: Nov. 22, 2012

American Householders are Getting Older, Census Bureau Reports

Don’t Jump For a Lump-Sum Pension Settlement Just Because It Is Offered

U.S. Oil Output to Overtake Saudi Arabia’s by 2020

More Work Goes ‘Undercover’

Hollywood Seeks a Greater Presence in Bollywood

Joe’s Journal: On the Dignity of the Worker, From the Boss to the Sweeper

10 best weather cities for retirees

Use Facebook’s new Social Jobs app to find work | PCWorld

Bring the Desktop to Your Users | Macworld

Taming Apple’s new Fusion Drive technology | MacFixIt—CNET Reviews

More Work Goes ‘Undercover’

Census Bureau Releases 2011 New Supplemental Poverty Measure Research Findings

How to Clean Up Your Online Reputation

Home—Becky Worley

Alcoa CEO: Traditional career path is “dead”—60 Minutes—CBS News

The Power of Storytelling

Microsoft’s Windows head, once a possible CEO, exits

Interactive: Season the melting pot to your political taste

The drawbacks of social-media donations

What Petraeus affair teaches about email

Fiscal cliff isn’t America’s worst money problem

Interactive: Season the melting pot to your political taste—Yahoo! News

Peter Drucker Society Europe || Newsletter

For dentist with student debt, repaying is like pulling teeth—

Forbes Photographs ‘Titans of Philanthropy’

Billionaire Warren Buffett’s Secret Ice Cream Fix

Karl Rove Fights Off His Reckoning

Momentum builds for U.S. immigration reform plan

The Companies Where Everyone Wants to Work

Three million open jobs in U.S., but who’s qualified?

Information? Knowledge? There is a difference…

All Out

Is IT Outsourcing a Dying Concept?

How ‘social intelligence’ can guide decisions

Capturing business value with social technologies

The rise of the African consumer

Fast Cash: Kabbage Fills Funding Gaps for Small Businesses

Forbes’s Not Paying Their Rent

The 10 Most Hated Companies in America

Top-Paying Jobs—Yahoo! Finance

2012 Best Jobs in America—Yahoo! Finance

The 10 US Cities with the Best Job Growth Right Now—Yahoo! Finance

Worlds Most Attractive Employers—Universum Global

Election Results—2012 Election Center—Elections & Politics from

Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy

Tennessean names Lance Williams business editor

Doomsday event


China’s New Boss

Cutting the Fiscal Cliff Down to Size

Google’s Osama Bedier: Why the Digital Wallet Is Key to the Marketplace

Career disrupters

About China

Doomsday Preppers Reveal They’re Crazy & Brilliant

China to raise RQFII quota by 200 billion yuan: CSRC

China wealth fund eyes Asia “as Western protectionism rises”

China slams “distorted” view of copyright piracy problem

Heartland Draws Hispanics To Help Revive Small Towns—Yahoo! Finance

FBI probe of Petraeus began with “suspicious emails”

Petraeus’ biographer a military reservist, scholar—Yahoo! News

Moore’s Law Is Becoming Irrelevant

Capital Punishment

China derides U.S. “Cold War mentality” towards telecoms firm Huawei

Exclusive: Google Ventures beefs up fund size to $300 million a year

US computer graphics scientist wins Kyoto Prize

Software Converts Your Speech into Chinese

Six Rules For the President-Elect

Avoiding the false proxy trap

What’s It Like To Work For Tim Cook? A Former Apple Sales Exec Dishes

Seriously, Apple Is Doomed

Vanderbilt creates entrepreneurship task force

Life, Death and How Long Your Money Will Last

MOOCs on the Move: How Coursera Is Disrupting the Traditional Classroom

How to Devise Passwords That Drive Hackers Away

High-powered Women and Supportive Spouses: Who’s in Charge, and of What?

Not Your Daddy’s United States

Employers can’t find enough skilled labor to fill jobs

Motorola Employees Need to Start Googling Jobs

Veterans Day 2012: Nov. 11

Quantitative Easing and Your GNMA Mutual Fund

Creativity Workout: 62 Exercises to Unlock Your Most Creative Ideas (by Edward de Bono)

Obama wins a second term

Why Apple’s Tim Cook Was Only Half-Right in His Recent Executive Firings

Q&A with Salman Khan

Inside the Secret World of the Data Crunchers Who Helped Obama Win

Review: Brookstone Big Blue Live and Studio speakers combine performance and value

Apple not likely to ditch Intel chips for Macs in near future

Five things we learned on Election Night

As Companies Focus on Services, Will Hardware Become Irrelevant?

Faculty Perspectives on the Election

Health care in China — Entering ‘uncharted waters’

Ten Steps To Enchanting Your Employees

The Center For Digital Inclusion: A Powerful Catalyst For Change

Courage And Hope: A Powerful Combination

1 Colonoscopy May Be Enough for a Lifetime

Review: Bond is better than ever in ‘Skyfall’

Gap may be headed for trouble in 2013

How housing put the White House in play

10 Signs It May Be Time to Quit Your Job

Apple gearing up for major adjustments to the Mac

Inside a Health Care Innovation Center

U.S. employers post fewest jobs in 5 months

Help Wanted…but in a Whole New Way

Analysis: GM badly lags Ford in Europe restructuring

The Best Ways to Fire Somebody

Growth in Institutional Investing: A Role in Market Liquidity?

10 things presidential candidates won’t say

The global gender agenda

How Authors Write

American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month: November 2012

Nashville Capital Network hires new director of partnerships

Kiss 10% market returns goodbye

Information challenges

It’s our mental patterns

List of 10 emptiest US cities |

America’s devastated retail landscape by Brian Ulrich |

Detroit is the most dangerous city in America |

Shuttle layoffs a blow to Fla. economy

Diverse Benefits

The Quest for the Ultimate Safe House

“The best you can hope for…”

The best way to get unstuck

Lacy Hunt: The End of the Yield Famine Is Far Away

10 things walk-in clinics won’t tell you

Right on Cue: Can iTunes chief fix Apple’s maps and Siri?

Because the nature of the network economy seeds…

The Apple family tree

Rich Chinese want to buy happiness — by emigrating

The Other Commons

The Business Ecosystem

The Workforce

Compensation Practices and Incentives


The Strategic Context

Can America Compete?

Kate Moss Talks Heroin, Johnny Depp

Ex-Penn St. president charged in Sandusky case—Yahoo! News

Apple’s Cook fields his A-team before a wary Wall Street—Yahoo! News

Big Data Leading to New Breed of Service Provider

How to Win a Job at Bain & Co.: Learn Analytical Skills

Health coverage shrinks for young retirees

When in Doubt, M.B.A.s Turn to ‘Bible’

George Lucas donating Disney sale billions to charity

How to Keep Electronics Going With No Power

India’s Reserve Bank and Government Lock Horns in Growth vs. Inflation Debate

Crowdsourcing Mistakes

Spain Sputters as a Bail-out Moves Closer

Searching for a Way Out of Europe’s Dead-end Austerity

I know what you should do

The Man Who Invented Management

Buying Your Retirement Home Early Can Be a Good Idea

A Great Leader, Filtered Or Unfiltered

Ex-FEMA director Michael Brown criticizes Obama for reacting too quickly to storm

Romney Faces Scrutiny on Aid in Storm’s Wake

Toyota tops Consumer Reports’ auto reliability survey

Sandy’s Costly Aftermath

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Getting over ourselves

Intel working on 48-core chip for smartphones, tablets

M.B.A.s Rethink Wall Street

An Apple Exit Over Maps

Hurricane Sandy: Resources on Twitter

Joe’s Journal: On Customers and New Realities

All Model, No Talent

Harvest demand or create it?

How to handle five scary dating moments

How couples cope with secrets

10 different dates worth trying

ScreenFlow 4 launches with new effects, workflow improvements | Macworld

Take-Away Value? Transferrable Skills?

Apple’s Scott Forstall to leave company in 2013. Browett out as Cue, Ive, Fedherighi take on new roles

The death and life of Asheboro, N.C.

Google Now: behind the predictive future of search | The Verge


The bell curve is moving (mass geekery)

Great Ideas Bosses Never Hear

Go Ahead and Take Off, for as Long as You Like

Your Employee Is an Online Celebrity. Now What Do You Do?

True or False: These Tests Can Tell if You Are Right for This Job

A Question of Value: Bringing Banks to the Unbanked

Tips for Writing a Resume in an Online World

So Much Training, So Little to Show for It

The Feedback Effect: How the Financial Markets Affect Decisions in the ‘Real Economy’

In or Out? The Case for — and Against — the Stock Market

(Nearly) Free, at Last: A New Opportunity at Schwab

Apple’s Phil Schiller on the State of the Mac

Spain Sputters as a Bail-out Moves Closer

A Great Leader, Filtered Or Unfiltered

A bias for trust

Are Home Buyer Rebates Scams?

Useful and believable promises

Capturing value from IT infrastructure innovation

Census Bureau Releases 2009-2011 American Community

Why Apple doesn’t care about its competition

Apple and its competitors: the circle game

Taking Early Exits Off Wall Street

For-Profit Colleges Get Schooled

10 Critical IT Trends for the Next Five Years

How Is the U.S. Doing in the ‘Global Bandwidth Race’?

Archivist’s Pick: Could This Be Because The End of Economic Man and Gone With the Wind Came Out the Same Year?

Eventually, Perhaps, Your New IT System Will Be Able to Figure Out Just How Big a Hole You’ve Blown in Your IT Budget

The only purpose of ‘customer service’…

Apple’s Online Radio Service to Challenge Pandora in 2013

Software Eats Education: With $15 Million In Series B Funding, Andreessen Horowitz Bets On Udacity

Elevating technology on the boardroom agenda

American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month: November 2012

Federal Retirees with Pensions Should Focus on Keeping Some Liquid Assets

Focus on today for a resurgent 2015

Boss Talk: Recruiting Executives in a Global Slowdown

GM’s Daniel Ammann: Driving ‘One of the Great Corporate Transformations of All Time’

Has the ‘Death of the PC’ Been Greatly Exaggerated?

When Insurance Buyers and Sellers Speak Different Languages

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Delivering large-scale IT projects on time, on budget, and on value

EU Shelves Women Board Quotas Plan

American Housing Survey

Career Watch: The Look of Competence

Take This Job and Shove It: How to Know When to Quit

Yahoo’s new CEO Mayer takes on the mobile challenge

Thiel could invest $150 million in AirBnb

Retirement Anxiety Hitting Americans In Their 30s Hardest

Retirement worries grow; 30-somethings most uneasy

3 key money topics Romney-Obama debates ignored

Schools Face Test From Voters

Cloud Services Continue to Shake Up IT Outsourcing Industry

Medical Marijuana: Will Colorado’s “green rush” last?

China’s new leaders face tough economic choices

Yahoo CEO’s Comeback Plan Is All About Tech, Not Media

‘Paranormal Activity 4’ Loses Scream Steam but Still Tops Box Office

10 things Google won’t tell you

Apple, ARM, and Intel

No one ever bought anything on an elevator

Nothing Is Rotten in the State of Denmark, At Least in Terms of Pensions

Lance Armstrong and Livestrong — Can These Brands Be Saved?

What’s Right with Reverse Mortgages

Top 10 city skylines

The Let’s-Sell-Our-House- And-See-the-World Retirement

Awards and Honors

For Older Workers, Here Is Where the Jobs Will Be

A Push to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

If Medicare Tells You ‘No’

Exposing Wall Street—Or Not

Housecleaning, Then Dinner? Silicon Valley Perks Come Home

Some advice from Jeff Bezos

Zuck’s Advice To Startups: Explore Before You Commit, Listen, Build Something Fundamental, Don’t Copy

What Women (in Binders) Want

Pinterest drives more than window shopping

The beaten path

Homes are truly affordable in only about half of major cities

More small businesses dedicating time to social media

Why Windows Just Can’t Win

Sony to cut HQ staff by a fifth, shutter Japan plant

Face-Off: CVS vs. Walgreens

Employers snap up grads with 2-year degrees

Social Security COLA’s little-known effects

Many households can’t afford median-priced home


Earlier puberty seen in boys, just like in girls

Can You Fix a Scratched DVD

Apple drops Java after experts warn Mac users on its security

Vote Brisketarian!

Apple’s expansions credited with boosting US office development

Why are they called that? The silly stories behind six tech brands

China’s Third Quarter Turns Down — Again

Lance Armstrong and Livestrong — Can These Brands Be Saved?

Power 30: The top tech innovators

Mac Gems: Tweetbot for Mac is exactly what you’d expect | Macworld

Meeting expectations

Innovating Your Way to a Good Job

The funnel is dead. The new consumer decision journey

You Can’t “Bring Back” Jobs We Never Had

Made Off Like a Pandit

Newsweek to cease print, go digital-only in 2013

CIOs and CSOs Have a Costly Disconnect

For a man who holds no public office and heads no corporation, Grover Norquist wields enormous power over America’s financial future. After all, he convinced 41 current U.S. Senators and 238 House members to sign a pledge committing to oppose all tax incre

Peter Thiel

Future Medicare Premiums Are Not Going To Soar

Is $250K a middle-class income?

Explanation of ‘stable allocation’ theory that won Nobel Prize in economics

Working-family issues surface in Romney-Obama debate

High-carb diet is linked to early Alzheimer’s

Eight ways to connect to a server

What Peter Drucker Would Be Reading

Corporate Learning in India Comes of Age

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“The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not turbulence; it is to act with yesterday’s logic”. — Peter Drucker

The shift from manual workers who do as they are being told — either by the task or by the boss — to knowledge workers who have to manage themselves ↓ profoundly challenges social structure

Managing Oneself is a REVOLUTION in human affairs.” … “It also requires an almost 180-degree change in the knowledge workers’ thoughts and actions from what most of us—even of the younger generation—still take for granted as the way to think and the way to act.” …

… “Managing Oneself is based on the very opposite realities: Workers are likely to outlive organizations (and therefore, employers can’t be depended on for designing your life), and the knowledge worker has mobility.” ← in a context




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