Employee Engagement (Inspiring your workforce with Post-it notes)

Lesson Learned from Mr. Ken Williams A few years ago, Ken traveled to the middle east to help the US forces gain a foot up on some bad guys. What he did while he was in theater went well beyond helping civilians, soldiers, sailors and marines. He very naturally inspired and engaged a workforce from …

Responsible Thinking

Responsible Thinking Guidelines  Seek as accurate an understanding of reality as possible, guarding against false beliefs.Question the claims of authorities and widely held beliefs.Do not become polarized or emotionally attached to any viewpoint.Subjective judgments may seem to be based on our own experience but may in fact be based on what we have been told …

Big Data and The Great Turkey Problem

Source: Taleb, N. (2012). Antifragile. London: PenguinThe Great Turkey ProblemA turkey is fed for a thousand days by a butcher; every day confirms to its staff of analysts that butchers love turkeys ‘with increased statistical confidence.’ The butcher will keep feeding the turkey until a few days before thanksgiving. Then comes the day when it …