What’s that got to do with Koala Bears?

“Every time we generalize about people or information or ideas, bits of detail get lost. To define something is to limit it. The very act of putting something complex and nuanced into a more general description, diminishes what is possible to convey about the thing itself. Representations are never complete.” - Heather Bussing
 

I Don’t Know. Is Learning By Mistake How We Learn Best?

On May 28, 2020, in Big Data, Editorial Advisory Board, Futures, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
Is there a way to rewire your brain to transform the fear of the unknown and self-loathing of mistakes into real learning and wisdom?
 

Predictions Everywhere – 9 Trends that are Shaping AI and Intelligent Tools in HR Tech Part II

Veteran HR Tech Analyst, John Sumser completes his series on Nine trends shaping AI and intelligent tools in HR Tech.
 

Predictions Everywhere – 9 Trends that are Shaping AI and Intelligent Tools in HR Tech

“Humans are not good at making decisions. And yet, the proliferation of intelligent tools will give every decision-maker at every level a range of conflicting inputs from which a decision must be made.” - John Sumser
 

What to do when the data says you’re wrong

On August 6, 2019, in Analytics, Big Data, Data, Editorial Advisory Board, HR Technology, HRExaminer, Stacey Harris, by Stacey Harris
“Every HR professional should be prepared to face data that contradicts their beliefs sooner or later.” – Stacey Harris
 

What Do Dots, Detail, and Data Have to Do with Koala Bears?

On March 18, 2019, in Analytics, Big Data, Data, Editorial Advisory Board, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“So next time people are talking about data, how it will change our ability to see things, and that all this information will increase our potential knowledge, know that it’s sort of true.” – Heather Bussing
 

I Don’t Know

On January 14, 2019, in Big Data, Editorial Advisory Board, Futures, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“When should you use “I don’t know?” A lot at the beginning. As you gain wisdom and experience, you will use it more.” – Heather Bussing
 

People Who Make A Difference

On December 27, 2018, in Big Data, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRExaminer, John Sumser, by John Sumser
“Rather than a passing grade in all subjects, excel in some and fail at the others. That’s what makes the difference.” – John Sumser
 

When the Data Says You’re Wrong (and what to do about it)

On August 28, 2018, in Analytics, Big Data, Data, Editorial Advisory Board, HR Technology, HRExaminer, Stacey Harris, by Stacey Harris
“Every HR professional should be prepared to face data that contradicts their beliefs sooner or later.” – Stacey Harris
 

When Companies Stop Innovating

The way to tell when a company has stopped innovating is when it starts filing lawsuits to protect the status quo.