Five Links: How It Works

In this edition of Five Links, we’re looking at the mechanics of advertising, VC Backed Startups, Disruption, Tech Culture and Silicon Valley hiring.

If You Think Big Data is All Numbers, Think Again

The big data conversation is not only getting louder, HR’s role is the center of the discussion.

HR vs IT

Topics: Big Data, HR Technology, HRExaminer, John Sumser, by John Sumser
IT can’t prioritize HR’s requirements at the top of the list. So, HR always gets short shrift.

Buying Traffic

Topics: Analytics, Big Data, HRExaminer, Job Boards, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Without traffic, employment advertising (regardless of the channel) is a meaningless exercise.

Making Smarter Things

The Solid conference is a deeper exploration of what’s being called the Internet of Things (IoT) or, more recently, the Internet of Things and Humans (IoTH).

Job Board Renewal

The next generation of job boards is emerging. They deliver more data to narrower audiences.

Five Links: Science and Human Behavior

This week’s links feature new ways to think about the future, a manual of cognitive science, the FTC on the ever changing data brokerage business, an inventory of today’s internet and an ode to wearable computing.

Five Links: Technology and Consequences

This week’s links look at the consequences of technology and how to manage them.

Who Owns Data?

This is HRExaminer’s entire series on the concepts of ownership, data, and who owns data.

Who Owns Data 9: Why Ownership Doesn’t Matter

Ideas and facts are free. You have to actually do something more than just have an idea before there is any ownership or legal protection.