John Considine CTO Verizon Terremark Cloud computing and mobile are two technology trends that are transforming how businesses operate and how consumers live. The first generation of cloud computing focused on cost optimization.
Even social enterprises with small budgets can have big-sized talent.
Julie Spokus's insight:
This article discusses how to look inside for future leaders. First, determine what “your organization's near-term talent needs” are, then “assess whether members of your current staff have the potential to grow into those new roles.” This article suggests using the Performance-Potential Matrix and provides an example of one. Finally you can “craft individual development plans.”
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Most of us yearn for promotions, but we rarely think about improving our job performance. Georgetown professor Cal Newport suggest taking cues from elite athletes and musicians and deliberately set out to practice our work.
From movie-like videos with comedy sketch warmups to hands-on freestyle hacker contests with big cash prizes, fresh approaches to training are helping a new generation of IT professionals get engaged in their training.