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The Tricks Used by Pilots, Surgeons & Engineers to Overcome Human Error - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus

The Tricks Used by Pilots, Surgeons & Engineers to Overcome Human Error - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
When Germanwings Flight 4U9525 crashed into the French Alps in March it did not take investigators long to determine the likely reason:…
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Ever wonder where "Accident Prone" comes from?

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It's 404 Day, Y'all! Let's Celebrate By Exploring Everyone's Favorite Error Message - Pyxl Blog

It's 404 Day, Y'all! Let's Celebrate By Exploring Everyone's Favorite Error Message - Pyxl Blog | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
In honor of April 4, we take a look at 404 error pages—the ones we love and why your website is losing visitors without one.
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The ol' 404 Error and a little background...

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An electronic billboard had an error at night and happened to look like the sky had one. | uberHumor.com

An electronic billboard had an error at night and happened to look like the sky had one. | uberHumor.com | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
uberHumor.com: Probably the funniest site on th
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This is pretty funny.

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Coffee combined with cocoa can improve your attention span

Coffee combined with cocoa can improve your attention span | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
Researchers from the University of Georgia and Clarkson University in New York conducted a year-long study and found that while coffee boosts energy level, hot chocolate relieves anxiety.
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We all know coffee can be an important start of our day. Here is another look!

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Meeting Error with Compassion

Meeting Error with Compassion | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
Recently I made a small error, and that error was met with tremendous compassion. That compassion energized me to do a better job in th
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Awesome short blog post on how to treat an error for future improvement.

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Feds Say Chemical Cloud in Kansas Caused by Human Error, Labeling

Feds Say Chemical Cloud in Kansas Caused by Human Error, Labeling | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
Human error and labeling and design problems led to the release of a large chemical cloud over a northeast Kansas city that sent more than 140 people to th
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I have to wonder what efforts were in place to prevent errors BEFORE the accident?

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Forget multitasking, we should all be UNITASKING

Forget multitasking, we should all be UNITASKING | Human Performance Tools | Scoop.it
Mindfulness expert Dana Zelicha, founder of the Organizational Well Being Agency, said the best way cross off your to-do list is to focus on one task at a time - an approach known as unitasking.
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Unitasking? Haven't heard it called this, until now!

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