Why you must first learn to manage yourself, before you can manage others

16 April, 2019 Thursday

Dr. Dirk Linzmeier

CEO at OSRAM Continental

What makes a good leader “good”? This is a question I have asked myself a lot. In this four-part series of LinkedIn Pulse articles, I would like to share with you my personal leadership experiences. 

But l...

New research suggests innovation is 6 times higher at companies where men and women are treated most equally

09 March, 2019 Thursday

In a report released on Thursday, Accenture draws connections between equality and innovation.

Accenture surveyed over 18,000 workers in 27 countries, including more than 150 C-suite-level executives, and found that at organizations that treat women and men more equally, innovat...

LinkedIn CEO on the 'soft' skills gap

16 August, 2018 Thursday

This video clip of Jeff Weiner is really good! Companies need to provide the tools for their employees to develop them and fill soft skill gaps. #1 gap was communication---not too many positions these days require solo artists, it's all about working together.

Conceptualising an inclusive future of work in India

16 August, 2018 Thursday

The rise of modern technologies may drastically alter the employment landscape in India, potentially displacing large portions of the workforce. India requires an inclusive future of work that retains those currently in work while also creating sufficient new opportunities for the growing labour force. This paper reviews extant literature on technological change, automation, and their impact on...