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Interesting Audio Program: NPR on How Awards Can Shape Our Behavior

Interesting audio program about how awards are so pervasive today because they can have more influence than cash. Something to think about re: employees and change. Excerpt: You may have noticed that our modern world seems to be saturated with awards. Many of these awards have been created in the past century. But awards have …

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Entrepreneur Article: High-Tech Startups Need to Ditch the ‘Engineers Rule’

By Bill Hall: The high-tech startup world is leaning a bit toward the overly hubris. I’m well aware it’s a little controversial to discuss in public. I come from many years in Silicon Valley and currently run a high-tech software and services company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I see and read about …

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Entrepreneur Article: The Futility of 80-Hour Work Weeks

By Bill Hall: Let me say up front that from experience, if I had to choose, I believe a 30-hour work week is more effective than a long work week. I’ve lived both worlds for years at a time so I have non-theoretical first-hand knowledge. Time spent in the trenches of a large scale, high-tech …

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5 Great Lessons I Learned Working With Steve Jobs During the Apple Turnaround

5 Greatest Lessons I Learned Working With Steve Jobs During the Apple Turnaround Image Credit: Getty Images The Apple turnaround years between ~1998 and 2003 were magical. I wrote an article for Entrepreneur sharing some of the great lessons I learned. You can read the article here: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/292406 Please make sure to let me know …

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