Photos of people working from home in Sweden – The Washington PostPhotos of people working from home in Sweden – The Washington Post
Inc.: The Secret to Happiness, According to This Harvard Professor: A Reverse Bucket List. https://www.inc.com/jessica-stillman/happiness-fulfillment-reverse-bucket-list.html
Mixtape: The Wandering Soul | Radiolab | WNYC StudiosMixtape: The Wandering Soul | Radiolab | WNYC Studios
“A lot of people got promoted into management positions because they were very self-interested—they have been pursuing their own goals and ambitions—so it rewards folks who may not be as empathetic….While managers are often promoted as recognition of their job performance, individual accomplishments are rarely a strong indicator of managerial abilities. In recent years, and especially during the pandemic, there has been a broader recognition of the importance of demonstrating empathy as a manager. According to a recent study conducted by EY Consulting, 90% of American workers equate empathetic leadership with higher job satisfaction, 88% say it builds employee loyalty, and 79% agree that it reduces turnover. “The best managers are people who genuinely care about the people they work with, and [who] report to them,” says Grossman. “It’s not just lip service, it’s not just rhetoric; they actually care about the people, how happy they are, about their professional development, and they invest the time and energy to help folks on their team…”
The Verge: DeepMind says its new AI coding engine is as good as an average human programmer. https://www.theverge.com/2022/2/2/22914085/alphacode-ai-coding-program-automatic-deepmind-codeforce
A Fight Over the Right to Repair Cars Turns Ugly | WIREDA Fight Over the Right to Repair Cars Turns Ugly | WIRED
We’ve all needed to find an old, lost contact before.
Big data is changing how businesses grow, making data science one of the hottest careers. BU’s new center for Computing & Data Sciences will put it at the forefront of this new world.
I retired from active-duty service in the U.S. Air Force two years ago, capping a 28-year career as a communications officer and, later, a cyberspace
Fritjof Capra goes beyond The Tao of Physics with The Systems View of Life, a much-needed vision of biology with a dash of Eastern mysticism
The Future of Work is Not Corporate — It’s DAOs and Crypto Networks | Future https://flip.it/ComOll
Exploring the impact of stress on our brains and subsequent online behaviours, and how this might be alleviated via compassionate design.
Source: De-stressing design