Monthly Archives: December 2008

Dec 24

Book Review: Outliers

By Scot Herrick | Book Reviews

Most of us have heard of Malcolm Gladwell’s other books: The Tipping Point and Blink. Both of them are excellent books and established Malcolm’s pattern for writing: Find studies that tell a story about something commonplace that blows up our assumptions. “Outliers: The Story of Success” is no different, but the book has implications for […]

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Dec 04

Embrace the Chaos of Work

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

We are told to embrace change, right? Well, we’re in a period where change really doesn’t cover what needs to be embraced. Instead, I propose that we need to embrace chaos. Yes, chaos. Think of the extraordinary circumstances in the business world today: hundreds of billions for bailouts of financial companies – who still are […]

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