Tag Archives: Critical thinking

5 Skills every employee should have or acquire ahead of 2020 (HRDailyAdvisor)

In today’s workforce, upskilling employees is necessary and unavoidable if you want your organization to remain competitive and profitable. As you upskill your own employees or begin to hire more employees, here are five skills you’ll want to make sure they have. 1. Emotional Intelligence Skills According to a Career Builder survey, 71% of employers […]
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The 10 biggest unicorns in the world – mapped (World Economic Forum)

http://www.weforum.org/agenda/2019/05/visualizing-the-unicorn-landscape-in-2019 It was only six years ago that venture capitalist Aileen Lee coined the term “unicorn” to describe any privately-held startup worth $1 billion or more. At the time, such valuations were so rare that they deserved a special name – but since then, it’s fair to say that the landscape has shifted dramatically. The […]
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Learning to Learn: fighting cognitive biases

Critical thinking is an increasingly important skill that has been overlooked by many as information becomes more accessible and superfluous. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: 5 cognitive biases : “Becoming this “thought leader,” if you will, is beneficial in many ways, including the ability to gain the trust of those with whom you wish […]
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