“How to start a revolution: round up a Rockstar team of humans.” Ya gotta have heart Chairman, Bill McDermott made a point of telling the story of his first meetings with Lars Dalgaard, founder of SuccessFactors, to discuss the acquisition of SuccessFactors by SAP. Bill recalls Lars saying: “You gotta protect the heart!” Bringing the … Continue reading TAKING THE WORK OUT OF THE WORK DAY – SAP’s #HumanRevolution Revealed at SuccessConnect 2018
One of my favorite Disney characters is the lesser-known Figment - an impish dragon who challenges traditional thinking and scientific proofs as he interacts with scientist, Dr. Nigel Channing on the EPCOT ride, Figment's Journey into Imagination. "Sure, you can see with your eyes," says Figment, "but imagine what you could see if you used your … Continue reading The Science of HR: No experiments, please!
There’s a rumble in the atmosphere as technical advancements of the last three decades convene together upon something larger than themselves. Enter the workplace of the Fourth Industrial Revolution where the data points we have carefully collected over the past several decades are now connected in ways that would be the envy of The Jetsons. … Continue reading Strategic HR for a New Industrial Revolution