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Reading – The Research Is Clear: Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies

Really, what else is there to say? Working long hours may make us feel important, but it doesn’t help us do better work. A lack of sleep absolutely affects our ability to make good decisions, do quality work and a host of other things. Just stop it. The Research Is Clear: Long Hours Backfire for…

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Could Tracking and Customized Search Results Influence an Election?

I’m beginning to wonder. First, consider this TED talk bout how customization in search results has led to “filter bubbles” where we are only being directed to information we already tend to agree with. Then consider how much influence Google has over search results, and how often they make algorithm changes that no one really…

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Reading – Chat is the New Email (and eDiscovery Must Deal With It)

This a good article talking about chat/messaging apps like Bloomberg and how it alters what we’re used to doing with eDiscovery. The one thing I have had numerous discussion about during training classes in the idea of keyword searching. In the informal world of chat, doing keyword searching without considering alternate spellings is a huge…

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Reading – Surprise! Cyberintrusions are Directed at eDiscovery Evidence

Not surprising at all is it? If you want to target sensitive data, a third party who doesn’t have the same strong sense of protecting it, in an industry that has a reputation for somewhat lax security measures, would be a pretty tempting place to start. Surprise! Cyberintrusions are Directed at eDiscovery Evidence

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Reading – 6 Ways You Can Build Skills Without Asking Anyone for Help

As you may know by now, I’m a big fan of taking care of yourself when it comes to learning new skills, getting training and taking care of your career. Therefore, it’ll come as no surprise that I agree with the tips given in this article. As much as we’d like to think that our…

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Reading – LinkedIn’s Lookup App Helps You Find Your Coworkers More Easily

I can’t imagine anything that condemns the current state of corporate intranets more than LinkedIn thinking they could do a better job of connecting coworkers with each other from the outside than companies do internally. Then again, in many cases they probably can! LinkedIn’s Lookup App Helps You Find Your Coworkers More Easily