Case in point: Crowdsourcing solutions often allow us to include voices and talent we’ve never heard before.
By Nilofer Merchant (Contributing Writer, Harvard Business Review)
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The gateways of power have changed. Or have they?
When I look around, I see a culture that honors being prepared, doing the right things to get ahead, and achieving
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