This is Dan Erwin's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Dan Erwin's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Dan Erwin
St Anthony, MN
Interests: opera, theater, water sports, hiking, reading, biking, skiing, chamber orchestra
Recent Activity
Image
Stupidity based theory of management has both pluses and minuses. Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
What's intelligence really all about? Not just IQ or EQ, but. . . Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Stereotyping, when used carefully, actually has a lot of value. And everybody understands them. Here's how to use them. Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
How accurate are predictions of personal and organizational success. Can you predict success? Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Often the most important issues are underneath the verbal conversation. Learning to read a conversation is well worth the commitment. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Finally, we're asking the right business and policy questions. Can anything be done about the answers? Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
How unique, really, is Trump? Maybe, he's just another form of our historical pattern. Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Although 25% of parents will not be providing college expenses, what will that do for the kid who wants to pay his own way? Here are some of the stats. Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Do you know how to use these six business conversations? Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Growth relationships are the key to motivation and engagement. But fears of vulnerability limit the majority from growth. Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
The development of expertise is key to success, but there's a big disconnect in the process. Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
If you think networking is first and foremost about getting, you're wrong. So what's it really all about? Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Unless you're a tribalist, deciding whom to vote for can be difficult. Here are three differing steps. Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Can flip-floppers be trusted? Actually, there's a very positive side to flip-flopping. Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
Contrary to conventional ideas, vulnerability is not a weakness. It's a virtue--and often a magic bullet. Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
What's the sexiest job in the 21st century? Data scientist. But you need to be able to do a lot more than hack or mine data. What else? Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2016 at Dan Erwin
Image
What drives both business and personal creativity? Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
The myths surround creativity and innovation hamper the growth of these competencies. So let's deconstruct them. Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
When should you start your own business? The answer is very surprising. Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
Successful leaders are not exemplars of moral virtues such as modesty, truthfulness or authenticity. So what does make for success? Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
Using big data is a difficult, iterative process. But the uses are highly valuable. Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
STEM skills alone are on the way to being outdated. The shift is to the humanities. Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
The incompetent and unaware remain incompetent and unaware. Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
There are four reasons why managing data scientists is a minefield. But you can skirt the mines. Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2015 at Dan Erwin
Image
The three new skills for the workplace don't including coding.** Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2015 at Dan Erwin