Tag Archives: Ed Roberts

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The Gap: A Space for Critical Conversations

If you go into the hiring process screening for friends, how will that affect your ability to manage all aspects of their performance in the future? Here, Ed Roberts discusses the importance of creating a little space between the in-house manager and their employees where critical conversations can occur.

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Yahoo’s Maurice Woods on Service Leadership

If you haven’t heard of Yahoo's Maurice Woods, you should definitely get to know this in-house designer—a great leader who has designed a good life around service. Here, Ed Roberts interviews him about his work and the Inneract Project.

The Truth About Failure

I was thinking about the first plant I ever purchased for my garden. It wasn’t a plant but rather a bag of six calla lily bulbs. I was drawn to the packaging with all its splashy photography and infographics that explained how deep, how wide and how far apart I needed to dig each hole....

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References Available Upon Request

On the job hunt or looking for a new in-house designer? Learn why its important to provide quality references and the 5 noteworthy questions Ed Roberts asks each of the references he checks.