Scott Stevens – Games People Play Game Theory in Life, Business and Beyond

Scott Stevens – Games People Play Game Theory in Life, Business and Beyond
English | Size: 5.61 GB
Category: Tutorial


Ever since modern game theory-the scientific study of interactive, rational decision making-achieved prominence in the mid-20th century, it has proven instrumental in helping us understand how and why we make decisions. Game theory plays a crucial role in our lives and provides startling insights into all endeavors in which humans cooperate or compete, including biology, computer science, politics, agriculture, and, most importantly, economics. [Read more…]

LINKEDIN LEARNING Ways to Build a Winning Team: Trust, Freedom, and Play-BiFiSO

LINKEDIN LEARNING Ways to Build a Winning Team: Trust, Freedom, and Play-BiFiSO
English | Size: 171.18 MB
Category: Tutorial


There is no way to win without appreciating your team members’ unique strengths. Forgetting that teams are made of individuals with contrasting temperaments, talents, and skills is a surefire way to hire an unbalanced and ineffective workforce-and undercut the potential of your existing staff. Building a successful team is about balancing people’s tendencies toward autonomy and social connection. Doing so successfully allows for creative tension, unlocks motivation, and promotes “flow states” in which teams adapt creatively to new challenges. In this course, leadership experts such as Richard Branson and Joel Peterson explain the best ways to build a winning team. Learn how to capitalize on qualities employees value the most-trust, freedom, and play-in order to build a high-performing and innovative organization. [Read more…]