A Gourmet Guide to Collaboration Strategies: Learn to INSPIRE

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by Robert Maurer and Michelle Gifford On a daily basis we are called on to help others. We do this as parents, spouses, and friends; and we do this in the workplace, as employees, colleagues, and managers. But how often do we consciously and skillfully pull from our toolbox the right strategy for guiding, motivating,… Read more »

Welcome, strategy+business to Safari!

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We are thrilled to welcome Safari’s newest content partner, strategy+business. An award-winning management magazine, strategy+business (s+b) provides a range of insight, information, and advice to decision makers and managers worldwide. Already, over 80 pieces of content are available in Safari including two e-book compilations called “The Executive Guide to Strategy” and “Don’t Blame Your Culture.” You can also read… Read more »

Using New Build Tools in React 0.14

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By Frankie Bagnardi Frankie Bagnardi is a senior front-end developer creating user experiences for various clients. In his free time, he answers questions on StackOverflow (FakeRainBrigand) and IRC (GreenJello), and enjoys small projects. He is a co-author of the brand new second edition of Developing a React Edge by Bleeding Edge Press.  React and the tools… Read more »

Publisher Spotlight: Seven Dimensions

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One of the strongest features of Safari is the array and range of publishing partners who provide valuable content to our library. A partner that exemplifies this breadth and depth is Seven Dimensions, a producer of video training on personal and professional development topics since 1979. As part of a continuing feature here at the… Read more »

The Content Curation Challenge: Bringing Users to the “Right” Content…and More of It

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This Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 – I will contribute to a content curation panel at the Charleston Library Conference along with Will Schweitzer, Director, Product Development at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Michael Levine-Clark, Interim Dean and Director, University of Denver Libraries. The focus of the panel is to examine the… Read more »

Take Control of Your Learning: How to Create and Implement a Professional Learning Plan

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I’m a modern learner. And whether you know it or not, you’re probably one, too. A modern learner is anyone working in an industry or organization that requires any or all of the following: Continuous advancement of existing skills Rapid learning of a diverse array of new skills Frequent application of, and experimentation with, those new… Read more »

Safari Publisher Spotlight: The Perseus Books Group

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One of the strongest features of Safari is the array and range of publishing partners who provide valuable content to our library. A partner that strongly exemplifies this breadth and depth is The Perseus Books Group which is composed of a series of imprints including Basic Books, Da Capo Press, Weinstein Books, Running Press, Seal Press,and… Read more »