Are You An "Expert"?

Reid Hoffman at TED on your personal network:

...being an “expert” has more to do with being able to find the right information than actually knowing it.

(Source: Mashable via Spool)

I remember making my way through school with certain instructors giving us the option of opened- or closed-book exams. The closed-book exams were always structured to be more difficult and you really had to know both the topic as well as the book.

It was a big game of hide and seek. I liked it.

With the Internet here, the same rules apply. You not only have to know what it is, but where to find it.

The HBR Series is great, and this book in particular asks the right questions for a better you.

On Managing Yourself

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