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By Karie Willyerd & Barbara Mistick
Talent development 69 (10), 2015, p. 72-73 (article).

Talks about jobs that may become obsolete or computerised in the next decade. Looks at how employees with potentially obsolescent skills can develop new ones in order to remain relevant in a changing workplace.

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By Deborah M. Kolb
Harvard business review 93 (11), 2015, p. 130-133 (article).

Talks about how to handle informal negotiations at work. Describes ways to recognise and seize opportunities to move into a better role, change an untenable situation, or ensure credit for extra work.

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By Melanie Bertrand & Julie A. Marsh
American educational research journal 52 (5), 2015, p. 861-893 (article).

Looks at how teachers interpret student achievement data. Describes different ways that teachers explain the causes of the outcomes they observe in the data.

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