Reviving Work Ethic

The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920 (repost)

The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920 by Daniel T. Rodgers
English | ISBN: 0226723526 | edition 1979 | PDF | 316 pages | 29 mb

"Rodgers's book is a study of how technology affects ideas. That is the issue to which Rodgers always returns: how did men and women react to the economy of unprecedented plenty that the 19th-century revolution in power and machines had produced? . . .

The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920 (repost)  

Posted by interes at April 13, 2013
The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920 (repost)

Daniel T. Rodgers "The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920"
English | ISBN: 0226723526 | edition 1979 | PDF | 316 pages | 29 mb

"Rodgers's book is a study of how technology affects ideas. That is the issue to which Rodgers always returns: how did men and women react to the economy of unprecedented plenty that the 19th-century revolution in power and machines had produced? . . .
Daniel T. Rodgers "The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920" (Repost)

Daniel T. Rodgers "The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850-1920" (Repost)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press | ISBN: 0226723526 | edition 1979 | PDF | 318 pages | 29,09 mb

"Rodgers's book is a study of how technology affects ideas. That is the issue to which Rodgers always returns: how did men and women react to the economy of unprecedented plenty that the 19th-century revolution in power and machines had produced?
Generations, Inc.: From Boomers to Linksters Managing the Friction Between Generations at Work[Repost]

Generations, Inc.: From Boomers to Linksters Managing the Friction Between Generations at Work by Meagan Johnson
English | 1 May 2010 | ISBN: 0814415733 | 273 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Members of each generation share special signposts: collective experiences that influence our expectations, actions, and mind-sets. They also mold our ideas about company loyalty, work ethic, and the definition of a job well done.

Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at June 16, 2016
Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck

Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 06:48:49 | 2015 | ISBN-10: 1481519980 | 185 MB
Genre: Psychology

It's amazing that people spend eighteen years preparing for college but little or no time honing their careers between graduation and retirement. In Do Over, Jon Acuff will change the way you think about your skills, relationships, character, and work ethic. If you're on the wrong track, you already have what you need to change iteven if you can't simply pick up and move for a new opportunity. Throughout the book, Acuff features inspiring and funny true storiesboth his own and those of friends who restarted their careers after a layoff, an extended maternity leave, or simply the realization that they suffered fifty weeks a year just to pay the bills and enjoy two weeks of vacation. People in all stages of life can benefit from this inspiring guide.
Generations, Inc.: From Boomers to Linksters – Managing the Friction Between Generations at Work

Generations, Inc.: From Boomers to Linksters – Managing the Friction Between Generations at Work by Meagan Johnson and Larry Johnson
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0814415733 | ISBN-13: 9780814415733 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

Members of each generation share special signposts: collective experiences that influence our expectations, actions, and mind-sets. They also mold our ideas about company loyalty, work ethic, and the definition of a job well done. And now that five different generations are working together simultaneously from Traditionals to Generation Y and beyond it's even more important to understand where every one's coming from.

Pekka Himanen, The Hacker Ethic (Repost)  

Posted by Direktor69 at May 22, 2013
Pekka Himanen, The Hacker Ethic (Repost)

Pekka Himanen, The Hacker Ethic
ISBN: 037575878X | edition 2002| PDF | 255 pages | 13 mb

Being a hacker has more to do with your underlying assumptions about stress, time management, work, and play. It’s about harmonizing the rhythms of your creative work with the rhythms of the rest of your life so that they amplify each other. It is a fundamentally new work ethic that is revolutionizing the way business is being done around the world.
Bridging the Generation Gap: How to Get Radio Babies, Boomers, Gen Xers, And Gen Yers to Work Together And... (repost)

Linda Gravett, Robin Throckmorton "Bridging the Generation Gap: How to Get Radio Babies, Boomers, Gen Xers, And Gen Yers to Work Together And Achieve More"
English | 2007-01-15 | ISBN: 156414898X | 222 pages | PDF | 0,44 MB

Miscommunication… Employee conflict… Work ethic debates… Loyalty issues… Varying wants and needs…
If you are a manager, human resources professional, or business owner, you are faced with these types of issues every day. But why?

The End of Work: Theological Critiques of Capitilism  

Posted by depova at May 23, 2008
The End of Work: Theological Critiques of Capitilism

The End of Work: Theological Critiques of Capitilism
Wiley-Blackwell | Pages: 264 | 2007-10-12 | ISBN: 1405158921 | PDF | 4 Mb

Surveys twentieth century theologies of work, contrasting differing approaches to consider the “problem of labor” from a theological perspective.


* Aimed at theologians concerned with how Christianity might engage in social criticism, as well those who are interested in the connection between Marxist and Christian traditions
* Explores debates about labor under capitalism and considers the relationship between divine and human work
* Through a thorough reading of Weber’s Protestant Work Ethic, argues that the triumph of the "spirit of utility" is crucial to understanding modern notions of work
* Draws on the work of various twentieth century Catholic thinkers, including Josef Pieper, Jacques Maritain, Eric Gill, and David Jones
* Published in the new and prestigious Illuminations series.

The Hacker Ethic [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 1, 2016
The Hacker Ethic [Repost]

The Hacker Ethic by Linus Torvalds
English | 12 Feb. 2002 | ISBN: 037575878X | 255 Pages | PDF | 13 MB

You may be a hacker and not even know it. Being a hacker has nothing to do with cyberterrorism, and it doesn’t even necessarily relate to the open-source movement.