Work/life balance is the wrong way to think about it. Taking back life and hobbies and leisure and uninterrupted family time and disconnected vacations doesn’t need balance – it demands boundaries.
Four seconds spent badly results in 2.4 million seconds wasted. A story of an accident and its aftermath.
My eldest son and his wife welcomed their first child two weeks ago. This, by implication, makes me a grandpa. Here’s the poem I wrote for David, Bonnie and Shari.
Collaboration is a means to an end, not an end in itself. Review of the three pre-conditions for successful collaboration, and some comments on an article about interactional frequency in work design.
Will medical negligence apply in situations where health care providers have not taken sufficient precautions to enable recovery after a ransomware attack? Some thoughts on a recent situation in the United States.
Collaboration is not without its problems. Talk about collaboration focuses almost exclusively on the first definition of collaboration—“people working with other people to achieve a common outcome”—and ignores the second—“traitorous cooperation with an enemy, usually an occupying force.” Both are valid definitions. A brief consideration of nine downsides of collaboration.
Athletes optimise their body for the unique demands of their chosen sport. A marathon runner develops a body that’s different to a sprinter. Likewise a gymnast and a sumo wrestler. A swimmer and a cyclist. A shotput thrower and a high jumper. Business “body types” are no different.
An assessment of intranet solutions for SharePoint and Office 365, published by ClearBox Consulting. A report I contributed to – by writing the reviews on Injio, Kasama and Sproket.
ClearBox has just released its new report on add-on intranet tools for SharePoint. For the new report, I had the opportunity to write the reviews on Injio, Kasama and Sproket.
A brief scan of how transformative ideas are being applied around the world, covering banking, transportation, accommodation, and others. Highlights the questioning mindset essential for reimagining effective work.