Category: Culture & Competency

Video Conferencing Where You Work

On The Smarter Office, I posted on video conferencing where you work: “A couple of reports this week paint an interesting picture on the adoption of video conferencing equipment and approaches in the enterprise. According to a Deloitte study of 250 CFOs, making more video conferencing equipment available […]

The Office (and Beyond) in 2025

Virgin Media Business has been thinking about life and work in 2025: “Welcome to Generation IP:2025 by Virgin Media Business – an in-depth study carried out in conjunction with The Future Laboratory – which provides an exciting glimpse into a hyper-connected Britain in just thirteen years’ time. The […]

The 'Busy' Trap – Tim Kreider

Writing on, Tim analyzes the trap of being too busy. In part of what he writes, he talks about the benefit of downtime: “… It’s hard to find anything to say about life without immersing yourself in the world, but it’s also just about impossible to figure […]

Productivity and Effectiveness—Redux

Nicholas reminds us of the need to ensure effectiveness in the face of high efficiency: “Beyond a certain point, that which is helpful and optimised can often become a hindrance and punishing. This is particularly true in the world of productivity. Thus the list is a marvellous and […]