I am much more of a fox than a hedgehog. No, I don’t blog every day, but it’s fair to say that I’m pretty prolific. On this site, you’ll find a boatload of posts on the future of work, higher education, technology, platforms, communication, collaboration, analytics, and other topics. They generally fall into the following buckets: insights, provocations, musings, predictions, and rants. I write more about big ideas than listicles and snackable content. I inject humor often into my posts and freakin’ despise jargon. Click here to see an interactive word cloud and tree map of my posts’ tags.
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Another valuable edition—and feature that makes the comparison to e-mail even more absurd.
I dust off my old HR hat in today’s post and drop a reference from The Wire.
Let me know if this direction is worth pursuing by voting in a quick poll.
Yeah, we want things to return to normal. Tech-wise, however, that mind-set is a mistake.
A simple—yet brilliant—strategy to tame notifications.
How I stay current on this fascinating topic.
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A jam-packed hour on where we are, where we’re going, and how we’ll get there.
Once again, I’m not displeased.
Foolish is the soul who believes that successful change management involves a cookie-cutter approach.
Four ways that hubs and spokes will lessen the pay of key departures.
I’m not displeased.
A parallel between antiquated tools.
Hubs and spokes in action.
A useful analogy to unleash the true power of Slack, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom