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Stop Hacking Your Productivity

Are you as productive as you want to be? Me neither. And although it fills me with self-loathing, I still occasionally succumb to the lure of those click-bait articles about productivity hacks based on the words of “wisdom” some sublimely productive human has shared with a business or lifestyle writer, presumably while also shaving and spending quality time reading poetry with their children and beloved pets.

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Late to the Introvert Party

I resist popular things. Apparently there’s a name for this: reactance, and it relates to not enjoying being told what to do. I didn’t see The Sixth Sense until 2008, and then I proceeded to tell everyone I knew who’d raved about when it was released in 1999: “I get it now! Bruce Willis was dead the whole time!” This really annoys people; psychologists should probably come up with a term for that too..

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Are We Disrupted Yet?

On Thursday evening, I had a great time (after pushing through a moderate amount of terror) speaking at DisruptHR Toronto

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What I Learned at WorkHuman 2017

When several of the smartest people in your network all tell you to do the same thing...well, you do it. Which is how I found myself in Phoenix, Arizona this week at WorkHuman 2017

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Weekly Musings – May 28, 2017

A weekly post in which I share thoughts provoked by (some of) the great content I came across this week(ish).

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Weekly Musings – May 21, 2017

A weekly post in which I share thoughts provoked by (some of) the great content I came across this week(ish).

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Weekly Musings – May 14, 2017

A weekly post in which I share thoughts provoked by (some of) the great content I came across this week(ish).

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Weekly Musings – May 7, 2017

A weekly post in which I share thoughts provoked by (some of) the great content I came across this week(ish).

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Weekly Musings – April 30, 2017

A weekly post in which I share thoughts provoked by (some of) the great content I read this week(ish).

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Weekly Musings – April 23, 2017

A weekly post in which I share (some of) the thoughts provoked by great content I read this week(ish).

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