You May Be More Hostage Than Boss

(image from google:life archive)   If I were boss I’d shake things up. That wouldn’t happen if I were in charge. Now that you’re in charge you’ve probably discovered that being the boss isn’t what you thought it would be. What…

      Conventional wisdom tells us to cut managers and instead groom self-directed leaders across the company. If conventional wisdom is correct why does productivity continue to drop as costs rise? In the rush to have a workforce be something we’ve eliminated the very people who…

  Curiosity is a strong desire to know the answer.  What if? Why not? How come? But there’s a downside… The very same curiosity that drives you to look for answers triggers the dopamine response that keeps you from working on…

(image from pexels.com)   “It is harrowing for me to try to teach 20-year-old students, who earnestly want to improve their writing. The best I can think to tell them is: Quit smoking, and observe posted speed limits. This will…