Your Job Is to Attend Meetings

Posted on Mar 07, 2021

People distinguish between attending meetings and doing their jobs: “all these meetings are getting in the way of my real work." Implicit in this complaint—"I don't have time 

Pandemic Memories

Posted on Feb 28, 2021

The covid pandemic in the U.S. has been going on for a year, now, more or less. I can remember taking what became my last trip for work at that time: a routine flight to Minneapolis.  

The Yellowed Pages

Posted on Feb 22, 2021

If you told a child today that, twenty years ago, every household had a printed directory of every resident and every business in their town—and that the directory weighed upwards of ten 

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