My good friend Traci Fenton has an excellent op-ed piece in the paper today on democracy in the workplace
. From the article:
Command and control ways (as in, "do what you're told because I'm the boss and I know best") of the Industrial Age are dead. A Democratic Age demands … Continue Reading ››
Mark Hurst emailed me some apetizers for the upcoming EureGEL conference
- Seth Godin talks about broken things at GEL06.
- Jimmy Wales explains Wikipedia at GEL05
I can't wait to go - GEL looks excellent!
is a pretty cool project which aims to collect lots of videos of people … Continue Reading ››
is an excellent blog and a great way to increase happiness at work. The latest post is about The Cycle of Respect vs. The Cycle of Contempt.
The new Adam Sandler movie about a guy who gets a remote control that controls life inspired Stephen Shapiro … Continue Reading ››
The idea that working more does not necessarily mean achieving more, and that we need to end the cult of overwork
, seems to be cropping up all over the place these days.
Here are a few great, recent sightings.
Fred Gratzon lists the Top 10 signs you're made to be an entrepreneur
, including "You are … Continue Reading ››
A few good links while I'm rebooting
Great article on abundance in the digital world
. Quote: "In the physical world scarcity is what leads to value. In the digital world abundance is what leads to value."
is a japanese word for death by overwork
. Yes, it happens. If … Continue Reading ››
Bernie deKoven has just launched Finger Golf
, which Bernie calls "a simulation game for the business community. For business to build community. For business to help people learn about how to build a better business community. Probably right after breakfast on the first day of a conference". It looks absolutely amazing and I want … Continue Reading ››
Stephen Shapiro (who rocked Copenhagen last week with his presentation on Goal-Free Living
) has posted a mind-map that outlines his book
, contributed by an Australian reader. Check it out - it's an excellent overview of the thinking behind Goal-Free Living.
is making June 15 Recess … Continue Reading ››