The Key to Success: Not What You Think

The key to success lies in getting to the top, yes? Well, not always. And certainly not for all folks. Yet management books and many organizations focus on the definition of “success” as being the top dog, the CEO. Which is what makes Richard Hytner’s new book, Consiglieri: Leading from The Shadows, so interesting. Consiglieri questions why the…

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Meet the 4,400 Foot Desk

Think you’ve got quite the fancy-pants desk? Well, check out this baby at The Barbarian Group. 4,400 square feet, made by vintage automotive-robots, with a surface created by a continuous pour of resin. A continuous, seamless surface that they say helps them get things done faster and more collaboratively. Take a look – just try not…

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What Your Email Habits Say About You

Every once in a while we come across a little diversion-from-your-workday content to share with you. And if it makes us laugh until we cry, you can bet it’s from The Oatmeal. Today’s diversion is his take on email, and what drives him nuts about how we use it. The excerpt below is our favorite…

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