Working Closely, From Afar

I’ve always been excited about the idea of remote, collaborative work. Why? Well, I think the idea that you need to have 100, or even 10 or even 2 people sitting in the same room or the same office in order to get things done is ridiculous. Some offices have embraced...

Get A Jobs: Lessons Learned from Ashton Kutcher

I recently decided to watch the movie Jobs for the first time. As an Apple “fanboy” and an entrepreneur, it certainly strikes a chord with me. It’s hard not to be inspired by an individual who has made such a huge impact on the world in so many ways. I’d like to take...

Meetings: How To Not Have Them

I used to love meeting. During my corporate days, there were management meetings, team meetings, client meetings, training meetings, etc. It was the best. You know why? Because most of our time was spent sitting around talking, drinking coffee and trying to figure out...

Hey, Look Over There: The Secret of Distraction

Distractions are terrible, am I right? I mean, you’ve just settled down into a groove and suddenly a song comes on the radio that you really like and you find yourself singing along and finding yourself unable to focus on the spreadsheet you were working on or...