Vertical Silos vs. Multitasking

February 19, 2017

Lots has been written about the downside of multitasking. And research shows that when it comes to tasks, at least amongst pre-millennial generations, it doesn’t work. Working on more than one thing at a time, e.g. talking on the phone and filling out a form or writing a paper, doesn’t work. It actually takes longer … Read More

How Do You Manage The Flow?

February 12, 2017

Sometimes the demands of one part of our life, work or family, consume us. Sometimes because of a crisis, sometimes because of a spike in workload or children’s sports or…, sometimes just because we become consumed. These days, mobile devices link us 24/7 to the office, our bosses, our employees and coworkers. We are, as I heard … Read More

But, Do They Really Like You?

February 5, 2017

Many years ago, Sally Field famously accepted her Oscar saying, “You like me,” she declared. “You really like me.” With the strong emphasis on the word really.  Turns out what she actually said was, “I can’t deny the fact that you like me, right now, you like me.” We probably misremember or misheard the quote, because … Read More