Too much time in the office

While I have nothing against promotions, sales, or projects, it’s just a fact that humans are absolutely terrible at working that way. We’re lousy focusers, we spend far more hours at the office than needed, and we’re horrible estimators of how long things will take. This is all people I’m talking about — it’s how […]

Measuring time is easy

Measuring time is literally the easiest way to assess someone’s dedication and productivity, but it’s also very unreliable.

Manage Word Blindly

We don’t dare drive without watching the road or checking our gauges, but oddly enough we manage our work blindly all the time. We don’t visualize our tasks or rely on information radiators to alert us when our work might veer off track or require intervention. At best, we use deadlines to track our progress, […]