On Work Futures
Minimum Viable Office Is getting people back in the office just a boomer power play?
Minimal Viable Processes Most processes are built to hit the brakes, not the accelerator.
Yes, Your Boss Is A Psychopath 4% or more of senior executives are stone cold psychopaths. …
Is ‘Love Your Work’ Just Propaganda?
The philospher Elizabeth Anderson is responsible for the concept that businesses run as ‘private governments’, lacking democratic principles that we expect in our ‘public governments’, made up of people we elect to office and the laws and policies we enact through them. In her book, Private Government: How Employers Rule…
In Slack is becoming a full messaging app, David Pierce breathlessly wrote about Slack’s allowing direct messaging across the ecosystem of users:
It’s [texting] the highest, most elusive rung of the business communication ladder, and it’s exactly what Slack wants to replace.
Connect DMs mean that, in theory…
It is a huge misunderstanding that the only alternative to planning is aimless messing around. The challenge is to structure one’s workflow in a way that insight and new ideas can become the driving forces that push us forward.
| Sönke Ahrens
I came upon Complish a few months ago and thought I might fool with it before writing it up. However, my time is so limited these days I haven’t had a chance. But I want to draw attention to the founders’ motivation to building a content-centric, asynchronous work management tool: