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Workplace: Chin Up

The phrase that comes to mind today, after weeks of stay-home orders and virtual work, is “Chin Up.” Perhaps it is the best self-coaching I can find to remind myself not to give in to the stir-crazy I felt last week (as I am an extrovert), the fears about our economic...

Workplace: Clean

Let’s hope that a silver lining resulting from the stay-home orders around the world will lead to workplaces and living spaces that are cleaner than ever. Now, that’s not to say that some places were not already clean, sanitized, and healthy to work in – some were....

Workplace: Reminders #2

To have a reminder is to have an object, word or phrase that prompts us to do things, remember to do things, or to behave in certain ways. Mohawk Maker Quarterly, Issue 14 surfaced in the stay-at-home cleaning. Tactile and visual appeal pulls readers through the...

Workplace: Virtual Meetings and Meeting Rooms

Presenter flashback. Remember the days of traveling with markers, and overhead slides, and a CD with your presentation on it? Technology was sketchy, not always available, and not always reliable. During this clean-out season, I came back across a 1997 slide set for a...

Workplace: Reminders

Ideas worth keeping serve as reminders of work we’d like to do, ways in which we would like to lead, and people we’d like to learn more from. The following reminders are gems I’ve unearthed while massively cleaning the office, sorting through bookshelves, emptying out...