The Future of Jobs (and Productivity!)

Jobs.  What will they be like in the future?   I recently had to go to physical therapy for an arm injury.  I swear this is relevant.   During my at-home stretching and exercises, I watched a lot of TED talks.  The timer at the bottom of the video window helped make...

Do Systems Help or Hurt Creativity?

Kristen Baird is a 28-year-old woman who owns and operates a (multiple) six-figure small business in a male-dominated industry.   Do I have your attention?   Kristen certainly has mine.   I met Kristen Baird in a business association of which we are both members.  She...

Tips for Virtual Meeting Mastery

Ten years ago, I started my productivity coaching consultancy with a business plan to work only with clients in my region.   Why? Because we needed to be face-to-face. Right?   Skype had been invented and released, but it was not in widespread use in the business...