Productivity For Managers: Daily Goals, Not Distant Ones

08.29.2013 Business

One of the best lessons about management and managing people I learned not in business, but in the classroom. As a graduate teaching assistant I knew how to give the students assignments to write papers. But I also saw them struggle to do the writing and produce good results. An experienced teacher and classroom observer […]

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The Miracle And Misery Of International Flight

08.13.2012 Travel

Unless you are extremely wealthy, there’s absolutely nothing enjoyable about international air travel. I can simulate the experience for you. Find a large cardboard box you can fit in, just wide enough for your shoulders, then place a folding chair in it. Seat yourself in the chair, set the timer for six to eight hours, […]

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