De-Platform Yourself

A new phenomenon in the Internet age is that of “deplatforming” in which a person, organization, or movement gets booted off of an online platform. Sometimes de-platforming happens for good reasons (a bank refusing to serve a drug cartel). Sometimes […]

When In Doubt, Ask Stupid Questions

I must have sounded like a doofus. “Does this quantity material handling selector mean I need to select one for however many boxes I have?” “Do I have to put multiple shipping labels on each item?” And so on and so forth. […]

Network by Working

If you don’t think you have time to network, you’re probably thinking about networking wrong. Most people think to network that they have to set aside extra time on weeknights to go to “networking events” and other dubiously valuable meetups. […]

Ownership vs. Fiefdoms

Ownership can save any project or company. Fiefdoms will kill both. But the difference is often fine and hard to distinguish. Ownership is the ownership of responsibility for a given task or set of tasks.Just like a house will keep better with a […]