12 May

The Work I Do—And Why It’s Not “Soft”

The Work I Do—And Why It’s Not “Soft”

Originally posted on my consulting firm’s website. We often bump into the idea that the kind of work we do at Forte is perceived as “warm and fuzzy” by businesspeople. (My friend Shawn just expressed something similar on his site.) The work we do isn’t “fuzzy” or “soft,” but this is quite a persistent myth. Let me explain why […]

28 January

“Everything Runs On Energy…” In The Huffington Post

“Everything Runs On Energy…” In The Huffington Post

Don’t miss my new article in The Huffington Post! Here’s a little teaser… Take a look around you. Yes, really. Right now. What do you see? You might see lamps that are on, providing light for your workspace. You might see heating/cooling vents, pumping air that keeps your office at a comfortable temperature. You might look out […]

7 January

2015: Year In Review

I’ve posted a Year In Review every year for the last 5 years (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), and it’s become something I really look forward to doing. It helps me pause, remember, celebrate, and offer my gratitude for another really special year of life on this strange planet. This year, it’s been an absurdly monumental challenge […]