Team’s seismograph must ignore cycles, as they reduce our capacity to follow the team’s activities day by day, for each member.
Considering the last weeks, a question made turns around my head: how do you install your toilet paper rolls? With the paper passing on top or underneath the roll? This is a serious question! When I asked my colleagues in the coffee break about their opinion on this matter, the team split into two antagonist […]
How can you go wrong while following the car’s GPS? Or Google Maps for that matter. The technology has existed for years, and billions of people follow directions every day. Yet, there are times it can send you off in the wrong direction. Amber VanHecke, a 24-year-old student, headed off on a road trip in […]
The customer calls two days before your presentation, planned weeks before. The program has changed at the last minute. They are sorry, but you will only have 15 minutes to present, instead of half an hour. Things get worse: upon arrival, the day of the presentation, you learn that you will only have 5 minutes. […]
How come we solved the mystery of the Egyptian hieroglyphs, but still can’t read the ones from Crete? For centuries we admired the eagles, lions, tools and human shapes carved in the Egyptian stones. We knew they meant something but didn’t have the key to understand them. So how can we decipher an unknown language? […]