Weekend Reading

Just a couple this week…I’ve been busy.

First up: Let’s get serious about all the “folk neuroscience” out there. This article outlines the misconceptions that we all repeat to one another about how our brains work, and describes why they can be dangerous.

I could link to a thousand articles about the whole Yahoo! no more working from home debacle, but here’s my favorite one. In my experience, some people can be amazingly productive while working from home and others can’t. A good manager should help everyone work in her most productive way. Period. Feeling like you need to see butts in seats to know that work is getting done is very 20th century.

Lastly, there was a catastrophic LEGO spill near my home town, which shut down one lane of the interstate!

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