Corporations have The No A**hole Rule, but the motivation and measurement in a for-profit is always the bottom line. The a**hole in the office makes a lot of money, but holds everyone else back with toxic behavior. Fire him, and everyone else steps up their game and increases earnings. Profit provides a reason to hire, [...]
Oh, I just can’t stop talking about kindness! Kindness in tech, over at TechSource!
One of my favorite moments of library school was when Stephanie Willen Brown returned from a conference (I no longer recall which one) and in her recap of the sessions she attended said that “librarians express affection through information.” I blurted out “can you call my mom and tell her that?” It was a funny [...]