- Aggressive Transparency
When you work remotely, it is important that coworkers know you are present and involved.
- Context Switching
Being focused and productive is a great feeling. When you switch tasks to something else, there is a delay before you reach maximum focus on the new thing. That delay is the cost of context switching.
- Work Without Meetings
Meetings and interruptions are two of the worst things about working in an office. When people work remotely, it becomes a little more difficult to interrupt people and start meetings. That is a good thing.
- Remote Work and Family: Dealing With Interruptions
When you work from home, people are tempted to interrupt you. Here are a few tips on how to deal with that.
- Remote Work Environment
Setting up your own work environment is both an opportunity and a challenge. Here are some things that have worked for me.
- Digital Keepsakes
People accumulate digital keepsakes. What is the best way to keep these?
- Math and Beauty
Understanding creates a deeper appreciation for the things around us, and allows us to infer unseen things.
- Symbols and Association
The feelings associated with typefaces change over time.
- Science is a Sugar Cube
An odyssey in household dialect.
- Sea of Information
The Wende Muesum in Los Angeles has book-lined halls. The books are written in a language I do not understand, using an alphabet I do not know.