Doctor's Note

March 31, 2020

Systems Thinking Failure

I committed a cardinal sin of systems thinking in the last issue of Doctor’s Note. Well, a little bit, at least. I mentioned the fact that …

March 16, 2020

Online Teaching Tips

I’ve been teaching online since the late 90s when I first started working on the Omnium Virtual Design Studio project. Back then 50 …

March 13, 2020

Suddenly remote? Tell me your stories

Suddenly working from home remotely? Tell me your stories for a new podcast. We’re in the middle of an unprecedented social experiment …

March 13, 2020

Workplaces need to change, not women

One of the best pieces I’ve read all week about the structural gender inequality of workplaces was the transcript of HBR’s IdeaCast …

March 10, 2020

Remote Work in the Age of Corona

In wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19), many organisations are telling their workers to switch to remote working, including 7,000 GPs (MDs) …

February 24, 2020

Organisational Amnesia

I’ve noticed a pattern recently. In the last 18 months or so, I have had three client organisations ask me to come and teach and coach their …

January 23, 2020

Revisiting The Californian Ideology

I finally had a chance to read Derek Thompson’s piece in the Atlantic, The Real Trouble With Silicon Valley in which he laments the fact …