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How much communication is ideal?

I noticed an interesting article about communication in the workplace, but I don’t think there is an ideal level of communication for everyone involved in every situation.

Bad Presentations

I continue to see bad presentations everywhere I go and sometime I just want to reach out and help the presenter improve, but I know everyone is not open to it. I know there are a lot out there, including … Read More

2 Lifehackers

Lifehacker is one of the RSS feeds I review on a daily basis.  Most of the articles are pretty good, but today I found two which really hit home.  They reflect some of the philosophies I attempt to follow in … Read More

Distance Learner Visualization

Since I work in and am interested in Distance Learning, This Infographic was interesting to me, especially the part about “What does it take to succeed online”.

Visualizations

I found an interesting diagram/graphic which helps you decide what type of chart to use based on what information your want to convey. choosing_a_good_chart2

SE Book

I always knew there was the Project Management Institute and the PMIBOK which needs to be purchased, but I just heard about the SEBoK (Systems Engineering Book) which is free and open to the world.

Nonviolent Communication

A philosophy I’ve always held has been validated:  If someone is mean to me I assume they are the one with the issue, not me, and I try to feel sorry for them instead of being angry.  The validation came … Read More

Another Interesting talk on Success

I got a graphic from a talk that I thought was interesting.  It was about the keys to success.   As I stumble across more of these types of things the more commonality I find in that you should do the … Read More

Calvin and Hobbes

I like to read each day’s Calvin and Hobbes, this one resonates with me.  Unfortunately it doesn’t look like I can embed the comic, but here is a link.