Category: Creativity

The Parable of the New Brakes

The man’s car needed new brakes, desperately. The last time he took the car into the shop, the mechanic told him he would be fine until the next oil change, assuming he drove normally. But what was normal for the mechanic was definitely not normal for the man.

Showing & Telling at the 2015 LMA Conference

The 2015 LMA Annual Conference was a resounding success, by all accounts, and my company, Glencoe Media Group, was proud to sponsor a new feature this year: the storyboards that recorded the information presented at a variety of sessions in an innovative way that really captured the imagination of the 1,300+ attendees — the largest LMA Conference ever!

Why Are We Working on the Weekend?

No study that I could find yet points to causation, but there are a lot of theories, most of which come back to technology. It’s now so easy to do work pretty much anywhere, especially from home, that we find ourselves not only tempted to squeeze in some work (even checking email counts) but also planning to do work on the weekends.