1. "Simple Desks" <http://simpledesks.tumblr.com/> "A collection of minimal work spaces." 2. "Messy Desks" <http://messydesks.tumblr.com/> "A collection of messy work spaces." This one is unbelievable: <http://messydesks.tumblr.com/post/563413422> 3. "Your Office Chair Is Killing You" <http://www.businessweek.com/print/magazine/content/10_19/ b4177071221162.htm> "Meet public enemy No. 1 in today's workplace" 4. "The Gervais Principle III: The Curse of Development" <http://www.ribbonfarm.com/2010/04/14/the-gervais-principle-iii- the-curse-of-development/> "In the first two parts of this series, we talked about the archetypes that inhabit organizations (sociopaths, losers, clueless), what they do (the Gervais principle) and how (the four languages). In this part, we'll use a somewhat unorthodox take on the idea of arrested development to explain why the three groups behave as they do, and use that to predict the outcomes of individual interpersonal interactions." 5. "Two Interesting Gervais Principle Follow-Ups" <http://www.ribbonfarm.com/2010/05/06/two-interesting-gervais-principle- follow-ups/> "These two go further, in a couple of rather dangerous (and fun) directions." 6. "The Seven Most Annoying Coworkers (Who are Actually Face-Eating Aliens in Disguise)" <http://bygonebureau.com/2010/04/28/annoying-coworkers/> 7. "Why do big companies suck?" <http://www.scottberkun.com/blog/2010/why-do-big-companies-suck/> "There are some things that tend to happen when companies get big that are bad..."
Monday, May 17, 2010
Posted by Bruno at 5:48pm