Three Possible Economic Models (Part 1)

What I am reading: Time to strap on the Futurist Cap for some serious speculation. Although it’s easy to think otherwise, the structure of the modern global economy is not…, Three Possible Economic Models (Part 1), http://www.fastcompany.com/1334602/three-possible-economic-models-part-1, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

What We Don’t Know About Canada Might Hurt Us

What I am reading: In 2006, the small Canadian town of Snow Lake, Manitoba, had 837 residents, many of whom worked in the local mining industry. It was a prosperous community: The…, What We Don’t Know About Canada Might Hurt Us, http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/what-we-dont-know-about-canada-might-hurt-us/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Reinventing Performance Management

What I am reading: Like many other companies, Deloitte realized that its system for evaluating the work of employees—and then training them, promoting them, and paying them…, Reinventing Performance Management, https://hbr.org/2015/04/reinventing-performance-management, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Avvo founder tells lawyers to ‘get rid of UPL’ if they want innovation and access to justice

What I am reading: Mark Britton is the founder and CEO of Avvo. All photos by ©Kathy Anderson. LikeLike 105104 (function(width, height, id, callback, origin, domain) { if(id){var…, Avvo founder tells lawyers to ‘get rid of UPL’ if they want innovation and access to justice, http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/avvo_founder_tells_lawyers_to_get_rid_of_upl_if_they_want_innovation_and_to/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Long Decline of Trust in Government, and Why That Can Be Patriotic

What I am reading: How often do you trust the government in Washington to do what is right? That question has been put to thousands of Americans over the decades by multiple…, The Long Decline of Trust in Government, and Why That Can Be Patriotic, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/04/upshot/the-long-decline-of-trust-in-government-and-why-that-can-be-patriotic.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Move to Fight Obama’s Climate Plan Started Early

What I am reading: WASHINGTON — In the early months of 2014, a group of about 30 corporate lawyers, coal lobbyists and Republican political strategists began meeting regularly in…, Move to Fight Obama’s Climate Plan Started Early, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/04/us/obama-unveils-plan-to-sharply-limit-greenhouse-gas-emissions.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Life: An Unspooling

What I am reading: , Life: An Unspooling, http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/07/30/life-an-unspooling/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,