University of New Hampshire Professor Paul Harvey recommends asking this question in interviews with prospective Gen Y employees. It seems like a smart way to assess feelings of entitlement among candidates of any age.
The light at the end of the (metro escalator) tunnel
I’ve been thinking about Maya Angelou and decided to pull this off the bookshelf. It’s probably been 20 years since the last time I read it and it’s even better than I remembered. Can anyone write a sentence as well as Maya?
Hello, old friend. Where should we go today?
Earlier this month, I attended Confab Central in Minneapolis. If you’re not familiar with this event, it’s basically a holy pilgrimage for anyone who cares about content strategy. In addition to brain-bursting awesomeness of the conference sessions, I was also thrilled to find a pop-up bookstore, gluten-free muffins, and sparkling conversation with brilliant new friends. I wanted to organize my thoughts and share the most significant takeaways with my team, so I put together a summary in PDF and ePub formats. (Also here, for easy access.)