The Adventures of Johnny Bunko

It shouldn’t be a surprise that [I’m a big fan](http://flashforlearning.com/2007/10/22/masie-dan-pink-keynote/) of [Dan Pink](http://flashforlearning.com/2007/11/16/dan-pinks-keynote-at-learning-2007/) after reading [A Whole New Mind](http://www.amazon.com/gp/redirect.html%3FASIN=1594481717%26tag=mrchompersnet-20%26lcode=xm2%26cID=2025%26ccmID=165953%26location=/o/ASIN/1594481717%253FSubscriptionId=1N9AHEAQ2F6SVD97BE02). When I saw Pink speak at Learning 2007, I was pretty stoked to find out about his latest project — a Manga for a business text. Now, The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide […]

The Generational Divide

GenY workers are going to need to come into the workplace and approach their older coworkers, managers and peers in ways that make them “user-friendly.” I’ve been fortunate enough to land in an environment where the favor is returned many-fold, which is to say — the boomers I work with and for take an active interest in not just “what” I’m saying…. but “why.” I think that’s a pretty good start for a survival guide to working across generations over the next several years. Thanks to this economy, we’re all going to be working together a lot longer than anyone thought 😉

APRIL FOOLS: No Metra Service Northbound Today!

Apparently some dude decided to jump in front of a southbound train this morning, so all metra traffic on my route is diverted to one lane. The northbound trains can’t go until the track is cleared of all southbound traffic… which means that northbound traffic has been suspended indefinitely. I called a cab to get […]