Kaizen is a Japanese term and method meaning ‘change for the better’ or ‘continuous improvement.’ It’s a method for transforming habits incrementally, one step at a time, in order to continuously improve. It is also one of the base principles of agile.


No, We Won’t Have a Video Call for That!

A set of advice on communications for distributed teams from someone with many years of remote and distributed experience. It’s a blog post and also a talk.

Who Is Driving the Great Resignation?

The last several months have seen a tidal wave of resignations, in the U.S. and around the world. What can employers do to combat what’s being called the Great Resignation? The author shares several key insights from an in-depth analysis of more than 9 million employee records at 4,000 global companies and offers a three-step plan to help employers.

Stop Changing, Start Experimenting

Got a crazy idea that you think would totally work but you fear nobody will let you try it? Propose it as an experiment, not a change!

Advice for Tech Workers to Navigate the Most Heated Job Market of All Time

The job market is on fire across the globe. Here’s advice on how to make the most out of it.

How Inuit Parents Teach Kids To Control Their Anger

At the top of the world, the Inuit culture has developed a sophisticated way to sculpt kids' behavior without yelling or scolding. Could discipline actually be playful?