A Four Day Workweek Won’t Save Work

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that I think there’s at least a few problems with modern day work. In no particular order, here are some of my biggest issues with work, as it exists: It’s quasi-compulsory: Artificial scarcity enforced through laws, regulations and especially intellectual property sets up barriers, which makes it harder for people to…

The Efficient Slacker

The respectability culture office makes a big deal out of “owning” the product and putting it on oneself to improve process and go the extra mile to bring value to the customer. These goals can give the warm fuzzies when delivered by an eloquent leader, but it’s important to recognize this as a call to…