The Unseen Costs of Work from Home

With the current situation, the volume of office workers who are working from home has increased dramatically. Oh, not all office workers are WFH now - I know plenty who are collecting unemployment, and my heart goes out to them. Unemployment, when you have worked your whole life and are unemployed by circumstances outside your …

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Off the Shelf: Using “Upheaval” to Assess the C19 Crisis

I’ve been thinking lately about the Jared Diamond book that I read last year, Upheaval. In this book, he analyzes the resilience of several nations in the face of crisis, through a lens based on characteristics that describe how people respond to personal crisis. Here is the lens he came up with: National consensus that …

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