Tuesday Dispatch: Issue #71
The Owl and The Beetle
This week we learn about outlawed meetings (or meetings for outlaws), self-consciousness, and small habits. As well as a PM template and how to explore new hobbies!
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3 Droplets of Leadership
When Meetings Are Outlawed, Only Outlaws Will Hold Meetings
The decision by Shopify to forgo meetings across their organization raises questions about the efficacy of such a policy. It is an issue worth considering. Read more here.
The Paradox of Self-Consciousness
Philosophy focuses on humans and their place in the universe. How do we reconcile our perspectives with reality? This article attempts to answer this difficult question using the best tools available. Don't miss it!
Small Habits Make a Big Difference
Observing individuals making seemingly small decisions, such as choosing a salad over a burger for lunch, may appear to be inconsequential in the moment. However, the cumulative effect can be significant when these decisions are repeated over time.
Read more about the effect of small habits here.
2 Grains of Technology
Hubspot's Project Management Template
Are you feeling overwhelmed by all the tasks you have to finish? Don't worry; I got you covered! Use this helpful template as your guide, and you'll be done in no time!
Are you looking to explore new interests and acquire the necessary supplies to start? What would you like to learn?
1 Atom of Reflection
"For each of us sees clarity only in those ideas which have the same degree of confusion as his own." - Marcel Proust.
Are you struggling to manage the calendar creep of meetings? Is your calendar filled with countless 1:1s? I invite you to explore the premium content this week, which details the solution I implemented to resolve the issue.