FUNGINEERING: the felt necessity on the part of management to create a pleasant atmosphere in the workplace


I listened to a very interesting interview on Boston Public Radio in which Jim and Margery (the hosts) were talking with a professor from Harvard about the changing character of the workplace.   The point around which they were surrounded was the issue of whether a company has a right to insist that its employees be […]

KICK THE CAN: a game from childhood; a phrase used in politics

kick the can

As a kid in a small, middle class community it was our responsibility to create entertainment.   Sometimes we just sat in the park in the middle of the village and watched the cars go by.  We invented a game about identifying the make, model and year of the car before it was right in front […]