5 Productivity Tips for Daily Success A short, useful post for Cintas (the uniform and safety equipment leader) about how to be productive and creative each day by following a few good practices.
Is Automation Stealing Our Jobs? Well, yes. Some of them, anyway, as this 800-word post for ADP Spark (the target audience is HR leaders) explains.
Marketing Needs to Be All About Customers: An Interview with author Bruce Turkel, author of “All About Them,” which I did for the National Center for the Middle Market. Bruce knows more about marketing than anybody, and it was fun to hear his many great insights about how businesses can and must put customers first.
My 5 Rules for Happiness. Posted back in April on my blog, this post is a good reminder about what’s important in life and what we need to do to be more creative, productive, and happy.
The 6 Habits of Highly-Successful Leaders. This short article for ADP Thrive (the target audience is small business owners) describes what makes strong leaders different, and explains the habits that help them succeed.
Obituary for Ali Javan. Javan was one of the greatest scientists and inventors of the 20th Century. This obit for MIT News describes the amazing life of an Iranian immigrant to the U.S. who invented the first laser back in 1960, and who was also an incredible educator (as professor at MIT) and family man. It is always emotionally challenging to write obits, to speak with relatives, colleagues, and friends of the deceased, but Javan was so beloved that I received a TON of help researching and writing this obit of a legenday scientist.