What would (or do) cubesters pay for “calculated misery”? Tim Wu @superwuster, you are this Anthrocubeologist’s current accidental muse. You have inspired me to think about the calculated misery of the workspace by cubesters’ choices. I unexpectedly(!) thought of this question while reading an article about airline fees – Why Airlines Want to Make You … More Legroom (Part 1 of 3) – Now Boarding Cubeopolis
Yes, I am looking over at YOU. Thank you for choosing to spend your time to drop by, skim, read, comment on, and/or follow a post(s) on my slice of the internet. And thanks for your encouragement, patience, and excitement about what I am creating here at anthrocubeology.
PROMPT. Think about what makes you different and what you do that lights people up. Reflect on all the things that make you different – you’ll find they’re what make you beautiful.* (This response is stream-of-consciousness and deconstructs and riffs off of the previous paragraph. Let’s see where this thinking-out-loud-typing ride goes.) This post is part … More Reboot – Beautifully Different
As shared in Reboot – Community (Part 1 of 2), IMPROV is the community I “discovered” in 2014. Within the larger improv community, The Letters is an indie improv troupe which I value and of which I became part of in 2014. We are co-creating and co-developing our form that is built on a philosophy of fostering a … More Reboot – Community (Part 2 of 2)
PROMPT: Where have you discovered community, online or otherwise, in 2014? What community would you like to join, create or more deeply connect with in 2015?* Improv Community (Since 2011). I “discovered” this in-real-life community in 2011. In 2014, my relationship with the improv community has grown and evolved, and I expect it will continue to do so for … More Reboot – Community (Part 1 of 2)
PROMPT. What was the last thing you made? What materials did you use? Is there something you want to make, but you need to clear some time for it?* A meal. My cooking. At home. From scratch. With Blue Apron. Blue Apron makes cooking fun and easy. We’ll provide you with all the ingredients that you … More Reboot – Make
PROMPT. Let Go. What (or whom) did you let go of this year? Why?* For now, I let go of the traditional cubicle grid that I have affectionately called “cubeopolis” since 2007. This post is part of Reverb – 2014 Reboot. In 1994, I started my own environmental management consulting practice. After 13 (happy) years of … More Reboot – Let Go