Links of the Week: August 31, 2022: The System
Considering their educational pedigrees, museum workers aren't used to thinking of their institutions as systems.
Links of the Week: August 26, 2022: More on the Long View
Taking a long view without centering humanity is no view at all.
Links of the Week: August 12, 2022: The Fairness Spin
Are efforts to make museums fairer workplaces—including with DEAI—just going in circles?
Links of the Week: August 5, 2022: Just Eff It?
The dividing line between "just eff it" and "no effing way" has shifted, and museum workers have taken note.
Links of the Week: July 29, 2022: Going Deep
When a story is ending, what needs to change—the story or the storytellers?
Links of the Week: July 22, 2022: What Vibrations?
Some leaders think the Great Resignation is caused by bad vibes. It's more than that.
Links of the Week: July 15, 2022: (Northern) Summer Grab Bag
Here are some links on mission creep, DEIA, crypto, and burnout.
Links of the Week: June 24, 2022: The Commons
Strategy and democracy are all part of the debate over the museum commons.
The Dawn of a New Org Culture?
More thoughts about The Dawn of Everything and lessons it holds for museum org culture
Links of the Week: June 17, 2022: Do the Contradiction
Remote/hybrid work contradictions are a sign of how far museum workplaces have to go.
We Need to Complicate Our Narratives of Progress
A new book questions the progress narrative of Western civilization, and museum workers should take note.
Links of the Week: June 10, 2022: the Human Touch
It's too easy to forget the people behind various processes—especially when it's us.
The Other Side of Rogue in Museum Org Culture
Can museum workers respectfully and humanely balance accountability and experimentation?