21 May 2024

Hustle Culture, Revisited, part 2: What I've Learned about Museums from Making Museum Human

What have I learned about the museum field from eight years of making Museum Human?

03 May 2024

Links of the Week: May 3, 2024: Deep Impact

Impact is what museums do and alignment is how they do it.

30 April 2024

How Can Different Groups in the Museum Agree on Impact?

Museums—and their departments and workers—are increasingly concerned about impact beyond the institution. But can museums have impact externally when they may not agree on just what it means—or how to get there—internally?

19 April 2024

Links of the Week: April 19, 2024: The Hustle Does You

Could the motto of our writing now be "think big and write small"?

12 April 2024

Links of the Week: April 12, 2024: Innovation Station

Innovation is a practice, which is part of the problem but all of the opportunity.

19 March 2024

How to Start Your Own Organizational Map

Organizational mapping is a practice that everyone should practice.

08 March 2024

Links of the Week: March 8, 2024: We Who (or Don't) ABIDE

Taking on the backlash against respect and opportunity for all people in workplaces will take more than a couple of all-staff mandates.

05 March 2024

Tough Love for the DEI Industry: A Review of DEI Deconstructed

A 2022 book has a damning analysis of why DEI hasn't worked so far—and how understanding org culture better is the first step to real change.

23 February 2024

Links of the Week: February 23, 2024: Let Us List the Ways

What is the org culture that we've supposedly lost by remote and hybrid work, anyway?

12 January 2024

Links of the Week: January 12, 2024: Blood in the System

Discussions about technology are about so much more than machines.

22 December 2023

Links of the Week: December 22, 2023: Digging in the Link Pile, part 1

There's no shortage of articles about AI, so we'll start with anything but.

17 November 2023

Links of the Week: November 17, 2023: Everything Everywhere

After a virtual conference considered the Future of Museums, can we find common ground between civics, tech, and worker wellbeing?

14 November 2023

Can Museums Prioritize Civics, Wellbeing, and Technology All at Once?

A brief virtual conference made a game attempt to link civics, in a partisan age, staff wellbeing, and technology.

07 November 2023

We Are All Standing on the Edge

As we teeter on the edges of so many problems, can we take in all that we're facing?

03 November 2023

Links of the Week: November 3, 2023: MAP Your Museum's Culture

Do museums have the organizational culture to tackle real problems in real ways?