23 February 2021

How to Make Museum Work Flexible, not Fauxible

Flexible work is not just schedules and policies. It's roles, skills, mindsets, and more. Otherwise it's fake flexibility: fauxibility.

12 January 2021

What a Recent Symposium Says about Museum Democracy

Is it time for a museum-field symposium for the rest of us?

05 January 2021

Are Museums Really Ready for Audience Research?

Museums' audience research efforts are undermined by troubling organizational trends.

29 December 2020

Museum Human's Top Five Themes of 2020

What throughlines did Museum Human's posts traverse over the course of the year?

15 December 2020

Museums Trust the Process but Not the People

Museum workers are told to think in systems but put people first. So which is it?

24 November 2020

The Capitalism Conundrum for Museum Workers

Is there another way for the museum sector besides all-encompassing capitalism? Thoughts on week two of MCN 2020.

14 September 2020

I, Jargoneer

Museum workers are done with buzzwords. So how do we move from words to real impact?

31 August 2020

The Museum Field's Twin Obsessions with Scarcity and Growth

Museums are addicted to institutional growth but precarity for their people.

24 August 2020

What Museums Mean by Transparency

"Transparency" joins the performative hit parade in museum organizational culture.

27 July 2020

Normal, Disrupted

What normal are all of us in museums—leaders, workers—trying to get back to? Is there a better "no-normal" out there?

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