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Embezzlement: Is It Our Dirty Secret? (a five-year update)

Five years ago I posted an essay about embezzlement at history organizations while I was on AASLH Council and in the midst of recovering from the financial fraud perpetrated by its chief financial officer.   275 more words

Governance And Management

How to improve scrum values in the team

I was reading this 2016 article from Dave West, which is very interesting since he suggests some simple ideas to improve scrum value in the team: 62 more words

Good Resources

Clyde Kilby's Resolutions

“I shall not demean my own uniqueness by envy of others. I shall stop boring into myself to discover what psychological or social categories I might belong to. 13 more words

Personal Growth

bug bug book reviews — Discover

No matter how exhausted mom of three Lorilin gets, she always finds time to read! On bug bug book reviews, she reviews her favorites (and not-so-favorites), with a focus on fiction, memoir, and wellness.

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What I learned from reading "Dark Matter" by Blake Crouch

… it’s the beautiful thing about youth.there’s a weightlessness that permeates everything because no damning choices have been made, no paths committed to ,and the road forking out ahead is pure,unlimited potential …

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Third Edition of the Encyclopedia of Local History Arrives with a Thud

The latest edition of the Encyclopedia of Local History just arrived with a thud on my doorstep. Weighing nearly three pounds and two inches think, it’s a small beast. 241 more words