A Year in Review: 2017

If I could describe 2017 in one word, it would be “transition.” I changed jobs, moved churches, and found out my wife and I are having a second child. It’s interesting as my one word for the year was “surrender.” I’ve had to do a lot of surrendering…

Calendar as Servant, Not Master

Here is a tip to help this, which has helped me and lots of people I work with. It’s actually pretty simple: Create dedicated “Energy” times in every day of your work calendar. Energy times are those spaces in the day in which you need to have some wiggle…

Ergodox EZ First Impressions

Around 9:30am on Monday, I heard a knock at the door. I opened it to a man holding a pizza box-sized package. He said, “Sausage, pepperoni, and extra cheese?” My speedy pizza-shaped delivery contained one of the coolest keyboards on the market — the Ergodox EZ. The Ergodox originated as…