Is anyone else languishing? Many of us have worked ourselves silly for the past two years, so it's no surprise that summer has found me, at least, a little unmotivated. But, the second half of 2022 is looking good! My 2022 mantra has been to Do Big Things and I'm ready to finish up... Continue Reading →
Q1 2022 — Publishing Insights and Updates Newsletter
Can it be March already? Publishing has been as busy as ever as teams compressed print schedules and have had to live with shipping delays and paper shortages. Authors have been busy, too and it seems like Q1 has created high turnover as turnover as exhausted editors rethink their jobs. I had a banner year... Continue Reading →
Quotes for 2021
My yearly list of quotes for 2021. What speaks to you?
50 Books in 2021!
A few years ago, I sort of stopped reading. I'm not sure why. Maybe it was news. Or podcasts, or nighttime doomscrolling, but for whatever reason, I was struggling to finish a few books a year. And I missed what I learned from books. So, I set some goals -- last year, 30 books (I... Continue Reading →
Michael Skelly’s 5 Stages of Development
Energy visionary Michael Skelly knows something about pushing through massive projects. What are his 5 States of Development? Hint: They apply to nearly every big project you might lead.