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Open floor plans

When I started working for a financial software company back in 2002, most of us had our own cubicles and all of the ‘higher ups’ had their own offices. Today I work for a firm with an open floor plan for developers, consultants, sales folks, and senior executives with only a few offices mainly for… Continue reading Open floor plans

biographies · Book reviews · Lyndon Johnson · Other topics I care about · Random things I read · Robert Caro

What can we learn from LBJ?

For whatever reason I find former President Lyndon Johnson fascinating.  I’ve read a few articles about him as a person and a president and some or all of a few biographies (including Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream by Doris Kearns Goodwin).  But my favorite reading about this deeply complex man has been the multi-volume… Continue reading What can we learn from LBJ?