Q&A with Francesca Gino

Francesca Gino is a psychologist, Harvard Business School professor, and the author of the book: Sidetracked: Why Our Decisions Get Derailed, and How We Can Stick to the Plan. She has long studied the factors at play when decision making collides with real life choices, and I’ve been fascinated with her work ever since this [...]

An Agreement About Distraction

Distraction is a big issue these days. Too many of us sit in meetings with a room full of people consulting laptops, smartphones, or other devices, and this trend needs to be stopped cold in its tracks. As a constant advocate for awareness, presence, and focus, I’ve been fighting the pull of technology both personally [...]

Q&A with Rachel Macy Stafford – Part II

I’m delighted to return to the conversation with Rachel Macy Stafford, blogger and author of the book Hands Free Mama and the soon-to-be released Hands Free Life. Rachel talked about her first book in last week’s blog post, so now we’ll turn our attention to Hands Free Life, which will be released September 8. Paul: Rachel, tell us what inspired [...]