Our weekly newsletter provides a brief snapshot of issues we have been working on internally, research topics we have been pursuing, or interesting articles or media that have come across our desk and impacted our thinking.
August 9, 2019

Weekly Thoughts: #HW(ct)PO

Here is something that caught our eye this week: #HW(ct)PO Hard Work (continues to) Pay Off  As Crossfit fans among our readership know, last week was the annual Crossfit Games, where qualifiers from around the world converge upon Madison, Wisconsin to compete in a multi-day fitness competition designed to […]
May 11, 2019

Weekly Thoughts: Hard Work (Repost)

Some thoughts, first posted in 2015, about labor illusions, effort traps, and showing up   Hard Work Early in our careers, we were told that as a junior employee, one should always be the first person in the office and the last to leave. We took this […]
August 11, 2017

Weekly Thoughts: Hard Work Pays Off

Here is something that caught our eye this week: Hard Work Pays Off Last weekend the 10th annual Crossfit Games took place in Madison, Wisconsin. The event, which is geared towards finding the ‘Fittest on Earth,’ put athletes through 13 events over the course of […]