I become wary when I’m using multiple reasons to convince myself, or to be convinced, to do something.

October 2022

Complimenting people seems like it’s harder than ever. I’ve been looking for a better way.
Running for state-level office has given me a lot to mull over that is critical to Roberts’ Green Letter. As a writer, I want to imagine and write about…

July 2022

From Stage 1: "We like diversity" through Stage 8: "Bigotry comes out swinging in the comments," and more, we explore how the diversity discussion is…
When I hear myself saying the following phrases, I realize I’ve not been clear in my thinking.

June 2022

This being COVID times, the breaking of the fourth wall at the Broadway musical involved Shenzi reminding an audience member to mask up during a number.
Again and again, we see that the value of the network is longer-lasting than the value of the specific technology or content inside it.
Dear friends and colleagues, Please join me and all the great collaborators coming together for the historic mindful Materials Impact Summit in Chicago…
If you can't see the stone wall because it dips underwater, is it really there? What if we all gave ourselves more peace about our “productivity” not…

May 2022

How to welcome the "vulnerability hangover." It's a sign that you're doing something right. Something that only you can do.
Do you mind one stereotype in this post? Sometimes—and this seems to correlate at times with being a dude—I’m reminded to just listen. Not to jump to a…
Use this framework to block out time in your day for important-to-you work.