i’ve been stumbling across a lot of lists lately in blogworld. maybe that’s because it’s so easy to post lists. it’s even easier to post a list of other bloggers’ lists. in keeping with my new minimalism, why should i come up with a list of my own when so many others have already done the heavy listing? so here’s my metalist of some good lists i’ve read about lately. and since i’m late for the friday five, i’m tossing in a couple extra. you’re welcome.
- Seth Godin’s 7 tips to build for meaning. No. 1 on his list: Use numbers and bullets. Check.
- 1 reason your boss is so twitchy. It’s because of the the “crapflood of incoming data” he or she is dealing with all the time. That’s the 43 Folders paraphrase of what biz-book writer Stanley Bing, pitching his latest work, Crazy Bosses, to American Public Radio’s Marketplace, has to say about it. In Bing’s words: “Well, what that does is that feeds control freaks with a constant, steady stream of stuff that needs to be controlled. Thatâ€™s whatâ€™s making people more crazy.”