Author Archives: David Mills

About David Mills

David is the Founder, Catalyst, and Co-creator of Workplace Hidden Opportunities. Workplace Hidden Opportunities is an information management Specialized Knowledge Platform™ (SKP™) focused exclusively on the workplace and corporate real estate. Together with the W100 a book by the same title is in progress.

Plotsky

We have been surprised at the number of people subscribing to the Christ and Claus blog in the last 45 days! It was originally intended to be a seasonal posting from Thanksgiving to New Years, however, the interest in Plotsky … Continue reading

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Epiphany

With this observance of Epiphany, we bring to a close the fourth year of these celebration postings of Christ and Claus. The observance had its origins in the Eastern Christian Churches and was a general celebration of the manifestation of … Continue reading

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12th Day of Christmas – Time and Space

Space-time is a mathematical model that joins space and time into a single idea called a continuum. This four-dimensional continuum is known as Minkowski (Einstein’s teacher) space. Combining these two ideas helped cosmology to understand how the universe works on … Continue reading

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6th and 7th Day of Christmas – Forgiveness

We got to the moon on Christmas Eve 1968, at the end of a poor year for this country. We had Vietnam. We had civil unrest. We had the assassinations of Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King. But we went … Continue reading

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4th and 5th Day of Christmas – Filters, Chunks, and Levers

If you are working on your 2017 close-out and 2018 planning inventory here are some insights that might be beneficial. Some of the categories you might use will be common (my three macro filters are Thinking, Consuming, Contributing) and some will … Continue reading

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3rd Day of Christmas – Inventory

Remember each day is just the sum of your experiments and experiences. Martin Daniel When I was in the early stages of building a software company Mat Waites, who was a colleague and technical adviser, shared an insightful observation and some … Continue reading

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2nd Day of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas is a relatively recent construct. The three traditional feasts (dating back to the late fifth century) that follow Christmas reflect different ways in which the mystery of the Incarnation works itself out in the body of … Continue reading

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