Monthly Archives: February 2011

Silos

My current job is for a rather large nonprofit, with a whole lot of subdivisions, probably 40 or so that have paid staff. Siloing—the tendency of these subdivisions to not work with other units even when their projects are compatible, … Continue reading

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Being a Volunteer

As I mentioned, while I don’t work in a museum (yet), I do volunteer for the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. It’s a good place to be, both in the general sense of doing something worthwhile and enjoyable, and in the … Continue reading

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