Episode 136 – Trolls, Collaboration, and Robot Servers

Topic 1: Trolls Are Born, Not Made

While self esteem is a factor, Internet trolls don’t have low self esteem. They have a high tendency to sadism. When mixed with high self esteem, you get a troll.

Who are these people and how did they become trolls. Research gives us some insights.


Topic 2: Async Business Collaboration Models

One of Karl’s favorite topics! Let’s focus on focus. Asynchronous communication goes a long ways to making focus possible and effective.

If you can find people who work asynchronously, and give them the right tools, amazing things can be done.


Also: https://www.geekwire.com/2021/study-microsoft-employees-shows-remote-work-puts-productivity-innovation-risk/ 

Topic 3: Desperate for Workers, Restaurants Turn to Robots

It’s about time! Lines have gotten longer and longer due to pandemic upheaval and a shrinking workforce.


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