The Mindful PhD: Playing with Others
I recently received an email that, in another time, would have tested me. It’s a genre familiar to all of us: several paragraphs registering a complaint, only some of which we have control over, written out of frustration and haste, and expressed in a way that (we think) we would never use in face-to-face communication. Now that I think about it, though, I can quickly list at least a dozen committee meetings with interactions that make this virtual one appear like a love letter.
I’m reminded of the study focusing on the 3,655 Lego people made between 1975 and 2010. More….