What We’re Watching – March 13
Tim Anaya – Making the Perfect Irish Soda Bread
With all the talk of coronavirus frightening us these days, I think we should focus on things that bring a smile to our faces this weekend, like St. Patrick’s Day. Even though the parades are cancelled, this doesn’t mean that corned beef and cabbage has been quarantined. Ever year, I make this great recipe from Ina Garten for Irish soda bread. It’s easy to make and delicious. This is the perfect weekend to give it a try!
Kerry Jackson – The US Postal Service Wastes Your Money
Watch this video to learn how the US Postal Service is bleeding money despite many advantages private businesses don’t have (like not having to pay taxes). It puts to rest the myth that the government can help the post office “run like a business.”
Ben Smithwick – Designing Your Work Life
Bill Burnett, Executive Director of the Design Program at Stanford University and author of the forthcoming book, “Designing Your Work Life,” discusses how we can use a designer mindset to build a work experience that is productive, engaging, meaningful, and more fun.