Post II: 2020 pandemic, the view from an island

Post II: Technology and a pandemic: the view from Roanoke island June 14, 2020 – Endemic Realities, education in the day of COVID and at the end, a story of lost air pods: If the economics and inequities of 2020 do not interfere (and they always are present), our pandemic world will be stitched together … Continue reading Post II: 2020 pandemic, the view from an island

Post 1: 2020 A pandemic — the view from a small island

Changed Interiors This is the first of a series of posts as we have experienced the COVID 19 pandemic in the winter, spring and early summer months of 2020. Much written in the posts takes place on a tiny island on the coast of North Carolina as I am home-bound hiding from COVID 19—in an … Continue reading Post 1: 2020 A pandemic — the view from a small island

Back & Alive Again

Roanoke Research blogger has been on sick leave -- caring for my only sibling for almost 12 months. Multiple in and out of hospitals, rehabs and nursing homes, this has been a cycle I would wish on none. Each trip to the hospital seems like she is on the brink, but true to our family … Continue reading Back & Alive Again

Personalities, Process & Productivity: Rules of a Meeting

  The rules of the game (meetings) are laid out well in this article and are some we should attempt. However, after living through 20 years of meetings -- some productive, some boring and some probably unnecessary -- we know these are not easy rules to enforce. But they are necessary if we are to … Continue reading Personalities, Process & Productivity: Rules of a Meeting