Posts by Christina

The Context Canvas

The Context Canvas

I’ve been publishing fully formed essays lately, and I thought I’d pause to share a half-baked idea, to invite my...

Book of the Week: Peak

Book of the Week: Peak

I first hard of Anders Ericsson in one of the funnest literary nonfiction books I’ve ever read, Moonwalking with Einstein,...

Three Writing Frameworks to Get You Through Nanowrimo

Three Writing Frameworks to Get You Through Nanowrimo

Sketchnotes from SiWC 2017 If you plan to do NaNoWriMo, you’re going to write 1,667 words a day. That’s a...

A Unified Theory for Designing Just About Anything

A Unified Theory for Designing Just About Anything

A few years back I was obsessed with the question of why some companies rocked at one thing, and sucked at...

Tracking and Evaluating OKRs

Two weeks before the end of the quarter, it’s time to grade your OKRs, and plan for the next cycle....

Why Use OKRs?

Ben Lamorte, coach at okrs.com, tells this story[i] “My mentor and advisor, Jeff Walker, the guy who introduced me to...

The Only Silver Bullet

It’s a beautiful day on the baylands, and I’m walking along, looking at the tall golden grass and blossoming fennel,...

Radical Focus is HERE

You Executioner’s Tale fans, OKR proponents and people trying so hard every day to make great things happen… it has...

Getting Started with OKRs

Just like new technologies,  methodologies can suffer from the hype cycle.  OKRs are no exception; I’ve met a number of people deeply...

The Timing of OKRs

If you have looked over my radical focus OKR approach and are ready to put into place OKR’s, you’ll want to...

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