What Made It Important To Write About Meaningful Work

By Alina Okun | April 13, 2020 |
Man's Search for Meaning

Why did I decide to write a book about meaningful work? While this was not a life-long dream, in retrospect, it had been a long time coming. I spent almost twenty years working a wide range of finance jobs. Very often, especially in later years, I caught myself thinking that so much of what I…

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Why Specialization Surprisingly Hurts Business Innovation

By Alina Okun | April 11, 2020 |
specialization in labor

Out of many books I read over the past twelve months, Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World by David Epstein was one of my favorites. In his book, Epstein suggests that generalists, not specialists, are the ones who excel. Generalists often take longer to achieve their goals as they try different paths along the…

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