A Meeting about a meeting

When I came to Duke in 2010, I was alarmed by the number of meetings that were on my predecessor’s calendar. Do I really need to spend this much time in meetings? With a few keystrokes, I cleared my calendar of some of those meetings and thought myself a rebel with a cause – to be in less meetings. Here I sit 12 years later with my calendar rather full of meetings – it must be in the air on campus! And to make matters worse, my boss the Pope, just decided that the entire Catholic Church should spend the… Read More