Clean Language is like… Origami

Clean Language is like… Origami

Metaphor is to the human mind what folding is to science. Everything is made of folds – the earth, our DNA, illness and health in the folding and unfolding of protein molecules, the human brain, our clothes, the folding and unfolding of our memories, metaphors...
The Hardness Of Soft Skills

The Hardness Of Soft Skills

I have been thinking a lot about the phrase “soft skills”, and just how hard – read ‘difficult’ – they are to learn and master. And I wonder how they were given the name ‘soft skills’ when they are more labor intensive and difficult to learn than say doing...