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Do you manage up or down?


“There may be said to be two classes of people in the world; those who constantly divide the people of the world into two classes, and those who do not.”

Though the above notion has been attributed to many people over the years, including Groucho Marx, several citations suggest it was Robert Benchley, the American humorist, who first captured that idea 101 years ago in a Vanity Fair article. I confess I am solidly in the former class, always looking for “two kinds of…” frameworks as a way to simplify the complexity of the world. Yes, I know the risks of …

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