Announcing the Change Academy podcast

After a nearly two-year hiatus, I am back with an exciting announcement! I have a new podcast called Change Academy and in this short episode of Workplace Hero, I explain what the new show is all about and play you a snippet from Episode #1 of Change Academy.

You can find Change Academy at and (of course) everywhere you listen to podcasts! But if you need help finding it, here is a page with a list of many of the most popular podcatchers and links to my new show.

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How To Self Promote, without being human spam w/ Justin Jackson

Hello, my cubicle clerks, open space salespeople, corner office connectors, home den dealers and coffee shop peddlers. My name is Brock Armstrong, and I am not the workplace hero. Let’s face it, these days I am more like a landlord who just checks in every once in a while to make sure everything is ok. You are the real heroes around here.

I am going to come right out and say it. Right off the bat. I am going to be totally upfront with you. The reason I chose the topic of Self Promotion for this episode is that I have something to sell you (and if you listen to the audio version of this episode I will give you a discount code for $50 off).

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Work Expands (or contracts) to the Time Allowed

Parkinson’s Law is a book by C. Northcote Parkinson. And this book is best known for its opening line: Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. Do you recognise it? I bet you do. Honestly, I didn’t know it had a name until I started writing this episode.

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