If you’ve ever worked in Silicon Valley, you know all about it. There are things we don’t talk about, without first looking over our shoulders. (You never know who might be listening). Open secrets that make a middle manager blush.
When you’re in the trenches of Corporate America, sometimes you need to keep your seat belt buckled. Because you hear people say some pretty amazing shit. I need to document some of this stuff while I still can…
Multitasking is certainly one of the worst ideas to come out of corporate work culture in the last twenty years. I remember when I was in business school in 1999, multitasking was the big buzz word, I think mostly because nobody really understood what it meant.
Most of us in the corporate world are familiar with this: The Corporate Ladder. At the top of the Corporate Ladder is The Corner Office: the trophy room of Corporate America. That is the modern equivalent of hanging a big fat lion’s head over the mantle.