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.
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve stared up at the glass-enclosed, diamond-encrusted C-suites of companies I’ve worked for, and wondered: “What the hell??? Seriously???” When you’re young and ambitious, you hope that your corporate executives are smart and capable captains of the ship,
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.
Having motivational issues at work? Are you a clock watcher? Or perhaps you know someone who is. OK, never mind, yes of course you know someone. They are in every organization. Most managers can’t stand clock watchers.
Do you have too many emails? Raise your hand if your emails are out of control! Give me a Shout Out if you think there has to be a better way! The modern workplace has become a bottomless email abyss,