Beer in a Bar

When I was working at Simon & Schuster administering their sales automation projects, I attended the annual user group conference held by our sales automation vendor. I’d attended a couple of these week-long conferences before, but this was the first year I’d gone by myself (from S&S.) It was also the first time I’d encountered … Continue reading “Beer in a Bar”

How Did I Not Get Fired?

I’ve had several jobs over the years, with plenty of bosses. Some were great (I’m look at you, Linda and Matt), some were decent enough, and some… well… I’ll paraphrase a line from “The Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun” which said: Every boss has value, even if only to serve as a bad example. … Continue reading “How Did I Not Get Fired?”