“There’s nothing worse than a promotion!” Years ago, when people were asked what was the most stressful event in their lives, invariably, death of a loved one and moving were ranked up there at one and two, almost interchangeably. No more. The world has changed and so apparently has our perception of the most stressful event in our lives. I came upon an article in the May 14th issue of BusinessWeek magazine. You'll find it on the bottom of … [Read more...] about #35 Please Don’t Promote Me!
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“How to be worth your weight in Gold!” As a technical professional, do you want to be worth your weight in GOLD to your employer? Do you want to be so valuable that your boss thinks he or she can't let you go? If your answer is "YES" then there is only one answer regarding your behavior. Your behavior as a technical professional has to be as a "bridge between the technical and the non-technical worlds". This is so fundamentally important … [Read more...] about #34 You are GOLD!