For ten years, my father and I bickered back and forth about why I wasn’t going into management. The arguments seemed rational—better pay, better benefits, more chance for advancement—but they didn’t move me. 571 more words
Tags » Office Politics
First, a few definitions so you understand what I’m talking about.
A “vertical” company is known for having a large staff of middle managers between the CEO and the front line. 2,003 more words
Like most people, when I get cranky I can be tempted to make less-than-wise decisions. This is not a good idea. Ethics are central to a writer’s trade because if we are not ethical in how we handle ourselves and the information entrusted to us, we are unlikely to remain employed for long. 671 more words