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The R's of Life by Sally Cronin - Chapter Three - Recognition

Simple Definition of recognition – http://www.merriam-webster.com

The act of accepting that something is true or important or that it exists

Chapter Three – Recognition

As a young manager over forty years ago, I was tasked to manage an established team who were all at least twenty years older than I was. 1,350 more words

Life In General

toxic people

It is annoying to have “toxic” people around, be exposed to their “toxic” ideas, behavior, and attitude, and to keep up with their “toxicity”.

I have such a person in my life who is a colleague of mine, who we work closely in some projects, and whom I socialize. 122 more words


3 Habits that will help you Communicate Better with Colleagues

Apart from actually doing the work you’re paid to do, communication is one of the most conducted activities at work. Screwing up communication is dangerous because like roads are essential to making car transportation work, communication is essential to getting any work done. 505 more words


My First Year in a "Start-Up"

Well, I survived my first year at Nutanix, and while we are not really a “start-up” any more, I have certainly learned a lot about myself, and about what hard work in the world of a Silicon Valley Pre-IPO company really looks like. 1,584 more words


Words for Wednesday - Intimidation

Today I had a meeting with two of the APAC Vice-Presidents at my company, VPs are very high up in our organisation, and I am merely a Manager for two Client Support teams, so my role is a ways lower than theirs. 334 more words

Words For Wednesday

Common Lies About Teamwork You Should Avoid Believing

Teamwork is the height of collaboration in any company. When projects, and even operations occur, the bulk of the work is done by a group of people who contribute their little part to form a whole. 510 more words

Getting Ahead

Flash Fiction: I Ate Cake

Ever have one of those jobs that ties your gut into knots? The kind that you have to stay at for some insane yet valid reason and all attempts to leave fall flat as a pancake? 570 more words