Great Worker…Horrible Employee

Great Worker…Horrible Employee

It’s said that various adventurers and conquerors throughout history have used the “ship burning” method to motivate their troops to do their best in the adventure/fight that lie ahead of them because, basically, “there ain’t no goin’ back!” Well, rhetorically speaking, I’m about to do the same thing to myself here in this post…that is, I’m going to burn the metaphorical ship that is my career! Read More »

Don’t Be Liked…Be Likeable!

Don’t Be Liked…Be Likeable!

“Some persons are likeable in spite of their unswerving integrity.”

–         Don Marquis

“What’s wrong with being liked?” you ask. Well, there’s nothing inherently bad about being liked but in this age of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest and on and on…striving to be “liked” has become an unhealthy social obsession. Read More »