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#92 No More Appraisals


I remember the dread as the date for my appraisal loomed large.  When I worked for a large US Computer manufacturer my quarterly bonus was linked to how well I got ‘graded’ in my appraisal. I would lie awake at … Continue reading

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#78 Imaginery friends? Imaginery PA’s


When I worked in a large computer company – we had a buddy system.  when our Buddy was on holiday we picked up their voicemail and sorted out any small queries.  Simply enough you might think – that is until I … Continue reading

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Redundancy Positive #9 No more Recruiters


I will have you know, that I have been head-hunted in the past! Yes it’s out there, it’s true! When I worked in Dell Computers in Dublin, I was an easy target for recruitment agencies. I would get at least … Continue reading

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Positive #6 No more Corporate cliches


Okay – so let me run this up the flagpole. Lets put it out there to see if it has legs. Lets blue-sky this one. Lets ramp up the activity. Lets hit 120% on this. Because as we all know … Continue reading

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An New Era


Okay so it took 2 bottles of red wine to think of 5 things positive about being redundant.  So I will be either in rehab or the closest park bench by the time we get to 200!  200 happy positive … Continue reading

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