Be thoughtful. Be kind. And whatever else you do, put down that sandwich.
Would you believe me if I told you that it’s almost always the same, fixable thing?
The lesson every Starbucks Barista has already learned.
It’s damaging your company to believe they even exist, never mind trying to hire them all.
Decency debt, how it accumulates, and how it gets called.
Your management revolution and what it can do to your team.
How smart people turn into mid-level plateau jackasses.
You may experience some discomfort on this ride.
Most new managers are idiots, myself included. But truly great managers invest in leadership.
Growth, executive expectations, and a pun for good measure.
Also a tiny potato, in case that’s all you need.
I have a thing to tell you but you have to keep it quiet.
The one about bullets and quicksand.
Managing junior vs senior staff, and why you just might be an a-hole,
Black Markets of information, and one Don Quixote joke.
It’s uncomfortable to see your part in a power structure, but it doesn’t help to pretend that power doesn’t exist.