Surprising danger of being good at your job – Business Insider

All that leads to a problem: High-self-control people feel more burdened by their work relationships than their less-disciplined peers. They sacrifice more for the coworkers, the researchers found, even when those sacrifices come at the expense of their own goals. And that same dynamic plays out in romantic relationships. Being reliable is draining.Which doesn’t mean […]

READ MORE

Richard Branson Is Right: Time Is the New Money | Inc.com

I want to work for a company that adopts this.   Richard Branson just announced he would be giving Virgin employees unlimited vacation. He’s either nuts or knows something others have yet to discover: You’ll make more money if you give people their time back. Why We Trade Time for Money The Industrial Age taught […]

READ MORE

rePost::You can not buy ideas or talent – 37signals

Not so with ideas or talent. These are the purchases of aspiration: Imagine if we took that scrappy idea with those underpaid, hungry champions, and we gave them all the resources in the world. They could paint all the colors of the rainbow and still have pixie dust left to spare!Turns out that good ideas […]

READ MORE

FTS 2012 01 02

FTS in my definitions is Fuck That Shit or Fuck This Shit, the words are too common and near for the win that they probably are widely used,   The rant today is due to having two managers to report to. Two managers with different management styles who seem to never talk to each other. […]

READ MORE