The Simplicity of Excellence and Satisfaction

Today is a very sad day for me – I just found out that Melba, the token booth clerk at the Bowling Green 4 and 5 Subway Station, has left the MTA. I am heartbroken. Most people don’t notice the token booth clerk as they leave the subway but Melba is hard to ignore. Every

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Making Temporary Assignments Permanent

It is critical that you understand what doing a good job looks like, but the ugly truth is that managers will rarely be able to tell you what that is. Most managers can’t articulate what makes a great employee- they just know it when they see it. If you are working hard in the wrong direction you won’t get to heaven. Here are some tips to set you out on the right course.

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Leadership

Nic Askew, a film maker I know, sent an e-mail a while ago asking for introductions to leaders to interview for his films. Rightly so, Nic is very concerned with the lack of leadership shown in this country and wanted to make it a theme in his next series of films. Particularly he wanted to

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