Archive for June, 2016

When You Want To Avoid Nasty Surprises

June 23rd, 2016 - Comments Off on When You Want To Avoid Nasty Surprises

We’ve all been there. We get horrible news, and even worse, it comes as a complete surprise. When it happens you’re always left wondering: “What could I have done to avoid this?” When I was at eBay some called me Mr. Fix It. But …

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How To Talk To Your Boss About A Problem

June 16th, 2016 - Comments Off on How To Talk To Your Boss About A Problem

If there’s one thing that managers have in common, it’s that they all hate surprises. So, if you’re about to spring something on your manager, be mindful of how you do it. Alert your boss to a problem early—while he …

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