Picture the scene: Summer of 2011. Early evening. Two people – a guy and a girl. Loitering outside Goodge Street tube station. “Can I kiss you?” he asked. Balls. I didn't really want to kiss him. It had been a lack lustre first date. Zero spark if you know what I mean. However I didn't … Continue reading Can I kiss you?
Random conversation on the train out west with a work colleague the other week. He was venting about someone that had disappointed him recently. And it got me thinking... Dealing with disappointment isn't easy. However we can't avoid it. All of us will suffer from disappointment at some point. And more than just once in our … Continue reading Dealing with it.
I was having a bit of chit chat with @LearningGrump today about the way in which people react. The question he’d posed was specific; “Are people really that pathetic that if you tell them they're under-performing they threaten to leave the company?” I sit with the HR Team in our office and see how people … Continue reading Act. Dont react.