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At the place I work, I have occasionally written letters to my co-workers which I lay out in the break room. I’m not sure how popular or welcomed they are, but writing them seems to me to be a ...
by xulon
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 04, 2012 at 08:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by Bcgntn
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 04, 2012 at 04:00 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Especially these days, all Americans should be required to take a real-world Economics course - in high school if not earlier. I'm not talking about "Home Ec," that throwback to women-in-the-...
by Satyrblade
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Oct 14, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
A random thought on business management, informed by decades as both an employee and a business owner: A large portion of American business practices (and non-American business practices, as well) ...
by Satyrblade
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Oct 07, 2011 at 02:52 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The economic crisis and problems worldwide can be solved relatively easily. The solution for solving them is already there. It is the innovation for our money and monetary systems like understood ...
by WilfredBerendsen
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Oct 05, 2011 at 01:34 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer In our previous segment, we noted a Birmingham law firm's ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 25, 2011 at 09:31 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Here is an essay for those of you who are clinging to the status quo, who imagine that a few mild reforms, instituted by a managerial elite, will change society significantly enough to "make a ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 06:52 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
I worked at the post office in two different cities in the late 1960s and early 1970s. At that time the nationally set wage was good money in some places and not much in others. In Seattle we had ...
by Coastrange
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Feb 26, 2011 at 08:29 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Every time I do a diary entry- somebody says 'It'll save money, complete the mission of the ARB, management knows best, etc. This is my non-comprehensive list of responses to the sheep. If I refer, ...
by cliffenz
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 06:02 PM PST with 1 Recommend
When Joel Klein was named Chancellor of NYC Schools in 2002, he was touted for his management ability. He has been described as a “transformational leader” and was always hailed as a ...
by New England Liberal Elitist
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Nov 21, 2010 at 08:59 PM PST with 5 Recommends
In a bit of personal synchronicity, my partner Sally pointed out that the latest edition of the wonderfully positive Ode magazine (which bills ...
by leftyparent
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 12:39 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
It is by now obvious that even after we stop the gentle trickle of oil that’s currently expressing itself into the Gulf of Mexico (thank you so much, BP) we are not going to be able ...
by fake consultant
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jun 15, 2010 at 10:18 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Business is the force of change. Business is essential to solving the climate crisis, because this is what business is best at: innovating, changing, addressing risks, searching for opportunities.
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 30, 2010 at 10:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Remember the "Soup Nazi" on Seinfeld...."No soup for you!" The more he told them "No soup....one year!" the more they had to have it. Will that be the case for KBR and their new "No sex for you!" ...
by Ms Sparky
Comment Count 50 comments on Mon Mar 22, 2010 at 02:27 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Proposals would declare "open season on bears" by eliminating limits on the bear hunt quota, opening new areas in the state to bear hunting, and permitting the use of GPS devices and ...
by bigwildlife
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Feb 03, 2010 at 04:21 PM PST with 12 Recommends
From today's Associated Press: "State cougar hunting plan draws protests By Brad Cain, Associated Press Writer Saturday, October 10, 2009 SALEM — Wildlife ...
by bigwildlife
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Oct 10, 2009 at 09:47 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
WILLIAMS, OREGON – Today the wildlife advocacy group, Big Wildlife , blasted the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (...
by bigwildlife
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Oct 07, 2009 at 04:45 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Today, the wildlife protection group, Big Wildlife , condemned Washington officials for continuing the state's black bear hunt, which runs from ...
by bigwildlife
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Aug 11, 2009 at 07:35 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
My husband and I are looking into purchasing a car - that is, if my husband's startup gets more funding and several other things fall into place. We have two vehicles right now, but one of them is ...
by prsuasv
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2009 at 11:34 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
If you want to find an example of extended mismanagement, the SkyLab Project is close to perfection. Chicken Little, indeed. The Skylab 79-ton satellite was launched in 1973. Those were the days ...
by vets74
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri May 01, 2009 at 09:17 AM PDT with 2 Recommends