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Becoming The Manager Part 1

October 30, 2011


So you’ve been doing your job for a while and you’re looking to make the next step of hopefully doing fewer menial tasks, more meaningful work and of course, making that bit of extra coin.  That next step is management and for some is an easy progression due to lack of competition or a surge […]

Killing the Ineffectual Meeting

October 27, 2011


The business world is rife with Bob the accountant or Pete the project manager getting their social kicks out of work meetings. I don’t know about you but I like to keep my socialising predominantly amongst my friends and outside the office. Socialising with work people can be fun but I’d rather do that over […]

Dealing with Pressure

October 24, 2011


You know the classic Bowie song! “Pressure pushing down on you, pressing down on you…” I can’t remember the rest of the words because I have a memory for song words as much as a poodle has a brain for calculus. But this is the song felt and sung by many a business analysts who […]

From office Joe to office Pro!

October 17, 2011


A lot of us work in a 9-5 style environment and it can be a real drill. For me, its not tiresome and painful because of the actual work itself.  Its because all the factors that make up a typical work place and allow you to do your job can drive you to insanity.  Dealing […]