Dream Jobs-The missing group you need to succeed

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/4188173964/) Middle office (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/4188173964/) by Ethan Hein (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/) Some client work for my Omnigraffle portfolio. An example of stakeholder mapping. Dream jobs have people who are stakeholders: people who have a vested interest in your work, but are not your customer. Because they are not your customer, your manager, […]

Overwhelmed and out of control in your dream job

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/mvjantzen/3469233785/) Yippie! (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/mvjantzen/3469233785/) by M.V. Jantzen (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/mvjantzen/) Want a little bit of out of control in your life? How about some information overload? You get that in spades when you first start out in your dream job. It makes sense, of course. You are in a new job, often […]

Your team: extra dream job challenge for managers

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/iliveisl/4448978221/) remote_029 (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/iliveisl/4448978221/) by iliveisl (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/iliveisl/) Managers starting in their new dream job face an extra challenge for their work: they inherit a team (http://www NULL.mindtools NULL.com/pages/article/newTMM_84 NULL.htm) who have already been working together for a period of time. These people accomplish stuff. They are getting things done. You […]