Dream Job-What to find out at your first meeting with your manager

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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, […]

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 […]