Organizations usually have some sort of reporting structure. That can vary based on the size or maybe the model that is being used. Typically an individual contributor reports to a supervisor or […]
just plain joe.
My name is Joe. I have two blogs that I maintain. thebusinessdude.blog, a business/career improvement space and apfe.home.blog, a general blog that contains a variety of thoughts on different topics. I live in Lawrence, KS, work as a Continuous Improvement Manager. I am working on two books and continuing education. I enjoy life with my Q, my kids, Kazho and Sox
Some time ago, I posted an entry which discussed staying in the game. In poker, you may not go all in, on purpose. Sometimes it is about holding and outlasting the balance […]
A sign caught my eye on the way to work one morning. There are advertisements everywhere and why this one caught my eye, I am not sure. I suppose it was the […]
I decided to go down the path of Gung Ho!. I have always been a servant minded manger, sometimes to my undoing, and began to take advantage of the team that I had. I began to share the information from meetings that I had with the company with my crew. Did we make money, or lose it – if so where, how, and what did it mean?
This post came to me via email from a reader who wanted to share several entrepreneurial quotes. It has been some time since I posted – and as I get back into […]
I have recently moved towards converting to entirely electronic project planning, notes, calendars, and task lists. While trying to make my notes and history more “preserved” and accessible, I have converted to […]
You would not use a hammer to put a screw in – would you? Sure it would work, but would it be the best practice or give the best results? No. The […]