Showing posts with label alone. Show all posts
Showing posts with label alone. Show all posts

Jun 3, 2017

The Journey Home

http://www.workingquietly.com/2017/06/the-journey-home.html
"I come from a different place."

..said the man who had just unleashed a 30-second tirade of expletives, after working a 12 hour shift and asking one simple thing of a software developer (and being told it was against the rules) - one thing that would make his present work day just a little bit easier to manage.

Aug 29, 2015

Is Your Office DOPE?

http://WorkingQuietly.com/2015/08/introvert-office-dope-depend-people-work-alone.html
A lot of us are in the office every day. The office is where the "work" is, and it's also where the people are. So, you'll probably be dealing with a lot of people in the course of completing your work. This is unavoidable.

But, when was the last time you were able to do something entirely on your own, without the need to reach out to one or more colleagues to get the job done? Wouldn't that be nice?

Jul 18, 2015

Working Alone Is A Virtue

In today's world of work, collaborating with other people to do our work is as common and expected as the stale air we breathe in at the office every day.

We assume that working with others is naturally a good thing, and we take every opportunity to interface, collaborate and build consensus for every tiny little decision we take. For some people, this is a blessing, but for others it is a curse.