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1/26/2015
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Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant

The purchase order to "Thrones 'R Us" should have been a clue.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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4/1/2015 | 4:41:53 AM
Re: The King and I
"I absolutely do NOT believe micro management is necessary in all situations. It is very hard to work efficiently when someone is constantly looking over your shoulder to make sure things are done "right"."

Stacey, the best option is provide them with necessary instructions and what you expect from them. Let them decide how they want to achieve their goals.
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3/29/2015 | 5:43:54 PM
Re: The King and I
@Gigi3

I absolutely do NOT believe micro management is necessary in all situations. It is very hard to work efficiently when someone is constantly looking over your shoulder to make sure things are done "right".
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3/3/2015 | 4:30:26 AM
Re: The King and I
"That's micro-management for you, have to have their hands in everything!"

Stacey, does micro management is needed and helpful in all sense? I won't think, it will only spoil the trust among peers and subordinates.
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2/28/2015 | 1:59:08 PM
Re: The King and I
That's micro-management for you, have to have their hands in everything!
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2/28/2015 | 12:08:32 PM
Re: Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant
@freespiritny25

Haha! I think that we have all had a boss at one point or another who thought they were seated on a throne. Funny what a little bit of power can do to a person.
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2/16/2015 | 7:07:31 AM
Re: Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant
"LOL! I know a few bosses that believe they are seated at that throne."

Freespiritny, LOL. That's true also.
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2/15/2015 | 4:08:43 PM
Re: Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant
LOL! I know a few bosses that believe they are seated at that throne.
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2/15/2015 | 4:08:42 PM
Re: Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant
LOL! I know a few bosses that believe they are seated at that throne.
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2/9/2015 | 1:42:15 AM
Re: The King and I
"I think its accounting wondering whats in that pillow his hand is resting on!"

Impactnow, his hands are over the data; to safe guard it.
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2/2/2015 | 12:51:23 PM
Re: The King and I
I like the Power Glove!
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