Re: Lumberg! (was Ruffled Feathers)

Subject: Re: Lumberg! (was Ruffled Feathers)
From: Bill Swallow <bill_swallow -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2001 19:33:16 -0800 (PST)

> Basic respect for others would seem to
> demand that one not act like a child
> about rules and procedures created long
> before one came on the scene.

I don't think that's the point - to act like a child
about established rules and procedures. I think the
point is to defend your actions, as they are not
governed by the current rules, and do so without
ruffling any feathers.

> The advice Andrew is giving is
> unprofessional and destructive.
> Following it may well get you fired.

Only if you take him literally.

> Professional respect is vital. Without
> it, you have an office full of Andrew's,
> which to me would be like working in a
> nuthouse.

And professional respect is one thing that this
person's project lead is lacking. This person copied
the lead in on the message out of professional
courtesy. The lead should extend that person the same
courtesy by not attacking without hearing the whole story.

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