Re: Productivity Gains?

Subject: Re: Productivity Gains?
From: John Posada <jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Geoff Hart <ghart -at- videotron -dot- ca>
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 12:45:47 -0500

> <cues the music> "To dream, the impossible dream, ..." <g>
> There's no good way to do this, but there are a few less sucky ways.
> First, ask management what areas they see as problems so you can look

Watch Bloomberg or CNBC and you'll see the problem.

> for specific solutions tailored to those problems. That will give you
> maximum bang for your buck. (If they don't actually see any problems,
> it's up to you whether it would be politically astute to ask them
> "then what the frack are you trying to fix?")

Productivity gains are not answers to a problem. It's something you
just do, and in these times, you do it or you lay [more] people off

John Posada
Senior Technical Writer
NYMetro STC President

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