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Resources to build & grow your career in SaaS

Don't let your high bar get in the way of execution

Don’t let your own high bar get in the way of execution Having a high bar is GREAT! It means you have no tolerance for low quality, you don’t want to put out sub par work with your name on it and you won’t let things ship until YOU are happy with...

Are you your employer's broadcaster?

Don’t exist on social media only as a broadcast channel for your employer While amplifying that message may seem required, people will soon start tuning you out. Take a stance, have an opinion. Be original. Disagree. Support other great ideas. B...

Building followers vs gaining followers

Building followers vs Gaining followers Building Followers Goal is to increase number of followers Every post should reach x number of likes, comments Projecting only the strong side because want to be perceived as a ‘thought leader’ App...

Resist the temptation to share

The biggest temptation for those who know a lot is to always share everything they know. In meetings, over emails, during conversations, around the water cooler and sometimes even on social media ;) Resist that temptation. Sense the room. Check...

Ask Google before you ask a colleague

Ask Google before you ask your colleagues for help It’s so easy, so easy, to just walk up to a colleague (or call them) and go “Can you help? I’m doing this for the 1st time.” While this may be perceived as “collaboration”, it really isn’t. It’s...

Let's face it, this isn't remote working.

Remote working is a conscious choice, both from the employer and the employee. That means, both parties are prepared and equipped to work remotely and manage remotely What we’re undergoing right now is a knee jerk reaction to the fact that we CAN...

Hey Customer Support, what the hell is wrong with you?

Disclaimer: This post could be very long and completely my imagination. I’ve been a customer of this top teleco(Let’s call them Runfone) for over 10 years now. I was not going to be using my number and needed to deactivate it but keep the number ...