I always took the position that my boss worked for me.
My job was to do the thing I was hired to do, and my boss had assets
that could help me do the job better.
His job, then, was to figure out how best give me access to the people, systems and resources
that would allow me to do my job the best possible way.
Of course, that also means that the people I hire are in charge as well.
My job isn't to tell them what to do, my job is for them to tell me what to do
to allow them to keep their promise of delivering great work.
If you go into work on Monday with a list of things for your boss to do for you (she works for you, remember?)
what would it say?
What happens if you say to the people you hired, "I work for you, what's next on my agenda to support you
and help make your numbers go up?"
Listening to: Freya by The Sword
Reading: a scrip
Watching: Fear & Loathing
Playing: Fallout III • Motherdhip Zeta
Eating: Protien Shake
Drinking: See above