Got soul? Friday April 1, 2005, 1 comments

There was one of those discussions today in our office. You know the ones in which the project managers talk about how much work each person working on the project owes them, and how many favors are going to be returned for saving such-and-such’s *ss?

Well, it was one of those. Someone stated that I, in fact, not only owed my firstborn child to the Project Manager, but in fact owed my entire soul to them.

The PM’s response? ” I don’t really think I want it. I’m afraid of getting dirty by association.”

Ouch.


Comments

Jorge Friday April 1, 2005


Time to test cut the Katana….

Most PMs are a waste of space. Like Unions.

There are some good PMs though.

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