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5 Additions for the Uber Employee Handbook

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Uber is big in the news lately. I know they would prefer not to be. Uber is one of Silicon Valley’s darlings. The market cap is $70 billion (yes billion) and it has helped define the word “disruptive”. It has created a transportation company without owning a single car. The company has become a metaphor for all start-ups in […]

That one big, bad mistake

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Apologies in advance to PWC. Dear PWC, I am sorry to write this but the metaphor is just too timely and important. OK, OK, some will say that I am piling on but I don’t meant to. I only want to illustrate a lesson about work and careers. I hope you will forgive the license and accept my […]

A Circus of Endings and Beginnings

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No more human cannon balls. No more trapeze artists. No more clowns to send in. No Dumbo. No parade into town with wagons and marching bands. The Greatest Show On Earth is ending. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced that after 146 years of performances, it is folding up the big tent. And for many of us, the fantasy […]