Monday, February 28, 2011

Boss is less reliable a protection than your own survival skills

On a perm job, i can tell mgr my family's need for job security and seek monthly feedback to avoid layoff. But If a new mgr takes over or profit declines, you can't control much of anything. This pattern is ruthlessly, mercilessly universal.

Your knowledge and track record might be less portable than something like a citizenship, GC, a degree.

Boss and employer are unreliable but investing-in-yourself may affect your performance on the job.

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