Reliable career mediocrity

    Reliable career mediocrity. Where you work determines the DNA of your business approach. Mediocre gets as mediocre does. Excellence gets as excellence does. An odd number of light bulb sockets presented a problem challenge for Disneyland. A creative Cast Member tried a remarkably inexpensive and creative idea. It worked. You see it right? […]

Boss to subordinate to quiet mediocrity

  (photo: We can approach our day trying to maintain things or trying to become remarkable – which is what our customers want) Boss: Do everything you’re supposed to do plus one or two projects that add great value to our department. Subordinate: Hmm… Ok. Sounds good. (Then quietly thinks to herself, “So you’re saying do […]