When I first joined PricewaterhouseCooper back in 2001, I was sent a guide on when you know you have been a consultant too long. I happened to see this today when searching for an old email. YOU KNOW YOU’VE BEEN A CONSULTANT FOR TOO LONG WHEN: 1) you refer to the yield of the tomato plants in your home garden as "deliverables"; 2) you can tell the copier repair person at the client site exactly what’s wrong with the machine and what parts need to be replaced; 3) the new client Read more […]
Like most people that work in an office most of the time, I am a fan of the Dilbert cartoons. Every now and then though one comes along that really hits my type of work right on the head.