Give your manager room to add to the conversation. Don’t make the conversation a monologue, says Hamill. “Pause and ask them questions,” she says. “Ask what they think it would take to work. Ask for their worries or concerns. Do they feel it would be a burden to the team? Then talk about how you can address that.” … [Read more...] about How to tell your boss you’re not ready to return to the office
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The enigmatic Anton exerts a mysterious hold on the narrator; as he wickedly tells him, “I’m going to be living rent free in your head from now on.” The scenario spirals outwards, with implausible journeys to Paris and Scotland, and the narrator spirals inwards, weaving notions of how the extreme right seeds its ideas and conspiracy theories online. He goes disappearing, as the bard would put it, through the smoke rings of his mind. … [Read more...] about Hari Kunzru’s new novel of paranoia, politics and puppetmasters
The Congress party's song targets BJP's landmark policies and highlights the Congress’s pro-poor and common man agenda. The song also talks about unemployment, rural distress, and impact of demonetisation, alongside farmers’ suicide to outline how the ruling party has neglected the poor. … [Read more...] about Here’s what campaign songs of Congress and BJP talk about
Our assignment At the end of our coaching sessions with Bill, he would give us an assignment for the next session, something to think about and work on. With this article, we give you our interpretation of how Bill would coach us today. But everyone’s situation is different, so your assignment from us is to think about Bill’s principles and decide how to best apply them for your situation. How are you going to take care of your people and teams, and lead them? What are you going to do differently? Now that you know what Bill would do, what will you do? … [Read more...] about What would Bill Campbell do?
“It’s not utopian,” he goes on. “It’s just, honestly, let’s be real. There is nothing new here. This is not revolutionary. It shouldn’t even be disruptive. That’s how low the bar is. All we’re trying to do is be decent human beings in a business that makes content. And we believe that through that process, every deal we do, every friend we make in the business—they might then go and treat someone else differently too. Maybe they’ll be inspired by the way we do things.” … [Read more...] about Wayfarer Studios, the company behind Disney Plus’s ‘Clouds,’ makes social justice the star