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- Perhaps it is on my mind because I am going on a short, but needed vacation next week, but let’s talk about time off. We can all complain about not getting time off or not enough vacation, but for a manager, there’s also how to *deal* with vacation and time off. Some thoughts, in no particular
- This is another week of travel for me, so I had less time to write, but I really wanted to share a poem I came across that reminds me gratitude can be found (and shown) everywhere. “Thank you” can be loaded, passive-agressive, kind, emotional or somewhere in between. It’s the tone and the
- I’ve been writing a guide lately, so I went on this search for how to structure them well. Here’s a few I came across. These are mostly employee handbooks, but they showcase how to write a newsroom guide to XYZ pretty well, too. 18F Handbook: 18F has always been committed to transparency. I