anecdote 221:b

From: Joshua (
Date: Mon Feb 02 2004 - 21:46:42 PST

  I completely put off this project at work.  Then finally when other
people started to realize I was the bottleneck I took over the project
completely and started calling the shots to cover how late it was. I
did allot of maneuvering to prevent anyone on the project from
reporting to anyone outside the project but me.  Finally, someone
higher up got annoyed at how long the other guys were taking and asked
me what I thought was wrong with them. I said "Its not their fault.
We're behind schedule because I wanted it that way".  He said, "Oh,
okay.".  That was it.  No consequences at all - I sure didn't expect
  I figure the moral of this story is don't do today what you can put
off indefinitely. For the rest of this round all anecdotes should
contain a moral.

Everyone knows, when you make an assumption, you make an ass out of u and mption.            -s.l.j in t.l.k.g

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