July 5, 2011

New Aphorism

Lionel Deimel’s Farrago includes a page of original aphorisms. I added a new entry today, and I think it is one of my better ones:
The fastest way to gain the coöperation of your colleagues is to do all the work yourself.
Unlike some of my pearls of wisdom, this one is not so much the product of philosophical musings as of actual experience.

You can read all my aphorisms here.


Coöperating workers

2 comments:

  1. Why do I suddenly feel guilty?

    FWIW
    jimB

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  2. The formulation was based on many experiences over the years, including those in which I was a colleague.

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