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MD: “I want you to create x”; I complete and send then get from MD, “but I wanted y, z, and AA also”. Well why the hell didn’t you say that? I’m not a mind reader.

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That’s why you sandbag the work and send it to him last minute so there’s no time to make meaningful changes.


Those are rookie moves in this racket. Don’t send work and blame it on technical difficulties, then you don’t even have to do it once


Or you don’t do it until they ask for an update - that way you know they actually want it…half the time they ask for crap then forget about it.


Thank you ZS for putting my point much more eloquently 😎

It was a test. You aren’t getting promoted.


Welcome to consulting!

Did you ask all the right questions and manage up or was this the first time you worked with MD?

Do we work for the same MD?

Nah I’m just messing with you but I’ve worked with MDs like that

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