A couple of months ago I did an online aptitude test, it was recommended as a tool to help highlight my strengths and weaknesses. HA! Like I need help with that, my weaknesses are oh so very apparent without the need for a test!
However, in a revelation that I did not see coming, another weakness was revealed, a rather troubling one.
The test concluded, not gently, that I lacked purpose.
I attended a training day recently, and for obvious reasons can’t go into any specifics, so please excuse the generalised info as I write about a particular part that impacted me.
One of the areas covered in this training, was of course company policies and procedures and what was ‘appropriate’ behaviour and speech to, and among colleagues and clients.
The woman presenting this area of the training went on to discuss how gossip in all forms among staff was unacceptable. However, she said, we know everyone does it, so just be very careful who you gossip to. Make sure they won’t dob you in and perhaps wait until you get home and then make a phone call to your colleague about the person you wish to speak about. That way you ensure that no one can eavesdrop.Read More
“I am the one that raises the whip to your already beating heart.
I am the obsessive
and I am the compulsive.
I am the voice in your head that questions everything you do.Read More