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An Empty Desk Can’t Do The Work

Value your employee, even when she quits

Photo by Neal E. Johnson on Unsplash

This morning, I said a sad good-bye to a client’s para-professional employee whom I’ve known and worked with for nearly 20 years. She is a working dynamo — competent, professional, and efficient.

Her departure is due to acrimony with her boss, my client. Their professional relationship is more akin to a…

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Dennett

Dennett

I was always a writer but lived in a bookkeeper’s body before I found Medium and broke free — well, almost. Working to work less and write more.