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Unformatted text preview: • Historically, we were told what to do • Knowledge work is changing that • Where can my results be meaningful (maybe not save the world, but deliver a good product or service) • Where can my contribution make a difference? Take relationship responsibility • Must accept that other people are individuals like you • To be effective you have to know others as you know yourself (strengths, how they learn, values…) • Communicate with people Plan for the second half of your life • Individuals will often (if not usually) outlive organizations or positions • You may late in life be faced with finding a new job or career – Late life changes have their own unique difficulties • Even retirement is different – Strictly manual workers are happy to retire and rest – Knowledge workers still generally need stimulation even after retirement...
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course BA 3361 taught by Professor Davidritchey during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.
- Spring '08