Archive for October, 2014
Of course I got a bit of a benefit from a mistake that was made by the client. I got to the airport the other evening and I saw a guy standing there holding a sign with my boss’ name on it. He was from a Dulles car service and I realized that they were expecting the boss instead of me. That had been the plan, but at the last minute some stuff had come up and so instead of going to DC he had gone South to deal with an in issue in the Atlanta office. I do not really know what the problem was down there, but they pulled me off what I was doing and the boss briefed me on this trip while he was on his way to the airport. I do not guess that he ever told the people he was going to meet in DC about this, but that is not surprising. He is focused on what is on his own plate and these people are trying to talk him in to doing something.
I felt sort of bad for these people. Read the rest of this entry »