office at 3.45 p.m. when he found the
standing in front of a shredder with a piece of paper
in his hand.
"Listen," said the Acting CEO,
"this is a very sensitive and important
and my secretary is not here. Can you make this thing
"Certainly," said the young engineer. He
turned the machine on, inserted
the paper, and
pressed the start button.
excellent!" said the Acting CEO as his paper
inside the machine, "I just need one
Never, ever assume that your boss
knows what he's
"Don't think of them as problems, think of them as opportunities."
"OK, I think I've hit an insurmountable opportunity!"