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Suddenly In Charge: Managing Up, Managing Down, Succeeding All Around: Managing Up, Managing Down, Succeeding All Around by Matuson R Chinsky

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CHAPTER EIGHTSeven Signs Your Time Is Up

Knowing When It’s Time to Go

Why is it easy to see when someone around us is about to be fired, yet we don’t recognize those signs when it happens to us? Perhaps you were too busy looking in front of you to notice the waves of layoffs, one of which eventually took you out. Or maybe you were hoping to turn around a situation that had gone bad. In most circumstances, it is better to leave on your own terms, as you control the outcome. However, there are times when it is best to wait out the coming storm, so you can be the recipient of a generous departing gift as you exit. The key is to be purposeful and to remain in control of your destiny. Knowing the signs that indicate a change may be in your immediate ...

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