Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Dad's Career Advice from the Army

"If you walk around fast holding a pile of papers or a clipboard and act annoyed, people will assume you're doing something important and stop bothering you."

2 comments:

Linda Tate said...

Scott, that was my JPL strategy...and everyone thought I was such a great employee... muahahaha! Send list my ass!

Alonzo Mosley (FBI) said...

This brings to mind two things: One, Michael Keaton's character gave a very similar piece of advice in "The Paper". And two, your post title now has stuck that Ben Folds song in my head.