Besties aren't always born as besties. Sometimes, they were mortal enemies before that had changed and realized that they’re much better without the negativity and tension. We'll take a glimpse of a real-life story of that here!
Rockstar teenage dreams meet a natural ability to manage, and turns you into a one of a kind stage manager. But what happens when your teenage idol hires you, and turns out to be a huge a**hole?
No amount of money is worth being mistreated: The stressful and exhausting dilemma of being in the middle of two horror superiors
Sometimes the horror doesn’t come only from clients, but actually from your boss himself. No matter how tempting it is, having your company paying for all the fancy wine you drink with your clients is probably not worth more than your mental health.
The calm before the storm: A story of how things still went sideways even though everything was going well
A story on how sometimes you do everything right and you still fail due to factors that could never have been managed by you.
My boss turned our client into a monster: A story of how my boss deceived me into spending exactly $1000 because that’s what our “monster” client asked.
When your horror client turns out to actually be your boss, who portrayed your client as a monster, to keep you from meeting them and realizing how great they actually were.
From horror to happy ending: A story of how due diligence is important and the rewarding gift of believing in someone’s potential.
The horror story that ends up with the client coming back with an apology and a job offer decades later.
Sometimes, it’s okay to let go of a client: A story of how experience saved a businessman from a potential career disaster.
Everyone is rational until the friend of a friend gets rich by doing something they are not doing, and that’s when you need to press pause and back down.
Rushing sometimes leads to failure: Josh’s roller-coaster journey about how the blinding limelight led to disappointment and the troubles of dealing with egoistic clients.
When everyone has a strong opinion on your work, even though they know nothing about doing your job, learn how to set boundaries before you have to end up charging them $120k for a blog.
When you’re at the bottom of the chain and everything seems out of reach: The narrative of how self-confidence and speaking up becomes your personal savior
Watch out for out of the blue matches made in Heaven, if it looks way too good to be true, it probably isn’t. A lesson on how chains of command that look much more like a children’s phone game can and will blow up.