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From the Best Bosses Ever: 4 Vital Early-Career Leadership Lessons

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I was 20 years old, just out of undergrad, and sitting among a group Ph.D.’s. My first boss at Bell Labs was an equal-opportunity yeller.

When he shouted at me in my first-ever department meeting, I got up, told him when he wanted to talk, not yell, I’d be in my office and walked out.

Perhaps this was not the best initial career move…   

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Gen Y’s Resignation Letter: The Time Has Come

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The time has come.

I have decided to pack up my bags and call it a day here at the company. It was a good run, but we both know it’s time for me to move on.

As I depart I want to share with you the reasons I am leaving… because they probably aren’t what you think. I also want to share with you a little bit more about my new endeavors as a solopreneur…   

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