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The first time I cried at work

July 6th, 2009 · 11 Comments

I’m usually a reserved and calm person. But, I cried really hard once at work a little bit over a decade ago. I still remember it vividly. At that time, I just started working as Associates Product Manager at a medium-sized enterprise software company. My job was to manage the Application Programming Interface (API) product. […]

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Tags: Frustration@Work · Leadership · Learning and Growing · Management

Something strange happens to me last night: An emotional experience that I don’t know how to express

December 12th, 2008 · 4 Comments

I have to write this down. I’ve never felt like this emotionally. I had a long day yesterday. There were quite a bit of office politics I had to deal with at work. On top of that, my company announced that it would increase the insurance premium that we pay out-of-packet by a disgusting 200%. […]

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Tags: Frustration@Work · Learning and Growing · Work/Life Balance