Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Work With Old People? Give Yourself a Break

Do you work with wrinkly old people? Then you know, just as I do, that when they're depressed about their dismal job prospects it's bad for you the career advisor too.

So what can you do?

Here's a tip! Buck up their spirits by giving them examples of all the ways that the young, unwrinkled people screw up on a regular basis. Miserable oldsters love it. And, trust me, the good humour of your wrinklies will rub off on you.