Joe Gurkoff, coauthor of How Can I Help? Topic: What you can (and can’t) do to counsel a friend, colleague, or family member with a problem Issues: Learning to listen, clarify and define the problem, map a realistic path to success, improve accountability, and regain your independence.
However you personally define success, you will probably find your definition to be different to that given by your partner, neighbour, friend or work colleague. In fact even dictionaries tend to give a rather wide collection of terms that tell us vaguely what success is. So keep reading as we try and tackle this subject in greater detail.
ALTHOUGH 30 Rock‘s Jack Donaghy (Alec Baldwin) is conventional enough in his office attire, his stinging one-liners on style define him as a fictional style icon, and one of the most popular TV characters of recent years. For instance, when long-suffering colleague Liz Lemon asks him why he’s wearing a tuxedo, he replies with “It’s after six. What am I, a farmer?”
The Fifth Estate. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the very powerful. When Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society, and what are the costs of exposing them?