BEST BUY - I got a promotion what should I expect ? - Page 2 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #11 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:29 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jul 2007
Vehicle: 1973 450 SL
Location: Castle Rock, CO
Posts: 5,453
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by max_benz View Post
I recently got promoted to an assistant manager. I dont know what to expect. I been a supervisor for about a year now, but Im not for sure if Im ready for assistant manager position. What should I expect ?
Remain humble. And remember, everyone gets promoted to their highest level of incompetence.

Charter member of the Vast Rightwing Conspiracy and proud of it.

God Bless the America we're trying to create.
--Hillary Rodham Clinton
bottomline1 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:31 PM
DP
Moderator
 
DP's Avatar
 
Date registered: Aug 2002
Vehicle: 190E, 400E, SLK350
Location: Chesapeak Bay
Posts: 64,125
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 991 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
Quote:
Originally Posted by bottomline1 View Post
Remain humble. And remember, everyone gets promoted to their highest level of incompetence.
is this based on your: "Age and experience beats youth and intelligence, everytime." ?
How can be humble at my job?

DP is offline  
post #13 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:32 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
MBLR's Avatar
 
Date registered: Sep 2006
Vehicle: 2k SlK230 / 2KSlk320 / 2000 Toyota Tacoma, 95 Land Rover D90 (done) Now looking for a series IIA
Location: Utah-ha hah!
Posts: 2,192
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Oh goody now you can be the one the manager blames all the screw ups that they make on...... the best way to survive that position is document everything and put it / get it in writting.... because it is the verbal items that come back to screw ya... and oh yeah keep a copy of everything....
MBLR is offline  
post #14 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:33 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
yoseyman's Avatar
 
Date registered: Nov 2005
Vehicle: Baby
Location: 1313 Mockingbird lane
Posts: 9,689
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by max_benz View Post
I recently got promoted to an assistant manager. I dont know what to expect. I been a supervisor for about a year now, but Im not for sure if Im ready for assistant manager position. What should I expect ?
To get fucked up the ass
yoseyman is offline  
post #15 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:36 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
mcbear's Avatar
 
Date registered: Apr 2004
Vehicle: E500Es
Location: The BlueGrass State
Posts: 29,579
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Digmenow View Post
You failed to mention the people who will berate you when you ask for identification.
We only berate you when you ask for positive identification. As if we keep 6.6Billion pieces of negative identification in our wallets.

McBear,
Kentucky

Being smart is knowing the difference, in a sticky situation between a well delivered anecdote and a well delivered antidote - bear.
mcbear is offline  
post #16 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:36 PM
~BANNED~
 
Date registered: Sep 2004
Vehicle: 2002 clk320
Location: Lancaster, Kentucky
Posts: 8,498
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I think Carl sagan said it best when he said , billions and billions of words that say WHAT.
the clk man is offline  
post #17 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:38 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
barberhauler's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,950
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by MBLR View Post
Oh goody now you can be the one the manager blames all the screw ups that they make on...... the best way to survive that position is document everything and put it / get it in writting.... because it is the verbal items that come back to screw ya... and oh yeah keep a copy of everything....


Given a typewriter and enough time, I am sure that you could retype everything ever typed on the OT.
barberhauler is offline  
post #18 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 07:41 PM
~BANNED~
 
Date registered: Sep 2004
Vehicle: 2002 clk320
Location: Lancaster, Kentucky
Posts: 8,498
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Don't forget when you type my posts expect a @$%#^ to admonish you with no respect.
the clk man is offline  
post #19 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 08:02 PM
Surely A Large Human
 
Qubes's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Vehicle: '08 C219
Location: Between Earth and Mars
Posts: 34,253
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 493 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
I, for one, think the new program of welcoming newcomers is going FABULOUSLY.
Qubes is offline  
post #20 of 54 (permalink) Old 05-26-2008, 08:05 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
yoseyman's Avatar
 
Date registered: Nov 2005
Vehicle: Baby
Location: 1313 Mockingbird lane
Posts: 9,689
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
However, diminishing trolls needs help.
yoseyman is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > Off-Topic

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











  • Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
     
    Thread Tools
    Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
    Email this Page Email this Page
    Display Modes
    Linear Mode Linear Mode



    Similar Threads
    Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
    Goodyear Promotion !!! Luke@tirerack The Discount Tire Direct Tire, Wheel, Brake & Suspension 1 04-06-2008 07:06 PM
    Dunlop Promotion !!! Luke@tirerack The Discount Tire Direct Tire, Wheel, Brake & Suspension 0 03-26-2008 12:32 PM
    Shameless self-promotion, volume 2 Ears R/C107 SL/SLC Class 5 03-04-2008 09:02 AM
    Shameless Self-promotion Ears R/C107 SL/SLC Class 3 11-08-2007 07:18 AM
    Coca-Cola Promotion docshark Off-Topic 8 06-03-2006 03:14 AM

    Posting Rules  
    You may post new threads
    You may post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is On
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are On
    Pingbacks are On
    Refbacks are On

     

    Title goes here

    close
    video goes here
    description goes here. Read Full Story
    For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome