Tag: PIC

How to get A $30,000 PhD in Bacardi Part III: Lessons Learned

So what are the takeaways? If you have read Part I and Part II then you know the framework for the story of Piedmont Cruises and Dr. Bacardi. So let’s take a look at some […]

How to get A $30,000 PhD in Bacardi Part II: Good Food

Part II of a three part story about the usefulness of a PhD.

It takes six months.

The Professional Individual Contributor is a subset of the more common term ‘white collar worker’ (WCW).  I don’t use the term white collar worker because that WCW also encompasses management, both perceived (supervisor or director […]

Setup for Failure

Never believe it is as simple as when they say the last guy just didn’t do what was needed.

Six Month Checkup

It’s been six months, what have I accomplished?