A Midpoint Review

Dear Friends, In theory, federal government employees receive midyear reviews in the April-May timeframe. (The fiscal year starts October 1, so April 1 is halfway through the year.) It’s supposed to provide a structured setting for a supervisor to meet with their staff, review their performance to date, and discuss anything that may need adjusting… Continue reading A Midpoint Review

Wheel of Side Effects, Turn Turn Turn

Dear Friends, When I was a kid, I loved the show, Animaniacs. Everything about it amused me, including their Wheel of Morality segment that closed many episodes. The three main characters, Yakko, Wakko, and Dot Warner, would stand before a giant “Wheel of Morality,” and Yakko would spin it, saying “Wheel of Morality, turn turn turn, tell us… Continue reading Wheel of Side Effects, Turn Turn Turn