STUCK In The Middle

This is a tough time of year for middle managers in the corporate world.  The results of last year’s performance numbers are pouring in and often falling far short of last year’s unrealistic projections.  This usually results in dismal evaluations and poor bonus payouts combined with the “rolling out” of the new year’s impossible performance…

WATCH YOUR …..VIBRATIONS?!?

“I just cannot believe that!!” Joseph, the 25 year old, newly licensed pharmacist, blurted out in obvious frustration. I had just met him that morning.  He was floating into my store to cover one of my partner’s vacation days. “What’s that?” I asked wondering what he had on his mind. “That lady!!” he said with…

When The Hurricane Hits

As a pharmacist in a large department store, one of my more unique responsibilities is to determine who has the bigger crisis. Often, all too often, the biggest crisis has little to do with filling a prescription. “COREY, YOU NEED TO GET YOUR A$$ BACK TO WORK!!” George Allen shouted as he walked up to…