First published on my Recruitomatic Blog on August 14, 2006
Part 2: A Personal BS Problem
As previously noted, when it comes to addressing my experience with bullshit and personal struggle to reform, "I Can't Get No Satisfaction".
I reflect on my formative years to better understand why striving for honesty is hampered by a default BS behavior and fallback truthiness—the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak I guess—and why the process of unraveling it all remains a feat of Houdiniesque escatology.
Part 1: A Personal BS Problem
Over the course of many years in sales, marketing, communications, branding, and management, I have come to learn a lot about bullshit. Depending on the situation, or who is dishing out, I can call it out for what it is or sweep it under the carpet as if it were nothing at all.