Nip Impressions logo
Wed, Feb 28, 2024 18:33
Click here for Pulp & Paper Radio International
Subscription Central
Must reads for pulp and paper industry professionals
My Profile
Management Side

Phony Professional Phriends

Last week we asked:

1. Have you ever had any phone professional phriends?

00.0% No, never

00.0% Yes, rarely

75.0% Yes, sometimes

25.0% Yes, often

2.  What gave them away?

> Insincerity

> They were always gushing when they wanted something, but they never reciprocated when I needed something. I think the term is "fair weather friend".

> The way they acted when they were around others toward me or other people differed greatly then with just me or others alone.

3. How many genuine, real professional friends do you have (like the two I described in the column)?

25.0% Two or less

50.0% Three to five

25.0% Over five

This week's quiz is here.

Want to get a jump on the surveys? Follow me on twitter, where they are posted early. You can do this here. (note: all respondents are confidential; the software is programmed in such a way that neither we nor anyone else can determine who responded)



Want to be heard on other subjects? Be sure to watch for "Paperitalo Second Tuesday Surveys."



 Related Articles:


Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: