What to Expect in Industry

Lisa Sproul Hoverman, PhD
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Industry is a world of business and bottom lines, where time is money and efficiency is key.  People demand punctuality and timeliness, and give rewards for jobs done early and very well.  Original thought, unless you are the CXO, is usually not entertained on a daily basis, and time for original thought is limited. The expectation is that you will complete the given task according to the agreed upon plan, not experimenting to optimize or enhance ...