Busy or faking it?

11/18/2008 | Financial Times (free content)

Check out these tips, from economist and author Corinne Maier, about how to pretend you're busy: "Stay late; organize a lot of useless meetings; ... explain to everyone that 'things are getting better'; show your optimism concerning your company's future; pretend you know confidential things and drop the names of important people into your conversation." We all know that person, don't we?

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