Reading is Fundamental

I have a really, really short fuse. I can go from 0 to pissed off in less than a blink of an eye.  I’m not proud of it and I have gotten better, but I’ve got a long way to go.

Anyway, I co-organize a meetup group and many of the folks in the group are college educated and fall on various spectrums of the employment organization chart (manager’s, HR directors, other executives, etc.).  I make one simple — very simple request and leave it to no less than a half-dozen people to not read the instructions.

The instruction was: You must pay before RSVP’ing for this event.

That was the very first sentence. Continue reading