Am I Your Cup of Tea?




26/09/
2023
If you're wondering whether you and I might make a good duo, or maybe even an exciting triumvirate, allow me to give you a few clues.

Picture this. It’s a Monday morning. Your project's gone awry, timelines have shifted, and, well, chaos ensues. Enter me, your trusty stakeholder relationship maestro. I find solace in structure, in plans meticulously laid out. It's not just about ticking off items on a checklist; it's about ensuring each tick resonates with purpose. I've always believed that to be effective is to find order amid the chaos. And while I can pivot with the grace of a ballet dancer when crises arise, I'm not one for the constant pirouettes of unpredictable change.

Imagine a classroom where the gears mesh seamlessly; that would be my doing. Success, in my book, isn’t measured by grand, fleeting moments of brilliance, but by consistent, effective results.

Now, I’m not just all analytical prowess and systematisation. My heart tends to find its rhythm in connection. Working side-by-side with others, understanding the shared vision, feeling that mutual drive. There's something invigorating about it. And if your company ethos resonates with a social beat? Well, consider me intrigued.

Technical puzzles? Oh, they're like Sudoku on a Sunday morning for me. It's not just about solving them; it's about appreciating the beauty of their intricate patterns. Whether it's refining a system's function or spearheading product development, there's a palpable joy in it for me.

But let’s clear the air. If your modus operandi is to shoot in the dark, gamble on whims, or maintain a workspace reminiscent of a free jazz concert (read: organised chaos), we might face a hiccup or two. For me, it's not just about achieving results; it's about the journey – a harmonious, collective effort, devoid of discord.

Communication? Direct and clear, like a black coffee. But a heads-up, I'd appreciate keeping the bitterness at bay. No room for disrespect, just pure, unadulterated understanding.

Lastly, I pride myself on having a robust approach to tasks, a bit like a good, strong brew. And while I'm leading the charge, infusing passion and ethics into every endeavour, I'm always on the lookout for those who share that zest, that collaborative spirit.

So, after this whirlwind introduction, do you think I’m your cup of tea?

Credits:
Ideation & Musings: Victoria Hutton
Polishing & Refinement: Chat GPT (with a sprinkle of Jon Ronson)
Constant Support: Clive