No matter what happens in the SOS race, one thing is clear and should be a reminder to Gardner and pretty much everyone else: When you align yourself with
former real estate developer Donald Trump, sooner or later you pay a price.
Be useful to your colleagues, align yourself with
the right people and show your boss you're always willing to go the extra mile.
"'Go and have tea at 10 Downing Street' - you immediately align yourself with
The secret to success is to align yourself with
the right company.
Align yourself with
those who are in power and show your ability to deliver results very quickly.
"You need to align yourself with
one of the local companies," Noyce says.
Yet you also align yourself with
the sexually libertarian gay male culture of Chelsea.
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There follows a knight's move through 90 degrees to clear a tubular turnstile and through another 90 degrees again to align yourself with
a long, shadowy corridor from which you can hear the trickle of several faucets.
"Or, align yourself with
line departments because they can go to bat for you with whoever it is you need support from."
'AT WORK, THE SECRET IS TO ALIGN YOURSELF WITH
"Rather than introduce yourself cold, align yourself with
someone who knows the individual," says Joan Lloyd, author of The Career Decisions Planner (John Wiley & Sons Inc., $14.95) and president of Joan Lloyd Inc., an organizational consulting firm in Milwaukee.
Make sure you meet it, or align yourself with
someone who will.