It was Monday morning and I was anxiously waiting in my cubicle for Bob to come to the office. I had made up my mind to tell him clearly that the new project timelines are very rigid and there’s no way we would be able to pull it off. I was at the client site in Massachusetts and Bob was handling the entire program from the customer’s side.
At the first sign of his appearance, I marched to him hoping to convey my discomfort in signing up for the project. This is how our conversation went: