A pat on the back is only a few centimeters from a kick in the pants.

Don't be irreplaceable -- if you can't be replaced, you can't be promoted.

The more crap you put up with, the more crap you are going to get.

You can go anywhere you want if you look serious and carry a clipboard.

Eat one live toad the first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.

Never ask two questions in a business letter. The reply will discuss the one you are least interested in, and say nothing about the other.

Mother said there would be days like this, but she never said there would be so many.

Everything can be filed under "miscellaneous".

Never delay the ending of a meeting or the beginning of a cocktail hour.

If you are good, you will be assigned all the work. If you are really good, you will get out of it.

 

assign sth to sb

zadat, přidělit komu něco (práci)

crap

blbost

delay

odložit

get out of

vyhnout se, uniknout

miscellaneous

různé

pat on the back

poplácání po zádech

promote

povýšit

put up with

snášet něco, vyrovnat se s něčím

toad

ropucha

 

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