Listening Skills Comic Strips - Page 5

You can also use "quotes" and & to narrow down results.

203 Results for Listening Skills

View 41 - 50 results for listening skills comic strips. Discover the best "Listening Skills" comics from Dilbert.com.

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share June 13, 2003's comic on:


Tags #homemaking skills, #marry a man, #garbageman, #present value cash flow, #comparison, #trained monkeys, #monkey surplus, #bobby upset

View Transcript

Transcript

Alice is walking outside, she approaches The Garbageman and asks, "Would it be wrong to marry a man for his homemaking skills?" The Garbageman replies, "Do a present-value cash-flow comparison of marriage versus the equivalent service from trained monkeys." Bobby is sobbing. Alice consoles him, "It's not you.. it's me... and a world wide oversupply of monkeys."

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share September 27, 2003's comic on:


Tags #network design, #local trees, #social skills

View Transcript

Transcript

Man; "I was an engineer before I got into marketing, so I have a few suggestions for your network design." man: "Get rid of this 'Cisco' doohickey, whatever it is, and put it in a catapult made from local trees." Dilbert: "Has it been awhile?" Man: "At least I have good social skills now, you dipweed.

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share November 14, 2003's comic on:


Tags #make changes, #skills database, #know as guy, #avoid work, #too much work

View Transcript

Transcript

Tina: "Wally, can you show me how to make changes to the skills database?" Wally: "I can't risk being known as the guy who knows how to edit the database." Tina: "Because?" Wally: "I barely have time to avoid the work I already have."

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share November 20, 2003's comic on:


Tags #take training, #mismanagement skills, #awed, #send wally

View Transcript

Transcript

Dilbert: I desperately need to take this training. The Boss: we can't spare you. Send wally and have him tell you what he learned. Dilbert: Im awed by the sheer artistry of your mismanagement skills. The Boss: Thank you.

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share October 27, 2004's comic on:


Tags #issue, #misleading, #explination, #understand, #planning on listening

View Transcript

Transcript

The Boss: Tell me again what the issue is. Dilbert: do you want the simple but misleading explanation or the one you won't understand. The Boss: either one is good; I wasn't planning on listening,

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share November 10, 2005's comic on:


Tags #underlings, #anything useful, #little people, #deadly accident, #vow, #in office, #listening to little people

View Transcript

Transcript

"Carol, don't let the underlings of my underling come into my office." "I can't learn anything useful by listening to the little people." "I renew my vow to lure you into a deadly accident!!" "Whoa! Whoa! Tell it to my underling."

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share September 01, 2012's comic on:


Tags #honesty, #managers & supervisors, #bad job, #new assignment, #poor job, #matching skills, #business

View Transcript

Transcript

Boss: Can you explain why you're doing such a bad job on your new assignment? Dilbert: Yes I can: some idiot did a poor job matching my skills to my assignment. Boss: Let's try it again, but this time say something bad about yourself. Dilbert: I'm too honest?

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share December 13, 2012's comic on:


Tags #work ethic, #strengths and weakness, #sharpen skills, #actual work, #mentoring

View Transcript

Transcript

Wally: I don't know if I should focus on my strengths or strengthen my weaknesses. Or should I have a bias for action and not waste time sharpening any of my skills? Boss: Which path gets you to do actual work? Wally: I sense a coldness to your mentoring.

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share December 15, 2012's comic on:


Tags #meetings, #finish tasks, #communication skills, #poor skills, #task, #breakdown, #work, #delgatation

View Transcript

Transcript

Boss: Did you finish the tasks we talked about in the last meeting? Dilbert: No, because your communication skills are so poor that I had no idea I was supposed to do a task. Wally: Did I have a task?

Thank you for voting.
 - Dilbert by Scott Adams

Share February 28, 2013's comic on:


Tags #annoyance, #conversation, #natural leader, #communication skills, #context, #great communicator

View Transcript

Transcript

Boss: I'm what you call a natural leader because of my communication skills. Dilbert: Did I miss the context for this conversation? I have no idea why you're talking. Boss: Why does everything you say annoy me? Is it because you're a great communicator?