1<br />Gas up your car the night before work.<br />
2<br />Never cash your check at a bar.<br />
3<br />Don’t burn bridges at any company.<br />
4<br />Go to the doctor when you need to.<br />
5<br />Earn respect (above all else).<br />
6<br />Compliment coworkers when they deserve it.<br />
7<br />Coach coworkers when they need it.<br />
8<br />Quit smoking (or at least cut down).<br />
9<br />Take advantage of any and all union-provided training.<br />
10<br />Mentor an apprentice.<br />
11<br />If you’re an apprentice, find a mentor.<br />
12<br />If you know this industry isn’t for you, find something else that fits.<br />
13<br />Clean up at the end of the shift, <br />not 20 minutes early.<br />
14<br />Do your share of shit work.<br />
15<br />Learn people’s names.<br />
16<br />Know the boss’s name, face and truck.<br />
17<br />Believe in yourself.<br />
18<br />Eat breakfast.<br />
19<br />Don’t take a bad day on the job home with you.<br />
20<br />Don’t bring personal issues <br />to work.<br />
21<br />If everybody at work hates you, get a dog.<br />
22<br />More than one hangover a month on a workday is a bad sign.<br />
23<br />Learn CPR.<br />
24<br />Don’t shortcut safety for production.<br />
25<br />Don’t shortcut quality for production.<br />
26<br />Don’t shortcut production for socializing.<br />
27<br />Ask for more if you deserve it.<br />
28<br />Push for foreman if you want it.<br />
29<br />Learn your company’s history.<br />
30<br />Splurge on quality boots.<br />
31<br />Drink tons of water when it’s hot.<br />
32<br />No horseplay.<br />
33<br />Learn a couple of good jokes.<br />
34<br />Don’t lend your stuff.<br />
35<br />Don’t borrow stuff.<br />
36<br />Don’t lend money on the job.<br />
37<br />Put things back.<br />
38<br />Check the crew truck one more time to make sure you’ve got what you need.<br />
39<br />Make friends with the dispatcher.<br />
40<br />Be someone people look up to.<br />
41<br />Never put yourself before others.<br />
42<br />Go to union meetings.<br />
43<br />Be proud of yourself.<br />
44<br />Show up early.<br />
45<br />Save up for something you really want and pay for it in cash.<br />
46<br />Do something really nice for your spouse at least once a month.<br />
47<br />Stand up for others on the job when it’s right, even if it’s unpopular.<br />
48<br />Give the book <br />“Survival of the Fittest” <br />to someone on the job site.<br />
49<br />Make sure to love your kids as your first priority.<br />
50<br />________________________ <br />(Fill in your own.)<br />
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  1. 1.
  2. 2. 1<br />Gas up your car the night before work.<br />
  3. 3. 2<br />Never cash your check at a bar.<br />
  4. 4. 3<br />Don’t burn bridges at any company.<br />
  5. 5. 4<br />Go to the doctor when you need to.<br />
  6. 6. 5<br />Earn respect (above all else).<br />
  7. 7. 6<br />Compliment coworkers when they deserve it.<br />
  8. 8. 7<br />Coach coworkers when they need it.<br />
  9. 9. 8<br />Quit smoking (or at least cut down).<br />
  10. 10. 9<br />Take advantage of any and all union-provided training.<br />
  11. 11. 10<br />Mentor an apprentice.<br />
  12. 12. 11<br />If you’re an apprentice, find a mentor.<br />
  13. 13. 12<br />If you know this industry isn’t for you, find something else that fits.<br />
  14. 14. 13<br />Clean up at the end of the shift, <br />not 20 minutes early.<br />
  15. 15. 14<br />Do your share of shit work.<br />
  16. 16. 15<br />Learn people’s names.<br />
  17. 17. 16<br />Know the boss’s name, face and truck.<br />
  18. 18. 17<br />Believe in yourself.<br />
  19. 19. 18<br />Eat breakfast.<br />
  20. 20. 19<br />Don’t take a bad day on the job home with you.<br />
  21. 21. 20<br />Don’t bring personal issues <br />to work.<br />
  22. 22. 21<br />If everybody at work hates you, get a dog.<br />
  23. 23. 22<br />More than one hangover a month on a workday is a bad sign.<br />
  24. 24. 23<br />Learn CPR.<br />
  25. 25. 24<br />Don’t shortcut safety for production.<br />
  26. 26. 25<br />Don’t shortcut quality for production.<br />
  27. 27. 26<br />Don’t shortcut production for socializing.<br />
  28. 28. 27<br />Ask for more if you deserve it.<br />
  29. 29. 28<br />Push for foreman if you want it.<br />
  30. 30. 29<br />Learn your company’s history.<br />
  31. 31. 30<br />Splurge on quality boots.<br />
  32. 32. 31<br />Drink tons of water when it’s hot.<br />
  33. 33. 32<br />No horseplay.<br />
  34. 34. 33<br />Learn a couple of good jokes.<br />
  35. 35. 34<br />Don’t lend your stuff.<br />
  36. 36. 35<br />Don’t borrow stuff.<br />
  37. 37. 36<br />Don’t lend money on the job.<br />
  38. 38. 37<br />Put things back.<br />
  39. 39. 38<br />Check the crew truck one more time to make sure you’ve got what you need.<br />
  40. 40. 39<br />Make friends with the dispatcher.<br />
  41. 41. 40<br />Be someone people look up to.<br />
  42. 42. 41<br />Never put yourself before others.<br />
  43. 43. 42<br />Go to union meetings.<br />
  44. 44. 43<br />Be proud of yourself.<br />
  45. 45. 44<br />Show up early.<br />
  46. 46. 45<br />Save up for something you really want and pay for it in cash.<br />
  47. 47. 46<br />Do something really nice for your spouse at least once a month.<br />
  48. 48. 47<br />Stand up for others on the job when it’s right, even if it’s unpopular.<br />
  49. 49. 48<br />Give the book <br />“Survival of the Fittest” <br />to someone on the job site.<br />
  50. 50. 49<br />Make sure to love your kids as your first priority.<br />
  51. 51. 50<br />________________________ <br />(Fill in your own.)<br />
  52. 52. Connect With Us!<br />Breslin Strategies Inc.<br />1471 Livorna RoadAlamo, Ca 94507925-705-7662925-705-7426 Fax<br />MB@breslin.bizwww.breslin.biz<br />To order the poster or buy the book, please visit our website: www.breslin.biz<br />
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