Officers’ Quarters: Silent revenge


Every Monday, Scott Andrews contributes [hide]Officers’ Quarters[/hide], a column about the ins and outs of guild leadership. He is the author of [hide]The Guild Leader’s Handbook[/hide], available now from [hide]No Starch Press[/hide].

[hide]Guild drama[/hide] comes in many forms, and it can thrive even after people quit the guild — with some unpleasant consequences. This week, one officer describes how an [hide]angry[/hide] former member took revenge on the guild with a particularly spiteful act.

Hi Scott,

I’ve been reading your column on and off for a few months now and I don’t know if you’ve covered this, but my guild is having issues with a former officer (we’ll call him X Member) who /gquit of his own accord . . . X Member still has ties to many of the guild members and to some extent he is expecting us to treat him like he is still a guild member (i.e. not hold him to the same expectations that we hold all PUGs when raiding and automatically take him along on both progression raids and fun runs.) When we treat him the same as other PUGs, he takes it out on our guild in vengeful ways.[hide]Continue reading Officers’ Quarters: Silent revenge[/hide]Filed under: [hide]Officers’ Quarters (Guild Leadership)[/hide][hide]Officers’ Quarters: Silent revenge[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Mon, 04 Jul 2011 14:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]
Every Monday, Scott Andrews contributes [hide]Officers’ Quarters[/hide], a column about the ins and outs of guild leadership. He is the author of [hide]The Guild Leader’s Handbook[/hide], available now from [hide]No Starch Press[/hide].

[hide]Guild drama[/hide] comes in many forms, and it can thrive even after people quit the guild — with some unpleasant consequences. This week, one officer describes how an [hide]angry[/hide] former member took revenge on the guild with a particularly spiteful act.

Hi Scott,

I’ve been reading your column on and off for a few months now and I don’t know if you’ve covered this, but my guild is having issues with a former officer (we’ll call him X Member) who /gquit of his own accord . . . X Member still has ties to many of the guild members and to some extent he is expecting us to treat him like he is still a guild member (i.e. not hold him to the same expectations that we hold all PUGs when raiding and automatically take him along on both progression raids and fun runs.) When we treat him the same as other PUGs, he takes it out on our guild in vengeful ways.[hide]Continue reading Officers’ Quarters: Silent revenge[/hide]Filed under: [hide]Officers’ Quarters (Guild Leadership)[/hide][hide]Officers’ Quarters: Silent revenge[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Mon, 04 Jul 2011 14:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]

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