Pros: you are allowed to take lunch-time any time of the day, but never miss-use that opportunity.
Cons: we are only allowed to work long hours when there's a need.
First thing I do when I get to my office, I open my diary to check what is expected of me on that particular, whereby I make follow-ups with relevent Project Manager from different Regions, then collect as much given information as I can.
I have learnt to be polite and always practice the "Batho Pele" principles, this helps to work productively and – more... living clients happy.
When it comes to management, my log-book and diary acts as my bibble where I should live by it since it contains more information regarding projects which falls whithin my responsibility line.
Co-workers come in different shapes and size, so I don't use the "one size fit all" approach when dealing with them, but always try to accommodate them as their all different.
The hardest part about my work is that I work long hours without noticing it and my boss will make jokes about me saying that I am the most paid guy becaues of my over-time benefits that I get almost evry month.
The most enjoyable part is when we sit in a meeting, braining-stormong about how to solve a particular problem, here it's a place where there is no wrong or right answer, but we are all there with one common goal, which is to come up with a solution. – less