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Once upon a time, there was a carpenter named Joe. He was an excellent mechanic and the hardest working member of the crew. His productivity was the highest in the company. When his supervisor retired, Joe was the logical choice to replace him. Joe was excited about making the jump from carpenter to foreman. It had been his dream to someday take charge and be the boss. He took his new position very seriously, and vowed to work harder than ever. To set an example for everyone else to follow, Joe started coming in early and staying late. In the first few weeks, he nearly doubled his output. So it was no surprise to Joe when, after a