You should try working them for a while.
My office is paying for me to take French. I’m trying not to waste their money.
I should probably take this a little more seriously and a little less bemusedly, but I was promoted today at work. I’m now a Vice President of Technology.
What drives us to work for free? What makes you learn the guitar or (in my case) French? What makes you volunteer? And how can that possibly be a business model?
The most interesting thing to me about the time I waste on my iPad, is that it’s all mono-tasked.
Sometimes the world just overwhelms you. As Hyperbole and a Half said, it is important for me not to surpass my capacity for responsibility. Well, some days those are out of your control and you can’t get a grip on everything. Like the landlord is a jerk, your commute is in the rain (on your […]
It’s not that I don’t like my co-workers, it’s that when I’m in teh office, working, I don’t often socialize. If it’s a non-busy day, I’ll hang a bit and chat. If you’re someone I really like and hang out with after work, I make time to hang out, but often it’ll be outside the […]
I’m planning a trip to Mississippi (to see some in-laws) and then further on (to see some SCA peeps) and then to California (to see my mom) and then I catch a ball game in Chicago before it’s back to Ohio (Taffy again, she’s 90) and then …. That was leaving out work and everything […]