I’ve worked in a hospital for over a decade, and it still comes up and smacks me in the face with reality from time to time. I work in I.T., and have little to no patient contact. In my current job I work in a corporate center a mile from the actual hospital, and at […]Read more "Hospitals = Reality Checks"
It sucks when someone goes and proves something bad that you think about them. There’s a particular manager (not mine) in my department whom I’m fairly certain is a nice guy…but a complete, doddering fool as a manager. Clue #1 is the constant blank, lost-sheep look in his eyes. I suppose that’s not really uncommon […]Read more "Manager = Doddering Fool. Sigh."
Working where I work is like wearing Scotch-Brite underwear. Irritating. Uncomfortable. Discourages any real exertion. The intolerance here is epic. Salaried professionals can’t set their own schedule because the nanny-police complain to management. Management listens to the nanny-police, rather than telling them to get back to work. Folks who talk are reminded of “Cube Etiquette.” […]Read more "June Thirteenth, Friday"
…or something like that. Today was an exercise in the sucktastic; the sucktacular. Yesterday our team leader sent us an email — mostly he was the mouthpiece of our manager, our menopausal, bi-polar, cocker spaniel of a manager. The gist of the mail was that “others” in the department had noticed none of us there […]Read more "Suck my Work…"