Sarah Donnelly presented How Work Kept Me Going During My Cancer Treatment as a TED Talk.
Richard J. Berry presented A Practical Way to Help the Homeless Find Work and Safety as a TED Talk.
A recent week reminded me of the full circle of my life. It included work and play, meals alone, meals with friends, drinks alone, and drinks with friends. It included a gay wedding and a straight wedding. It had travel, cheer stuff, and website stuff. It also involved a pregnant lady, a child’s death and… Continue reading A Full Circle
“Work doesn’t work without play.”
This week I went back to work. With the exception of not having much energy, it’s been fine. I’m guessing the lack of energy is from doing nothing for about 2 weeks and I’m hoping it won’t last into next week. If you have no idea what I’m talking about see this article.
“Success is never owned. Success is only rented and payment is due every day.”
“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.” – James M. Barrie
“There’s no magic, no matter how much it looks like there is. There’s just work to make things look like magic.”
Another Email: Like most folks in this country, I have a job. I work, they pay me. I pay my taxes and the government distributes my taxes as it sees fit. In order to get that paycheck in my case, I am required to pass a random urine test (with which I have no problem).… Continue reading Urine or You’re Out
I am currently out of the office at a job interview and will reply to you if I fail to get the position. Please be prepared for my mood. You are receiving this automatic notification because I am out of the office. If I was in, chances are you wouldn’t have received anything at all.… Continue reading Best ‘Out of Office’ Automatic E-mail Replies:
December 1st TO: ALL EMPLOYEES I’m happy to inform you that the company Christmas Party will take place on December 23rd at Luigi’s Open Pit Barbecue. There will be lots of spiked Eggnog and a small band playing traditional carols…feel free to sing along. And don’t be surprised if our CEO shows up dressed as… Continue reading To All Empoyees