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This thing called life….

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Courage

  Greetings my friends,   Here is a poem I found about courage:   It Takes Courage Poet Unknown   It takes strength to be firm, it takes courage to be gentle. It takes strength to conquer, it takes courage to surrender. It takes strength to be certain, it takes courage to have doubt. It […]

Captain Obvious…do you know one?

THIS! This little cartoon cracks me up.  My co-worker / friend made this.  We giggle about it often.  So if you work in a small office I’m sure you feel my pain here. I never understood the need to point out the obvious.  I mean, I obviously KNOW that I’m making copies etc…  It’s not […]

6 things about my job that amuse me

6 things about my job that amuse me: Wait, What?!  If you are going to call me for a part number, please have a pen/pencil and paper in front of you.  Nothing like rattling off the part number and have the person on the other end of the phone go “oh wait, let me get […]

Things that made me smile last week

source Yep, for some reason last week was a craptastic work week.  Between the office politics and the co worker who feels the need to talk during every second of the work day, I was definitely spent. This was my dinner, Thanks Mr. Beam But the week ended on a good note.  Friday, my BFF […]

Work stuff

Oh yes….that one co-worker that gets under your skin.  I have one.  I’m sure you do as well.  I am not a mean person, (honest!) but this person talks a lot….about NOTHING.  From the moment they come in till they leave at the end of the day.   Maybe it is just where I am getting […]

Customer Service-isms…

Oh the joy of working in the customer service field!  If you are currently employed in customer service you will know exactly what I am talking about.  From the co worker that points out the obvious to start conversation (“oh wow, making copies, huh?” YOU THINK?!), to the people calling us with their strange antics, […]