Yesterday I completed my first week as a permanent employee at my dream company! I was a temporary employee in a different department for about 2 1/2 months before that. It’s approximately 3 weeks of classroom training, then we move to our groups for specialised training. We’re all the same department, but with slight differences/specialties … Continue reading Yippee ki yay, m….!
A break from the usual… Too Many Times WARNING: I have watched Zootopia way too many times with my younger hatchling. They have a fish market in TundraTown for the cold weather predators. What about the others? Are they relegated to fish or veggie stuff? Fish are animals, too. No cats or dogs? So just… Continue reading Way too many times…
I finally got a job! It’s temporary, but that is the easiest way to get into this company. They love hiring their permanent employees from their temp pool. I’ve had my eye on them for years, even before the layoff – I just never had a reason to really get started applying there. However, I… Continue reading I FOUND WHAT I’M LOOKING FOR! (Sorry, U2)
2/11/16 Everything can be a learning experience. I’ve been at the new job for a month now. It’s a variation on what I had done for 15 1/2 years, with sales thrown in for some variety (call center). I’m getting decently good at this sales bit, but it is not for me at all. My… Continue reading Once more unto the breach, my friends…
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I found out about the passing of Alan Rickman earlier today. I’ve been enjoying his work for over 20 years. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Die Hard, The January Man, Close My Eyes, the Harry Potter series, Love Actually, Truly Madly Deeply, Mesmer (to be watched soon), and Galaxy Quest, and many more I have… Continue reading Alan Rickman
Yahoo!! I finally got a job! I’ll be at a call center that handles incoming sales calls for a cable company. I already have over a decade of call center experience and hopefully my time in retail will help. I start in a week. I’ll be back soon with the first round of the The… Continue reading JOB AT LAST!