Category Archives: Working

Last on call weekend!

OK, last primary on call weekend where I have to work until 10 on Friday. (There’s a backup weekend in November, but I’m not counting that, cause I don’t like thinking about the fact that it will be the 8th … Continue reading

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Welp, it’s happening!!!

Got the official offer letter on the new gig – you can bet I hit YES at the speed of light. Getting a nice raise, and there is room for growth to boot. In a move like this there are … Continue reading

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Help labor & stick it to the man a little

The world is a flaming hellhole right now and I know many folks feel like there isn’t really shit you can do about anything for anyone. But, there is one small, relatively easy thing you can do that will help … Continue reading

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What a week.

So, last Friday, I talked with the manager about the testing job, and Monday morning I got an email saying he’d gotten the OK to extend an offer and that he was really excited to have me on the team. … Continue reading

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Welp

I am officially under consideration for the testing job. When I talked to the manager about it, he seemed very excited that I was interested in it, and loved my experience from prior to being with this company, and the … Continue reading

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The wheels of corporate do grind a bit slow…

A week and a half after starting the process of trying to find out the salary for the testing job, I am finally in possession of the pay bands and manager name. And it doesn’t pay half of what I … Continue reading

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We’re at the halfway point of vacation

And while I’m fairly relaxed and enjoying doing quite a lot of nothing, I still can’t really disconnect – keep thinking about the work waiting for me when I get back, and there is going to be a lot of … Continue reading

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