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OMFG

Day 20 The tone deafness of my company is…something else. They’re not being evil, just…oblivious at times? We’re continuing to work, albeit at home, and this continuation of work doesn’t put anyone at risk, which is good. But it just … Continue reading

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Today was a good day.

And I fully realize that there is a lot of “shiny new job” going on, but it really was a good day. I worked all day with no interruptions. No one changing priorities on me, no “hey, can you drop … Continue reading

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That was a very, very long 10 weeks

But tomorrow, the new gig starts.  :-D Met with my new supervisor last week, went over procedures and stuff and everything is just so blissfully straightforward.  My to-do list is less than a page long, which hasn’t happened for a … Continue reading

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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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