Horrible Bosses

I've seen the movie, and I laughed. I'm not laughing anymore. What do you do when you feel like your boss has a stranglehold on your life, your career, and every aspect of it, and you have no recourse of action?  Look, my boss isn't really a horrible person, she's just a horrible boss.  I … Continue reading Horrible Bosses

Skeezy, Sleazy, and Waiting on Karma…

Recent turn of events has me doubting everything about humanity and the human race, yet again. It's always amazed me that the most dishonest people manage to somehow pin that dishonesty on others. To say the least, I am completely turned off by liars, cheats, and thieves. How is it that the honest people of … Continue reading Skeezy, Sleazy, and Waiting on Karma…

The Flip side of The Rudeness Equation

I had a customer today who became extremely hostile and rude. I simply don't understand anymore. People consistently complain about service workers being rude to them, but quite often we service workers find ourselves being the brunt of unimaginably rude behavior. Being a manager, I am not about to subject the rest of my employees … Continue reading The Flip side of The Rudeness Equation

Twas The Morning After…

Twas the morning after Christmas, And all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, nay, not even a mouse. The smell of chocolate and cocoa still hung in the air, And gift wrapping clutter said Christmas had been there. All snug in my blanket, I slowly opened my eyes, And, not really wanting to, … Continue reading Twas The Morning After…

“Self-centered” Thinking

I've given myself time to reflect over the past couple of days.  I'm not sure that it's made anything clearer, and I'm almost certain that the muddiness is even muddier than it was before I began to reflect.  At the center of everything is me, so yes...I am being a bit "self-centered" here.  However, aren't … Continue reading “Self-centered” Thinking

What is your Worth??

I find it interesting, how we judge others, and in turn are judged.  Just how does a person determine self worth?  Further still, how do we determine someone else's worth?  I recently was privy to a comment made amongst management at my place of employment. I was shocked, and even slightly felt insulted and offended, … Continue reading What is your Worth??