Tag Archives: working

The First Day of the First Week

Technically, my first day of retirement was Friday, but that doesn’t count because I spent the day still feeling totally shell-shocked.  It seemed more like a long weekend than the beginning of a new life. Today, however, is the first … Continue reading

Posted in That's Life | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments

When Push Came to Shove

“The client hates you and now I have to eat that $50!” The client in question had been a bitch on wheels throughout the entire real estate deal.  On the day of closing, she had decided that she wanted her sales proceeds … Continue reading

Posted in That's Life | Tagged , , , , , , | 30 Comments

Does Not Work Well With Others

Originally posted on Chasing Unicorns:
This vehicle, at the outdoor museum in Goff’s, California, does not work well with others. I usually got good grades in school. But there was one grade I never scored well at. I never achieved…

Posted in Re-Blogs, Relationships, That's Life | Tagged , , , ,

I lasted a day at my toughest job ever

Originally posted on Not That You Asked:
My co-workers, especially the younger ones, have surely heard me tell them, likely multiple times, that they are doing great in life and at work and are much more poised for success than…

Posted in Humor, Re-Blogs, That's Life | Tagged , , , ,