Bad Recruitment

This morning I got an email from a well known online job site, offering a job in my department for £2000-5000 more than what I’m on. Well, I read and re-read this email and the job specs. I was furious. As you can probably imagine. I got into work at 7.30am and went straight toContinue reading “Bad Recruitment”

Internet Access

My company recently decided to give the call centre email and internet access. You’d have thought that in the 21st century we would have had this many moons ago. It’s great to get it. We can’t email customers. We can’t use the email for personal use. The managers can send us briefs by email soContinue reading “Internet Access”

Motivation

We’ve recently joined Yammer at work. This is an internet site very like Facebook, but it’s for companies and their employees. It’s been great for us as our company is very big and international, so Yammer has enabled all of us to be in touch. It’s brilliant to hear how the engineers are doing, andContinue reading “Motivation”

Something Nice

Decided it was about time I wrote something nice, so here it is. My company is looking forward, trying to make things better for its employees. About time. It’s appointed four committees looking at various areas that are sadly lacking. I’m on one of the sub-committees, trying to improve communication throughout the business. The formationContinue reading “Something Nice”