The Funnies in Real Time
I don't know the source of this, someone sent it to me this morning: ANOTHER CHAPTER OF "THEY WALK AND REPRODUCE!!Actual call center conversations! (Maybe they really are?)Customer: 'I've been calling 700-1000<tel:700-1000> for two days and can't get through;
Let Me In
Global Entry is a blessing, but in all the years I've been using it, for the first time there was a line at the machines in Boston last night, and the system is not set up for lines of people
After a speech once, two women approached me within five minutes of each other. One said that I was "remarkably gender neutral" and used male and female pronouns equally. The second said that I was "gender biased" and didn't take
Billy and Me
Billy Joel: The good old days weren't always good and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems. (Keeping the Faith) Me: And today is what you decide to make of it.
Episode 51: Who Guards the Guardians?
Wherein we examine who can curtail the power of those who exert unfair and inappropriate power by dint of their positions. Isn't it important for us to ask who's in charge of the people in charge?
"Discipline" is easy to cite and to say, but very hard for some people to adopt. I think it's the combination of focus and organization. You concentrate of the task to be achieved, and you have the information, tools, and
Alan Weiss’s Word of the Week™ – 9/26/18
Today's word: litotes.