This should be interesting.
My department, as part of our ongoing team building efforts, is going bay fishing today.
That’s right, a group of nerds consisting of hardware techs and software developers are going out on a boat for a few hours to catch some fish.
Cynthia suggests that this might be a ploy by the HR department to thin out the IT department.
If you don’t hear from me please send a search party.
I guess if something were to happen like say, getting stranded on a deserted island, I would prefer this:
rather than this:
It’s official. All the paperwork has been signed.
The merger/acquisition is complete.
With no effort on my part I now work for a different company than I did last week.
Of course there will be changes. Some I know about, others I don’t. No announcements have been made regarding any of this so the waiting game continues and the rumors are flying.
This is my fourth merger so I pretty much know what’s coming. And, to a certain degree, I know where I stand which is comforting. My co-workers who have not yet experienced a global reorganization are understandably nervous and apprehensive.
It’s hard to believe that I have been here for 5 years. This is the longest paying job I have ever held.
I’m off to our California office tomorrow to assist with some things there. I get the weekend to myself so I will head off to San Francisco for clam chowder and a chance to see the sea lions at Pier 39.
Oh yea, and Ghiradelli Chocolate.