Archive for the tag "work"
Sir Roger was contacted yesterday by an outfit called Bogan Recruitment. Or Hoban. Or something. “Lindsay” left a message because Sir Roger was attending a board meeting about protecting the Migently Millions and what to do about the servants. Lindsay wanted to have a chat about someone (let’s call her “Annabelle”) for whom Sir Roger […]
Posted: 6 September, 2013 in Australian Values, customer service, employment, values, work.
Tags: Australian Values, bogan, customer service, employment, Hoban, Hogan, Holborn, recruitment, referee, reference, values, work
Sir Roger is returned from the Mountain with the Migently Mountain Manifesto and here are Tablets One to Five: 1. Do what is right. 2. You are safe. Now, at this instant, you are safe. You are safe, right here, right now. This might allow you to calm down and get […]
Posted: 23 December, 2012 in Australian Politics, Australian Values, Culture, Life, politics and government, Religion, values.
Tags: Australian Values, capital, Church, dignity of labour, Industrial Revolution, job, job satisifaction, Labour, leadership, management, productivity, Religion, safety, sin, values, work
Sir Roger’s close confidante writes: My mother used to ask me if I wouldn’t prefer to work in a bank. In those days it was a safe occupation – safe as a bank, literally. A job for life with almost guaranteed promotion. I don’t think she was joking. Both her brothers – my uncles […]
Posted: 6 July, 2011 in Australian Values, Culture, History, Life, politics and government, values.
Tags: Australian educational values, Australian Values, bruce petty, bureaucrat, compulsory education, Education, education and life, educational values, government, Jobs, Life, office, office slave, office work, petty, politics, Prussia, values, work
Your stress levels may be dangerously high in anticipation of returning to work. Here’s a quick test that find out how high and decide what you need to do next
Posted: 30 December, 2010 in comedy/humour, Life, values.
Tags: brain, brain training, dolphins, holiday, mind, relax, relaxation, return to work, return to work stress, return to work stress test, stress, stress test, vacation, values, work, work stress test
An animated video so cute, so retro, so euro-quirky, and yet … so fucking harsh!
Posted: 30 December, 2010 in comedy/humour, Education, Life, values, Video.
Tags: animation, birth, boredom, cartoon, cartoon animation, children, comedy, dark comedy, dark humour, death, Education, existentialism, future, humor, humour, job, joy, Life, life cycle, life values, marriage, meaning of life, nature, ontology, past, pointlessness of life, presence, present, retro film, sacrifice, school, smell the roses, stress, university, values, work
Woman Goes Back to Work after 30 Years. Watch carefully. 4 seconds only.
Posted: 15 November, 2010 in comedy/humour, Computing, fun, Life, Video.
Tags: back to work, carriage return, comedy, computer, employment, humor, humour, office equipment, PC, reemployment, secretary, technology, typewriter, typing, unemployment, work
On the face of it this dating/romance video is hilarious – and for many of us, recognisable even in some of the minute details – except for one or two things.
Posted: 31 October, 2010 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, History, Life, Literature, politics and government, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: Australian Politics, boy and girl, boy meets girl, comedy, computer game, cuckold, daily grind, dating, employment, family, family life, girl and boy, grind, humor, humour, infidelity, John Howard, JoHo, knight in shining armour, Life, mario, marriage, married life, medieval, ninja, nintendo, Playstation, politics, PS3, rapunzel, relationship, rescue, romance, Sex, tower, video game, work, X-Box
Yes, just trying to figure out exactly what this means, in a job ad
Posted: 2 May, 2010 in Computing, Education, fun, Internet, Life, values, Video.
Tags: Apple, cancer, career, college, computers, death, Education, family, fun, human values, Jobs, Life, living, love, Macintosh, microsoft, NeXT, pancreas, pancreatic, passion, PC, Pixar, relationship, Stanford, Steve Jobs, TED, TED talks, Toy Story, university, value, values, what matters, wisdom, work