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Postby meirelle » Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:01 pm

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...because any internet address with the word "forum" in it is blocked at work. :-?

Oh, I'm sorry? You want me to actually do work? Then maybe you should start paying me more than $11 an hour.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Burn » Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:13 pm

I know this is going to sound rude, but maybe if you want to earn more than $11 an hour you should show your worth?

I speak from experience as I have to deal with a young girl at work who's of the belief she should be paid the same amount as someone who has 10 years more experience than her and 2 University degrees.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Treetop Maximus » Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:34 pm

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Burn wrote:I know this is going to sound rude, but maybe if you want to earn more than $11 an hour you should show your worth?

I speak from experience as I have to deal with a young girl at work who's of the belief she should be paid the same amount as someone who has 10 years more experience than her and 2 University degrees.


Wow, what a dumbass. How can you handle working with someone like that?
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Burn » Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:42 pm

Well for starters, she's not a "dumbass". She has in fact worked there for over 5 years and does know he job quite well. And it's the fact that she's worked there five years and this other woman has only been there four months is why she believes she should be paid equal, or more. Loyalty apparently is worth more than experience in her eyes.

As for working with her, I bite my tongue a lot.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Treetop Maximus » Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:44 pm

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Burn wrote:Well for starters, she's not a "dumbass". She has in fact worked there for over 5 years and does know he job quite well. And it's the fact that she's worked there five years and this other woman has only been there four months is why she believes she should be paid equal, or more. Loyalty apparently is worth more than experience in her eyes.

As for working with her, I bite my tongue a lot.


Hm... That makes it a bit more complicated. I'd have to mull that one over a bit.

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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby meirelle » Sun Jul 31, 2011 4:16 am

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Burn wrote:I know this is going to sound rude, but maybe if you want to earn more than $11 an hour you should show your worth?

I speak from experience as I have to deal with a young girl at work who's of the belief she should be paid the same amount as someone who has 10 years more experience than her and 2 University degrees.


Actuallly... there's pretty much no room to move up the ladder where I work. We've all graduated from college, we all work shitty hours, and we all get paid about the same.

All of us slack off. :PEACE:
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Burn » Sun Jul 31, 2011 4:56 am

Sounds like the position I was in.

I was on crappy pay, there was absoloutely no chance of moving up, and I slacked off a lot.

It was killing me, so I changed jobs. Now I get paid more, there's not much chance for promotion but there's plenty of chances for me to learn new skills and I don't have enough time to slack off.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby meirelle » Sun Jul 31, 2011 6:44 pm

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Yeah, I'm currently looking for a new job, but in this day and age, it's hard to find something that isn't Walmart. :-?
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Optimus1138 » Mon Aug 01, 2011 5:03 pm

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meirelle wrote:Oh, I'm sorry? You want me to actually do work?


Yeah.

When you're at work, you should do work, not goof off online.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Eclipsica » Tue Aug 02, 2011 7:53 am

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I'd just be happy enough to have a job that I could browse the internet and get paid. However I am irritated that the library has blocked Facebook.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Treetop Maximus » Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:02 am

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Good. Facebook is just a coal-eating waste of time anyway.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Eclipsica » Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:04 am

Motto: "Here to enjoy my "mental illness" of TF fandom."
But I like my Facebook.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Eclipsica » Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:05 am

Motto: "Here to enjoy my "mental illness" of TF fandom."
Treetop Maximus wrote:Good. Facebook is just a coal-eating waste of time anyway.


But I like Facebook.
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Re: I can only visit the General Discussion and the TF General Discussion...

Postby Treetop Maximus » Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:07 am

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To each their own. It's just opinion. Well, half opinion. It does eat a lot of coal. I mean, yeah, the site has its benefits, but there are too many negatives for me to be interested. :KREMZEEK:
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