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When an agency grinds to a halt for 1 client…

Posted by grelmar on November 23rd, 2006

Subtitle: Why, oh why, oh why… So, today was the big marathon stupervisor meeting. I went in, all bright eyed and bushy tailed after already working a little over twelve hours straight. And if you believe I was bright eyed and bushy tailed after working twelve hours supervising a 125 man capacity shelter, then I […]

Nothing Shocks Me Anymore….

Posted by grelmar on November 15th, 2006

Subtitle: My job exposes me to parts of humanity most people don’t even read about. So, the Monday Night through Tuesday Morning shift was day four of my four day rotation. All in all, it had been reasonably dull. I’m in a bit of a pissing match with my direct supervisor, so that served for […]

Marathon Day

Posted by grelmar on October 6th, 2006

So I spend long hours at work. Usually about 12 hours a shift. I don’t really mind too much. The time goes fast, and a 4 on 4 off schedule is nice. My main problem is meetings, and how they’re scheduled to make life easy and convenient for a certain group ofthe supervisory/management staff, and […]

I’m getting paid to write this.

Posted by grelmar on September 24th, 2006

So, I’m sitting here in the wee hours, a bit of dead time at the office. My driver is off shaking down the doughnut shops for donations, so we have something to give “the boys” for breakfast. My main man Skip is beating on the office coffee pot, which has finally given up the ghost. […]

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