Mr. DeMille, I’m Ready for My Close-Up

Thanks to COVID, virtual team meetings are a regular part of my workday routine. During a typical week, I have 8-10 Microsoft Teams calls. I don't mind them, because my office is pretty cozy. It's got all the creature comforts one might hope for: lava lamp, electric foot massager, mini fridge, drawer full of snacks. … Continue reading Mr. DeMille, I’m Ready for My Close-Up

When Potlucks Go Awry

It’s been an interesting week at CenturyCo, capped off with a visit by the fire department this morning. This is what happens when potlucks go awry. Could've been worse, though: at least our building didn’t burn down. The close call merely resulted in a smoke-filled office, blaring fire alarms, and a forced evacuation. You know, … Continue reading When Potlucks Go Awry