Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Punter, Oct 7, 2011.
Back home having a few pints
It’s good training for when i go to hell
He particularly likes steam trains so i've booked tickets for the Santa Special. A 30 minute train ride from Kidderminster to Arley, with Santa's grotto waiting for him when we get there.
I'm as excited as him..
I'm trying not trying to slip into Christmas mode just yet but that was a good first weekend in December.
They sell it to you as you get 6 months of the year off, which when you look at the calendar is true. But they dont tell you the mrs will have to tip toe round you every other weekend while you sleep and every working day is a 12 hour day in a noisy environment.
It's worth an extra £2k a year, which when you break it down is an extra £166 a month, whats that after tax etc?
Not sure it's worth it? Maybe? I'll give it a good go. I do like the idea of time off in the week. Empty house, better gambling etc.
The company i work for makes plastic bags, we're on course for making 1 billion bags for the first time ever in a year, this year. It's an excellent company to work for and a great success story but i'm struggling with seeing plastic in the oceans right now so becoming a hippy is also an option.
I read that, and thought of this...(okay so you're not working from home, but same situation really )
ps...I work from home
I'll do my best to keep it under control.
Best job in our place has Slick, he does nothing all day everyday, and gets an assistant to help him do nothing all day everyday - biggest piss take ever
Is she ready yet?