President Clinton's "reinventing government" left me among the non-employed.
By the time I came along, Gundecking could be an art form in the hands of a master like O'Toole. Most Gundecking is the simple checking off of boxes on reports for maintenance or inspection. More elaborate needs could require Quiji Boards, modified game spinners, and critically the Magic 8 Ball.
A cat's job in the shop is to supervise the careless human.
Life with the Cap'n was always a test of wills.
You cannot duck certain duties. There comes a time, as the days lengthen and winds slowly shift to south-westerlies, that you can no longer delay the inevitable.
It was a slow day—the type of show where artists and craftspeople spend most of the time talking to each other.
In a long life in the beautiful world of work, I've run into my share of awful job interviews.
I have several springtime reorganization projects that I need to tackle. I'm never lukewarm about these projects. I either look forward to them or dread the entire thing.
Exactitude creeps into our lives at different times and places, depending on our personality.
I've known many people who need to come clean about the '60s and '70s. Come on, folks, your kids and grandkids won't flip out when they find out that you wore a pair of love beads, gave the peace sign, or dropped a tab.