Last day


Today I leave the BBC after almost 4 months of a contract. I can safely say that this was not a contract that particularly stretched me in any ways (other than in patience) but it has been thoroughly enjoyable and the people have been completely lovely. In fact there have only been a few people…

Let the weekend commence.


I had a second interview this morning. I still want the job but not as much as I’d like to win the lottery. We did discuss money, benefits and notice period so I think it’s all very positive. Nice people, all very excited about working with a woman. Internet companies are funny places. Still, a…

Feh


Still have enormo headache and am very diiizzzzzzzzzzzzy. Could not face work again today 😦 but still had a lovely evening with Danielle last night and Naomi as well. We had a lovely evening, eating take away curry and drinking, water. Today I am mostly doing laundry, going to tidy up in slow stages and may…

Work


I am so bored. I just can’t understand why they are keeping me here. I am beginning to wonder if I should look for something else, I mean, I’m spending 4 hours a day travelling to here and I have maybe a couple of hours actual work to do every day. I can feel my…

Things to be done when bored at work


Read the Guardian Read the Times Read the work intranet (there are pluses to working for a huge broadcaster) Daydream in front of a spreadsheet (winning the lottery has featured highly this week) Be contentious on Facebook Play on the internet. Post on this here blog Contemplate an iPhone Make tea Review state of thighs…

I’m quite sure


that First Great Westen turn the heating on the trains off as we pass through the Severn Tunnel into Wales. It gets noticeably colder once you’re in Wales. Mind you, today is properly misty, cold and freezing. I really need a winter coat. Pity the only one I’ve found that I love rather than just…

haha


Just asked my boss if I could leave a little earlier and he came over and said that given the amount of hours I’ve been putting in, he wasn’t bothered at all. Ha. So obviously I am fufilling over & above what they expect from a contractor. Woo. Am going to have another look at…