Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Always look for a positive...

Well today has been an interesting day at the office.

Suffice to say that when the management team are suddenly summoned to the boardroom at short notice, it's seldom to tell us anything particularly pleasant.

Then an hour or so later after the site briefing when you are all handed a letter that contains the phrase "consultation period", it is seldom bearing encouraging news.

I'm increasingly inclined to agree with Little Sis that these things usually happen for a reason. The reason in this case is that I've spent the last 14 years of my life working for a bunch of...

No, that would be unfair as it's only in recent years that things appear to have taken a bizarre direction and gone pear shaped, not solely down to reasons of global recession.

Still, many of us have said that perhaps its the kick up the backside many of us needed to start making some serious decisions about our future. I'll settle for that as a positive right now while I try and figure how what the hell to do next...

2 comments:

Jeremiah Andrews said...

What does "Consultation Period" mean in this case? You've traveled far and wide at this job over the last year. Decisions, Decisions...

Are we too old to make major life changes regarding work and career? Find your strengths and tap your gifts and see where that takes you.

Keep us posted on this "consultation period."

Jeremy

Seany said...

Apologies Jeremy, I didn't consider my international readership when posting!

Clearer post follows...