Re: Single-sourcing... Again...

Subject: Re: Single-sourcing... Again...
From: Bruce Byfield <bbyfield -at- axionet -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2002 10:07:50 -0700

Andrew Plato wrote:

This is where my whole argument about overtime work hinges. People are always
happy to work overtime on something they enjoy (like setting up single-sourcing
systems). But when it comes to doing the mind-numbing work they were hired to
complete...they have to get home to the kids/dog/spouse/car/hobby/etc.

Reading this comment, I suddenly realized that a number of the people who find over-time acceptable are single, at the start of their careers, or both.

I can't help wondering: is there anybody on the list in a permanent relation - especially one with children - who doesn't object to over-time?

Conversely, is there anybody on the list who is single or new to the field who does object to over-time?

Bruce Byfield bbyfield -at- axionet -dot- com 604.421.7177

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