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Subject:Re: Levity in the workplace From:"Susan W. Gallagher" <sgallagher -at- EXPERSOFT -dot- COM> Date:Mon, 16 Jun 1997 10:09:15 -0700
>Is there anyone remaining on this list who still sits in his/her cubicle
>and turns out work; doesn't play nerfball in the workplace; understands
>that familiarity (in the bar after work) breeds contempt; spends a full
>eight hours working?
Well, the sign on my office window says, "Not one shred of evidence
supports the notion that life is serious." Does that help????? ;-)
I have toys in my office -- mostly fidgit things -- and cartoons on
my wall and pass around humorous e-mail whenever I can.
We've all pitched in $10 or so and picked up a ping pong table for
the training room. Late afternoons, particularly on Friday, I hang
out with the programmers and play ping pong. Familiarity doesn't
breed contempt, Buck. It builds friendship and trust and a good,
solid working relationship.
who frequently spends more than 8 hours a day working but still has
time to laugh and enjoy life.
sgallagher -at- expersoft -dot- com