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Old 06-06-2005, 02:17 PM   #21
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Weak. Sometimes it's the price of business.
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Old 06-07-2005, 05:56 PM   #22
 
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When I worked at a bleeding-edge startup software company we all had a great time together. Everyone was pretty young, though.

I remember a lunchtime champagne cruise (the office was right on a dock). We were supposed to go back to work in the afternoon, but that "so didn't happen."
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Old 06-20-2005, 05:02 PM   #23
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The worst company outings are those that include lots of drinking/partying but morph into something more serious.* Had one of those with our management "team"...after 2 hours of being plied with booze, we then had an unannounced "leadership" exercise....interactive stuff that required responses.* After a few minutes one of my coworkers dryly observed...."it's not fair to get people drunk and then ask them questions.!*
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Old 06-24-2005, 08:54 AM   #24
 
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You should have told them that if you have to do the exercises drunk, then you should have to work drunk too.
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Old 06-24-2005, 12:55 PM   #25
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That would explain a lot of things I've seen at some companies...
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Old 06-25-2005, 03:51 AM   #26
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Lancelot and I hereby offer to host the ER-board-activity-day in Thailand! 8)
It will kick of with the $2.5 all you can drink beer happy hour from 1600-2000 after which there will be a SWR discussion forum at a nearby pool. Cheers!
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Old 06-25-2005, 07:44 AM   #27
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Well now

Given my male hormone theory of incurable putzing with stocks/and er funds - AND it's lessor known corallary that women are better investors than men.

Thai beer AND perhaps some female financial advisors??

By the pool of course.

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