Archive for January 4th, 2010

Not What It Looks Like, Honest

This morning, I had to sit in on a meeting at work about prospective changes to the company’s drug-screening policies. Apparently, we can cut our insurance costs if we introduce random mandatory drug tests and adopt a zero-tolerance policy on drug use, and in these economic times, well… any penny that can be pinched is good, right?

I didn’t really want to be there, and I really didn’t need to be there – it wasn’t so much a collaborative meeting as one of those fun “here’s what we’re going to do” meetings. What, you screwed up everyone’s schedules for this? But, hey, the conference room is heated, and it’s about ten degrees below zero, Fahrenheit, outside right now, so it could have been worse.

It wasn’t entirely a waste, though…
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