1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

Merry Christmas to me!!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by joanm, Dec 18, 2007.

  1. joanm

    joanm Songster

    777
    1
    161
    May 13, 2007
    I got my Christmas bonus today - My boss (our office manager) told me last year when I got one that they may increase every year for a job well done - well, it TRIPLED!!!

    I felt like a complete fool when I started crying and hugged her - I've never worked at a job where they tell you, and show you how much you are appreciated. The owner of the company is such a great person - I can't believe I ever questioned quitting my old job.
     

  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    6,016
    14
    286
    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Thats great!! Merry Christmas!! Now, put it to good use....order more chickies!! [​IMG]
     
  3. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    That's great news!!! I wish I had enough money to give myself a bonus. [​IMG]
     
  4. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Songster

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    Yeah for you!!!!!!


    Okay, so we all have to know... Who do you work for? And what do you do??


    Merry Christmas, enjoy your bonus [​IMG]
     
  5. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Congrats, good places to work are hard to find. [​IMG] I'm sure you earned it, oh yeah get more chickens. [​IMG]
     
  6. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    7,005
    29
    261
    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    So, how many chicks are you oredering? [​IMG]
     
  7. Wolfpacker

    Wolfpacker Songster

    652
    1
    149
    Jul 7, 2007
    Raleigh
    That's great. I work for the state of NC and we had to PAY $5 for our Christmas lunch yesterday. [​IMG]

    Rest easy, Southern Chick. Your tax money is safe.
     

  8. joanm

    joanm Songster

    777
    1
    161
    May 13, 2007
    [​IMG] Well, with that bonus - I would need a LOT bigger coop! Actually, that's what I plan on doing with it. I want a BIG coop - maybe with running water!!

    I work for a family that owns retail stores - four in Texas and one - soon to be two in Louisiana. We sell home decor, giftware - each store has a greenhouse and we have seasonal plants, tropicals, perennials, trees, shrubs - any plant you can thing of - I love springtime at the store! (we get great discounts)

    Each store has a ribbon shop, two of our stores have a custom frame shop(beautiful framing) Each store has floral designers on staff, we have an awesome candle shop. My favorite is Circle E. Each store has a boutique - clothing and accessories.

    I work at the corporate office/warehouse - I started out at the store four years ago as a cashier at night while working my day job that I quit. I do a little of everything - from advertising to AP to answering the phone to getting our website up. Right now we have started a new inventory program and I'm working with the guy that's writing it.

    Life is good! [​IMG]
     
  9. joanm

    joanm Songster

    777
    1
    161
    May 13, 2007
    Quote:I'm sorry Wolfpacker!
     
  10. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    more chickens .!!! [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by