It’s important to get along with someone on your intellectual level. Not only is it important, it’s an attraction. I bet there’s even a mathematical equation for it too.
Archive for ‘November, 2010’
Believe it or not, some people actually feel a sense of comfort from work. Usually these people have different levels of work: easy, moderate, and hard. Easy work is vacation work. It’s still work, mind you, but it can be fun and even relaxing. Do you think so?
Dodgeball made something of a comeback a few years back, especially among adults. I haven’t heard much about it in recent years. It seems to have fallen out of favor with spell check too. That or I can’t spell. Nothing new there.
Homemade clothes can be a very nice gift. They can also be uncomfortable sometimes… both the situation and the clothes. Have you ever had to wear a crazy homemade gift out of obligation to the giver?
It just occurred to me that this may be the first time we see Cal and Perk out and about after hours. There was another strip where they were at “Hooters” but I somehow didn’t post that one comic and, by the time I found out, the next comic posted so I just left it. It’s funny [...]
For two years now, I have not had a real weekend. By “real weekend” I mean a weekend where I just don’t have to do anything but kick around the house or go see a movie or whatever. I’m not asking for pity, it’s been my choice. I’ve been super busy developing Perk at Work [...]
The whole idea of a Venus Fly Trap is odd to me. Why does one plant need “meat” while another doesn’t? I guess we could also ask why one human needs meat and another doesn’t.
Too often we allow our work to work us over. This shouldn’t be the case. Yes, there should always be some challenges to the workday – it’s overcoming the challenges that allow us to know we’ve put in a good day’s work and accomplished something useful. Challenges, however, do not have to come with stress. [...]
Have you ever attended an estate sale? It’s actually quite a somber event, selling off all the stuff that a person has accumulated throughout the years. It’s like buying pieces of someone’s history. Yet there are great deals to be had…
“Perk at Work” is one of the ingredients of BURRITO Magazine. Our first video blog (or “StuffCast”) has now been created and is ready for the viewing. Sit back, relax, and enjoy 4 1/2 minutes of silliness!
Showing up late to work is an addiction for some. In fact it may be a disease. Some argue that, since it is a disease, they should be given time off of work for it… exactly the amount of time they take before showing up.