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Corrosive Shame
Therapy for Life
All Engines - Full Reverse!
Tis the season to be job-hunting.

So, Lancaster job closes tomorrow - form has been submitted, potential domestic issues put nicely to one side.

"Other" job is progressing - I should hear the results of a meeting today which should mean an advert asap. A local job, for a local person.

Now this morning I have something else to think about. "The-place-where-I-used-to-work" is advertising. I knew this was on the cards from conversations with people who are still-inside-but-trying-to-get-out, but I was pretty sure the job would go internally. But it's there, on the website, another job I could really enjoy. There's a lot of things in the way - the BBBHB has gone, but still did I leave under a cloud? Do I want to go back? Will I even be properly considered? Should I reverse my career (in location/breadth not money/responsibility)? Do I just want it because it's a comfortable job in the West Midlands? It's reporting to a man who did give me a management chance (good) but the Chief Exec is still the same (bad).

I've got a week to do a form if I want to. I think I shall - if for no other reason than I've got an "Any other information" that's pretty recent. Then I guess I'll see. I just hope my luck allows me to get one of these to get away from where I am now.

Ho hum.

Current Mood: confused confused

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ant_girl From: ant_girl Date: February 5th, 2004 02:02 am (UTC) (Link)
I think you should apply. If you left under a cloud, it doesn't matter -- you just won't get it, nothing lost.

And a comfortable job in the West Midlands is a Good Thing, isn't it? Certainly better than no job at all. And probably better than getting stranded in Lancaster.

If you get it, then you can weigh up your other options and decide whether you want it or not..
eldelphia From: eldelphia Date: February 5th, 2004 02:06 am (UTC) (Link)
Did you leave under a cloud? Or was it just issues with said person who hath now disappeared? Could you hack going back? Would the drive kill you? Are there other changes going on there that might influence your decision?

/ 'helpful' Fish questions
boglin From: boglin Date: February 5th, 2004 02:21 am (UTC) (Link)
Yay! Job in West Midlands yay!
From: ikkleblacktruck Date: February 5th, 2004 05:10 am (UTC) (Link)
Think of it as a stepping stone, if nothing else.
maddave From: maddave Date: February 5th, 2004 12:14 pm (UTC) (Link)
Lancaster? You going to rent the house Ady used to live in just to be further away yet closer to him?
kneeshooter From: kneeshooter Date: February 5th, 2004 12:49 pm (UTC) (Link)


Wow - what a great idea that would be! Could someone provide me a guide to the stains he left behind?
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