The day to day trials of earning a crust in the land of offices and fax machines

Surviving the staff night out

It’s that time of year again. The boys are rowdily smack talking and the girls are putting on their lippy. Whatever the occasion it is inevitable that at some stage you are going to have to engage in some form of social activity with your work colleagues in a neutral venue. This is a guide about how you survive the experience.
Storm Troopers

Joining a corporate faction

All you want is to do your job well and be rewarded for doing so. It might not be that simple. If you want to get ahead in the cutthroat world of corporate politics then you may have to join a faction. Understand the danger here.