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No Reason
Now that we are approaching the holidays, there is no excuse not to be working. Everyone needs help and we're talking good paying jobs. We have made it too easy for people not to work.
If you are physically capable then you should be working...
Our Branding Is Not A Party
I get requests every year from people who want to help brand.  My branding is different from the brandings you may have heard about. Ours is all about the work.  Do we all eat afterwards? Yes.  Then we have time to visit and feel good about another successful calf crop...
How Far Do You Drive To Get To Work In Billings?
If you love small town life, Montana has plenty of them to pick from; however, most people who live in tiny towns typically have to commute to the city to do do their job. With Montana being so spread out, it can definitely add some big city stress to small town living...
Late Is Late
It amazes me how often people are late, especially for work.  If it’s only once in a while I get that, but over and over again is not excusable.  If these people were leaving on a plane for vacation they would be prompt.
 
Do you think these people would get mad if …
Salary Not A Reason To be A Rotten Employee
Senator Jon Tester blamed The V.As failure to fill some openings with quality people on pay disparities. He’s full of crap. Just because your pay isn't as high as you would like is not an excuse to be a rotten employee. It should be the opposite, prove you are a great emplo…
Linerider: Another Stupid Way To Waste Company Resources
Every now and then I find something that is stupid and enjoyable so I feel the need to share. This one is perhaps more stupid than enjoyable, but I can't seem to stop myself from drawing courses for this little toboggan rider to traverse...
Need A Vacation? Here Are The Signs
I recently returned from a weeks vacation and I'm already showing signs of needing another. While perusing an article on Health.com, I realized my vacation didn't accomplish what it was supposed to.
Is your job stressful? Are you white knuckling your computer mouse as your co-worker drones …
Time To Get A Flu Shot Before It’s Too Late
Slowly but surely the people I work with have been dropping like flies. One person was out sick on Tuesday, two were gone on Wednesday and today 4 people missed work with flu symptoms. I'm also dealing with a queasy stomach but that could be from having a pint of Ben and Jerry's Cherry Gar…
Daylight Savings Time Is Killing Me
You wouldn't think one measley hour could mess with your body clock and work schedule but today that's exactly what happened. Due to the change to Daylight Savings time I woke up today at 7:40. I normally wake up about 6:30 without the help of an alarm...
Can Wasting Time Online Improve Employee Productivity?
In a study that anyone who works in an office will heartily embrace, researchers found that spending small parts of the day wasting time on the Internet makes workers more productive because it acts to mentally refresh them.
“Browsing the Internet serves an important restorative function,&Close…
Wake Up Billings!
If you're like me, getting tired in the middle of the day while you are at work is an everyday thing.  You've tried eating less for lunch.  I fail at that every time I walk past the Burger Dive downtown. Or you might try not eating lunch at all, and maybe going for a walk now tha…