So one of my team quit today

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Estocada, Jul 31, 2015.

  1. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Better offer from an Fortune 100 chemical company. 25-30 k more a year. That's what happens once they get 3 or 4 years experience. The big players throw a boatload of cash their way and a bigger title.
     
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  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    RH Goatcabin Notable Member VIP

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    Didn't happen
     
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    Shedding Skin Damp Banned User

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    This changes everything
     
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    crazypreacher Maker of Lists Gold

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    I'm an a's fan. My team quit in 1990.
     
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  6. DrSublux

    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

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  7. gwartney

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    He wasn't on your fucking team, he was an employee. Unless you run a field hockey team
     
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  8. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Actually I kind of expected it. I wish the guy well.
     
  9. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    I think you need to look at the optics of his situation while it is still top of mind.
     
  10. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Very true. Thanks for pointing that out.
     
  11. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Did too.
     
  12. gwartney

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    You must be a real skin flint.
     
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  14. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    Sorry dude. I had a rough day now I'm drinking cheap happy hour beer.
     
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  15. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    McDonald's!!
     
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  16. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

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    Global juggernaut
     
  17. Ridic

    Ridic Too ridic to quit Banned User

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    A good leader would have been able to convince him to stay.
     
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  19. gwartney

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    That's pretty close.
     
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  20. Estocada

    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Not when it isn't as good a deal for him. He got a better deal than I could offer him.