good coworkers

Broadway Barista…..I love my coffee shop job

I work on Broadway, a busy street of infamy in a major metropolitan city. No, it’s not the famous Broadway of New York, full of classy acts and theater snobs. My Broadway is something more like the telegraph avenue in Berkley or it’s neighbor Haight/Ashbery. Every city has a Broadway; it’s Hennipen or Lyndale in [...]

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Software Developer………sheer incompetence

I was a…god what was I?…C++/MTS/VMS developer. I surfed the web on a day to day
basis..<laughs>..all server side development. In Munich.
Before this, I was a VB/Access developer for a Digital. I got the job through
contacts…the old boys network.
I took it because it seemed like a good idea at the time and the money was good. [...]

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McDonalds job…..All about the team

I worked as a crew member at McDonald’s in Plainview, New York right after high
school. Mcdonald’s always seemed like a good first job and one of my best friends worked
there….so I went in and applied.
I loved it. It was a lot of fun. We were a very…highly rated store. Mcdonalds has
an internal rating system.
It was [...]

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Systems engineer……a bit routine, but a good job.

I work in Munich as a systems engineer for a large computer company….it means that
…I don’t know what it means. I’m working….doing…putting the software together for
the consumer machines. From day to day, I build what we call images…Windows and the
right drivers for our hardware and misc. programs which we decide to use…we put it all
together [...]

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