Any tips for a road warrior settling in to his first office job?

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  1. tfarny

    tfarny Friend of Leo's

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    If the job turns out to be one of the many that takes 1-2 hours per day of real work to accomplish, DO NOT spend the other 6 hours doing all the other things that need to be done to help the company become more succesful, even if you give all the credit to your fellow employees.
    That is very likely to get you fired. Just happened to a colleague of mine. Just do your minimum tasks, be nice to everyone, and keep your head down. Read the book "Bulllsh&^ Jobs" but put it on your Kindle so nobody in the office can see it.
     
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    SecretSquirrel Friend of Leo's Ad Free Member

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    Wearing earbuds makes it easier to ignore colleagues who may pester you with tasks or questions. Moving quickly to and from your desk helps with this, and makes you look busy.
     
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    Thot thar be sum chewwie bacon!
     
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