Must Watch: Signs
[caption id="attachment_983" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Signs - directed by Patrick Hughes"][/caption] "Signs" is a must-watch video for all of you office goers. It's a short film about your average Joe Cubicle, and his unique communication with the girl next door. Did I mention its a 2009 Cannes Lions winner? With the plethora of garbage videos polluting YouTube, it nice to know that you can still find that diamond in the rough. Take 10 minutes to watch this during your lunch break. You won't be disappointed.
5 Minutes to Kill Yourself
An amusing new flash game really "takes a stab" at the cubicle world. Just read this description: "Stan is in hell. He lives the day-in, day-out workaday life of a cube jockey. A last-minute meeting request pushes him over the edge. As Stan, you wander the office space finding ingenious ways to hurt him until Stan’s health is completely drained. He has but five minutes—if he can’t do it by then, he’s doomed to sit through yet another boring meeting. You’re Stan’s only hope."
The Dreaded Work Email Chain
[caption id="attachment_11656" align="alignright" width="170" caption="Kill me."][/caption] A few weeks ago, the crime was committed. Someone had inadvertently "replied all" to the Human Resource email that provided an update on our 401K enrollment, sending out their personal information. One would think that this is not a big deal. You receive the email, read it, realize it is not for your eyes, delete the email, and move on. This is describing the ideal corporate email world. In reality, people read the email, and rather than delete it, continue the chain by replying all. Here is a recap, from my experience, on how quickly things can ...
An Interview with ‘Workaholics’ Adam DeVine
[caption id="attachment_12874" align="alignright" width="269" caption=""Workaholics" star Adam DeVine"][/caption] Tonight Comedy Central is premiering "Workaholics" - a show we're rather excited about. Mainly because we feel like the guys the trailers portray, and it looks funny. In anticipation of the show, Adam DeVine, who plays 'Adam' on the show, answered some of our questions about his own work history and what we can expect from this office comedy. Below the Q&A is a trailer for the show, which begins tonight, April 6 at 10:30 p.m. ET. 1) Have you ever had any cubicle jobs? If so, any horror stories? If not, what's the secret? Yeah, ...