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Thursday, August 11, 2005

First day at work..

Yesterday was my first day of my official first job... So far so good..Got to know lots of names and faces which i cant remember... And i am in HR loh.. ARGH!!! Got to know the overall picture of my job scope by observing my colleague, Julianne.. OMG, lots of things to do.. I can only copy and copy what to remember.. Got so tired that i went to bed straight after dinner..

Today is better.. Even got the chance to do hands-on for the recording of leave application in the files.. mad calculation.. :p Tomorrow need to record the leave application into the payroll system.. ahh.. plus got HR meeting.. Sighz.. better sleep liao..

16 Comments:

  • at least you got a job and earning money. Money is super impt to women cause we need it for shopping.
    *winks*
    N for us to meet up more often.

    By Blogger frenie, at 11:18 PM  

  • ya & join us for ktv sessions...

    :)

    By Blogger Winter, at 11:47 PM  

  • Is your office near to mine?
    can meet up for lunch?

    take care. see ya tomorrow or should i say this evening :P

    By Anonymous curious george, at 12:21 AM  

  • "Got to know lots of names and faces which i cant remember."

    Very common experience. I remembered on my first day I was introduced to this colleague during an orientation walk round my office. Later at the end of the walk, I bumped into that colleague again and I self-introduce again. He said, "Just now introduce already leh". So malu!

    By Blogger lancerlord, at 8:50 AM  

  • jiayou ger!!

    i haf problems wif remembering names though, so i sometimes resort to calling ppl, sweetie, my dear or watsoever endearing terms. hahah~

    By Blogger sassyjan, at 11:45 AM  

  • Yeh, most people can't remember up to 75% of the names that were introduced to them on their 1st day of work. So you'll have to spend the next few days saying,"I'm sorry I didn't quite get your name that day. You are?"

    By Blogger Beng, at 1:17 PM  

  • ah yes yes... congrats!

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 8:21 PM  

  • Why do you think God gave you 2 arms? For you to write those people's names down ... Hope you are enjoying your new job!

    By Blogger MyOrangeSweater, at 9:02 PM  

  • Glad to hear that you are coping well with the new job.

    I carry a pen and pad on my first few days to write down people's name, a short description (e.g. yellow teeth fat bugger, super cute malay girl, or the Almighty Petty Cash Woman-God, etc..), I even did a simple sketch of some of them.

    Write little things to remember very quickly. Took me only a week to know all 200+ of them.

    And never ever let them see what you write on the pad. Or else sure die damn ugly one. hahahaah

    - Jaywalk

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 10:47 PM  

  • ah... it reminds me the time when i used to work for a software house specializing in HR app... sounds fun ah! hahaha

    By Anonymous jazz, at 11:22 PM  

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    By Anonymous k, at 12:16 AM  

  • No need to worry about names. You will remember them in time to come, and with a little effort. No one will fault you.

    It took me about one month to remember the names of my colleagues (more than 50).

    Be pleasant and smile alot!

    By Anonymous k, at 12:17 AM  

  • Yanfang: Haha.. yeah loh.. Money=Shopping :p

    vanna: See first loh... not earning millions of peanuts, you know..

    CG: NOT NEAR AT ALL!!! Sob sob..

    Lancerlord: haha.. lucky i not so malu.. i only smiled at the other ppl..

    Janice: Smart!! I did that sometimes.. but my current company mostly GUYS ah...

    beng: You must be one of those loh.. So experienced

    Annoymous: Thanks :p

    Lynne: Must be hands ah?? Cannot feet? heehee...

    Jaywalk: Now then tell me.. BAD SUGAR DADDY!!!

    jazz: Fun meh? a bit bored liao...

    k: I smiled a lot liao.. only thing i can do now.. :p

    By Blogger Jaschocolate, at 12:42 AM  

  • you dont happen to be working at joo koon circle, do you?

    By Blogger S t a r m | s t, at 10:24 AM  

  • hey, ger congratssss!!! u founda job!!! well, hope u enjoy it though crazy copying.. dun b 2 stress over it n enjoy.. hey go party la, dun b so old le.. oops!! ur promtion thingy is damn scary.. looks real.
    kit

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 8:05 PM  

  • Starmist: Nope.. working in bukit batok..

    Kit yee: Haha.. ya loh.. got job then can go out with you mah.. haha

    By Blogger Jaschocolate, at 10:35 AM  

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