Just a Minute

I stumbled upon this Glossary of Terms for the Minutes of Meetings and thought that it would make a helpful blog post for those of you who must occasionally write up the minutes. Please feel free to contribute other helpful ideas. Term: The results were inconclusive. Meaning: Nothing was accomplished Term: The committee met and … Continue reading Just a Minute

Sex and the Stationery Cupboard

Journalist Richard Glover recently wrote a wonderful column about shocking millennials with his tales of the stationery cupboard. When he first joined the workforce, everyone had to convince the stationery gate-keeper that their pen (allotment, one) was indeed empty of ink before being issued with a replacement. “Don’t be ridiculous!’ said bright young things to … Continue reading Sex and the Stationery Cupboard