Sunday, March 13, 2011

A Day in the Life

Woke up, fell out of bed,
Dragged a comb across my head
Found my way downstairs and drank a cup,
And looking up I noticed I was late.
Found my coat and grabbed my hat
Made the bus in seconds flat
Found my way upstairs and had a smoke,
and Somebody spoke and I went into a dream
~A  Day in the Life - The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band


Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.
~Robert Orben

If you have a job without any aggravations, you don't have a job.
~Malcolm S. Forbes

Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
~Howard Aiken

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.
~Stanley J. Randall

Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.
~Douglas Adams

The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning, and does not stop until you get into the office.
~Robert Frost

If you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
~Homer Simpson, The Simpsons

Adults are always asking little kids what they want to be when they grow up because they're looking for ideas.
~Paula Poundstone


 I'll be working for a small, family-owned biz as a Production Artist/Graphic Designer (I've been doing stuff like this for over 18 years - I'm a little nonplussed by that!) and I've been thinking about having a job after all this time.

I can't lie; just the interviewing process (phone interview, face-to-face #1, and face-to-face #2 - holy hannah!) was enough to leave me weak-kneed, so actually starting on Tuesday will be an experience! I feel very comfortable with everyone there so I'm thinking the transition will be fun and interesting because where would life be without a few catch-your-breath moments?

It will be awesome I'm certain. I'm excited to stretch my design limbs in the workplace.

Smooches my hooches.


David L Macaulay said...

congrats - that's my favorite Beatles track,too

Karen said...

wooohoooo, that's just awesome!.. a good nitch for you to create and grow..hard to find!

Marnie said...

That is amazing!! Happy news :0) You would be a cool person to work with. You go there on Tuesday and show them whose a rockstar xo

Shabbygal said...

Getting to be creative is an awesome job to have! Good liuck you will do fabulous! Traci

Ms. A said...

Sounds like you've found the ideal job! You will rock their world, no doubt!

J.J. in L.A. said...

Congratulations!!! I hope it's a blast! I know working with you would be. : )

Ca88andra said...

Congrats! Sounds like a great job.

R. Jacob said...

Good for you, you are back to the mother ship, going with your strengths, exciting once again.

Marla said...

Love, love, love the quotes. Congrats on the job, my darling. Razzle dazzle em, girlfriend!