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Apparently we're setting up a Twitter account. Baring in mind that I work for a public transport company, this seems like a total waste of time. However, as the only person in the office with a Twitter account, it does mean that I will be paid to tweet at some point this week. Sweet
Surely a pretty important thing for many businesses, but if not for yours then yes, URGH.
plus the other people there aren't people I need to forge particularly close links with.
Plus it's an evening meeting. Ah well.
My industry wouldn't function without it- there are plenty of natural resources lawyers out there but which one to pick- the random person you've goggled or the person you met at that conference (etc.... yawn).
spending ages making a cup of coffee (stirring for at least 30 seconds) and the occasional nervous smile/grimace at the people sat next to me.
A bit like a visit from my girlfriend's parents.
it's just full of people who i've got no real need to get to know, so it's a bit of a waste of effort. hmm
I got half way through and realised that it was just a course in how to make conversation with people.
Never have I felt more lonely.