Categories

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Follow BestAmPo on Twitter

« Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary, How Does Your Garden Grow? (by Laura Orem) | Main | This just in . . . "Kitty Goes Postal" »

May 25, 2010

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00e54fe4158b8833013481b737fe970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Human Resources wore a gold tie; Finance, a red tie:

Comments

Individual Retirement Account

Retirement? That doesn't exist anymore. In three generations, a tale like yours of IRAs or 401(k)s will be thought of as legendary. It's like getting a fish that gives three wishes and having it for dinner.

Raymond: quite true. I do not expect to "retire". I expect to work till I drop. I'd like to rest on my laurels. Whatever those are.

I had a similar experience when I started my job a gazillion years ago. I didn't immediately join the retirement plan b/c I couldn't believe I would be around long enough to make it worthwhile. Well, I eventually joined and am glad I did. But I did at the time feel very "me" vs. "them." (I still do but for different reasons.)

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Follow BestAmPo on Twitter
 

Radio

I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark
                   

from New and Selected Poems by David Lehman


Shop Indie Bookstores
 

 

 


This Way Out

THE RULE OF THUMB
by T.P.Winch

Ringfinger was nervous
Pinky terrified
when they learned
that Hand might succumb
to the rule of Thumb.

 

 


A creative communications, branding, and resources consultancy founded by Victoria C. Rowan

 

Reach a Wide International Audience


Advertise on the Best American Poetry Blog