Jilara (jilara) wrote,

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Shutdowns in 2005

They just sent out a schedule of shutdowns for this year. Um, the recovery isn't doing as well as the pundits claim. We're now up to THREE enforced shutdowns, this year. This is a new record. Last year was only one. The year before had two. And this year as spiked up to three. It's one of those accounting things where your bottom line comes out better if you just close the company for a week or two, and force people to take vacation or unpaid time off. I'm glad I now get 3 weeks of vacation a year. But anyone who's been here less than three years could have a problem... (Have we hired anyone in the last 3 years? Maybe it's not really a problem...)

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