Too early to begin working on/Too late to do anything about.
Get In/Get Out
Forms I cannot deal with / Forms I will not deal with
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"Our new insourcing policy means you'll be doing all the work."
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Kitty Business man, In Out boxes.
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A gangster moves papers from the 'bada-bing' box to the 'bada-boom' box.
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A man on a desert island has an inbox and outbox both filled with sand.
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"Honey, you're home."
"The majestic way they climb higher and higher until they seem to kiss the sky reminds me of the huge pile of work I have waiting for me when I get back."
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"Auto reply: I am dead and will have limited access to e-mail."
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A man walks past a beggar who holds out an in-box.
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"The new piece of paper you like to keep on your desk came in."
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Tags:lunch break, lunch breaks, skive, skives, skiving, worry, worries, worrying, procrastinate, procrastinates, procrastinating, worker, workers, daily grind, daily grinds, office drone, office drones, drone, drones, impatient, impatience, inbox, inboxes, outbox, outboxes, put off, puts off, putting off, listless, depressed, depression, workday, workdays, average day, average days, everyday, office worker, office workers, white collar, white collar job, white collar jobs
In. So not in.