"Pillows for sleeping on are downstairs. These are all for screaming into."
Tags:shopping, retail, housewares, home goods, home decor, decorations, decoration, pillow, pillows, throw pillows, throw pillow, cushion, cushions, screaming, screaming into, sleeping, anger management, therapy, therapist, therapists, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, mental health, customer service, types of pillows, anger, clerk, clerks, staff
A store clerk files greeting cards for different types of moms
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"He's nuts. She's nuts. All three young ones are nuts. The dog is nuts. And the old lady upstairs is nuts, too."
"My leaving Wilkins & Jennings was perfectly amicable. They felt that I should be fired, and I agreed."
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"I hope no one's noticed, but I am totally phoning it in today."
"Can I bring you something else to complain about?"
Tags:waiting, waiter, waitress, waitresses, complain, complaining, complaints, fussy, complaints, picky, frustrating, professional, restaurant, restaurants, staff, employees, public, customers, customer, whine, grumble, whines, grumbles, fuss, polite, civil, passive aggressive, pass agg, customer service
"Are you planning on just looking at that book or are you gonna borrow it?"
Tags:library, libraries, librarian, librarians, book, books, novel, novels, read, reading, reader, readers, borrow, borrowing, borrower, borrowers, borrowing books, plan, plans, planning, aggressive, clerk, clerks, staff, annoyed, angry, anger, looking, browsing, retail, bookseller, booksellers, bookstore, bookstores, bookshop, book shops, buying books, literature, modern life
A child carries a queen's train in a shirt labeled "Staff".
Woman looking at a sign in a pharmacy that says "Staff Picks"
Tags:pharmacy, pharmacies, chemist, chemists, chemist's, pharmacists, pharmacists, drugstore, drugstores, drug, pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical, medicine, medicines, meds, prescription, prescriptions, over the counter, over-the-counter, prescribed, medical, staff, staff picks, staff favourites, staff favourites, recommendation, recommendations, suggestions, suggestions, drug abuse, medicine abuse, prescription abuse, pharmaceutical abuse, addiction, addict, addicts, healthcare, health care, insurance, health insurance
"There's no need for alarm—the staff will be reduced, but only by attrition."
Tags:business, businessman, businessmen, boss, bosses, executive, executives, exec, execs, manager, managers, management, office, offices, office life, employee, employees, worker, workers, firing, laid off, lay off, laying off, unemployment, termination, downsizing, attrition, attack, pressure, alarm, money, drowning, sinking, staff, cut backs, reductions, reduced, company, companies, corporation, corporations, corporate
"The after-dinner mint is the boss's idea. I think it's superfluous."
Tags:superfluous, unnecessary, unneeded, diner, diners, restaurant, restaurants, food, foods, drink, drinks, waitress, waitresses, server, servers, customer service, customer, customers, management, manager, boss, bosses, managers, staff, employee, employees, freebies, freebie, lunch counter, breakfast counter, lunch, breakfast, dinner, meal, meals, after dinner mint, mints, candy, candies
"Guess you were right, chief--I just needed to be burped."
Tags:boss, bosses, manager, managers, executive, executives, executive, executives, coddle, coddling, coddled, burp, burping, baby, babies, employee, employees, staff, staffs, underling, underlings, workplace, office, office life, office behavior, office environment, hostile work environment, middle management, overprotective boss, overprotective bosses, awkward, awkward moments, micromanage, micromanaged, micromanager, management style
"If there's anything we can do to make your stay more pleasant, just rant about it all over the Internet."
Tags:hotel, hotels, motel, motels, bed and breakfast, bed and breakfasts, inn, inns, bnb, bnbs, b&b, b&bs, resort, resorts, stay, staying, vacation, vacations, holiday, holidays, receptionist, receptionists, front desk, front desks, service, good service, bad service, staff, review, reviews, internet, online, rant, rants, ranting, complain, complaint, complaints, complaining, criticism, critique, pleasant, reviewer, reviewers, post, posting, posts, forum, forums
"Do you ever feel like you're just here for the paycheck?"
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, fast food, food, burger, burgers, hamburger, hamburgers, clerk, clerks, staff, cashier, cashiers, worker, workers, employee, employees, working, job, jobs, career, careers, paycheck, paychecks, pay, salary, salaries, money, income, daily grind, working day, nine-to-five, office life, boring, dull, boredom, bored, blue-collar, minimum wage, wage, wages, work to live, working to live, living paycheck to paycheck, poor, summer job, summer jobs, student job, student jobs
A statue dedicated to "The Unknown Academic Infighter" stands outside a college campus.
Tags:statue, statues, sculpture, sculptures, memorial, memorials, education, academia, academic, academics, infighting, infighter, infighters, fighting, fight, fights, fighter, fighters, unknown, professor, professors, university, universities, college, colleges, teacher, teachers, educator, educators, academic politics, dean, deans, staff
"We just need your e-mail address so we can e-mail you all day every day for the rest of your life."
Tags:store, stores, shop, shops, shopping, shopper, shoppers, retail, clerk, clerks, staff, cashier, cashiers, checking out, checkout, checkouts, paying, technology, computer, computers, marketing, advertising, advertisement, advertisements, ad, ads, email, emails, emailing, e-mail, e-mails, e-mailing, spam, spamming, email address, e-mail address, endless, forever, all day, every day, annoying, modern life
"I'm not sure we still carry the Wonderbra."
Tags:superhero, superheroes, hero, heroes, comic, comics, fictional character, fictional characters, character, characters, film, films, movie, movies, lingerie, lingerie store, lingerie stores, lingerie shop, lingerie shops, bra store, bra store, bra shop, bra shops, corset, corsets, shopping for bras, shopping for underwear, shopping for lingerie, lingerie counter, lingerie counters, clerk, clerks, staff, customer service, service, question, questions, request, requests, customer, customers, patron, patrons, out of stock, out-of-stock, fashion, women's wear, clothing, clothes, women's clothing, women's clothes, shopping, shopper, shoppers, not longer, carry, product, products, woman, women
Tags:self employed, self employment, self-emplyed, self-employment, time waster, time wasteing, self important, self importance, self-important, self-importance, cat, cats, pet cat, pet cats, cat lover, cat lovers, pet dog, pet dogs, dog, dogs, dog owner, dog owners, dog lover, dog lovers, staff, employees, employee, reorganising staff, reorganizing staff
"Atilla the DMV employee"
Tags:history, historical, ancient, attila, attila the hun, hun, huns, barbarian, barbarians, europe, european, employee, employees, staff, worker, workers, photo, photos, picture, pictures, dmv, d.m.v., department of motorized vehicles, department of motor vehicles, driver's licence, driver's licences, driver licence, driver licences, driving licence, driving licence, driving, licensing, driver, drivers, government, government, government department, government departments, government worker, government workers, government employee, government employees, mean, harsh, brutal, violent, angry, evil, rude, hostile, unfriendly, transportation, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, automobile, automobiles
"The dip in sales seems to coincide with the decision to eliminate sales staff."
Tags:sales, staff, downsize, downsizes, downsizing, restructure, restructures, restructuring, corporation, corporate, profit, profits, profit margin, profit margins, decline, declines, declining, sales decline, sales declines, shrink, shrinks, shrinking, workforce, workforces, work forces, work force, chart, charts, layoff, layoffs, lay-off, lay-offs, laid off
"Can you give me a minute? There are a few key people I want to take along with me."
Tags:death, dead, die, dies, dying, grim, grim reaper, reapers, reaper, creepy, scythe, scythes, soul, souls, eternal soul, underworld, religion, religious, religious imagery, modern, modern life, exec, executive, executives, down with me, hell, hellish, corporate, corporations, management, staff, staffing, delay, delaying, excuses, vicious, viciously, time has come, businessman, businessmen, chief, chief executive, chief exec
"It's our way of saying, 'Thank you for shopping at Wilson's.' "
"I think you should be aware that the chef is a summer intern."
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, food, eating, dining, waiter, waiters, server, servers, service, customer service, order, orders, ordering, warning, warnings, advice, advising, advisory, advisories, chef, chefs, cook, cooks, cooking, kitchen, staff, intern, interns, summer, apprentice, apprentices, quality, questionable, suspicious, hiring, human resources, recruitment, recruiter, recruiters
"I pour the liquor. Al does the mixers. Mack handles beer and wine. Pete—fruits and garnishes. And Walt is our Jack of all trades, ready to spring into action, should one of us need to step briefly away."