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Got a bit of a surprise at work today

Discussion in 'Employment & Jobs' started by soundian, Jul 21, 2012.

  1. soundian

    soundian Gigabyte Poster

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    20% payrise, straight outta the blue. I've only been there 4 months.

    Maybe I should ask them to backdate it :twisted:
     
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  2. GSteer

    GSteer Megabyte Poster

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    Very very very nice. I shall raise a glass of chocolate stout to you sir! Cheers!
     
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  3. wagnerk
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    Virtual beers all round :alc

    Congrats :)
     
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  4. Beerbaron

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    Congrats. I would love a pay rise about now, been at my job for 8 months so far. I think our pay reviews are coming up soon.

    So can this now be ticked off :)

     
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  5. soundian

    soundian Gigabyte Poster

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    I hope you're not suggesting I'd rest on my laurels. :tune
     
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  6. Shinigami

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    Nice one!

    I wouldn't push my luck by asking to have it backdated tho' ;)
     
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  7. Arroryn
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    Arroryn we're all dooooooomed

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    Major congrats :) your news was so good, it's made the entirety of the UK sunny - well done sir!
     
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  8. soundian

    soundian Gigabyte Poster

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    Really? :(
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  9. nXPLOSi

    nXPLOSi Terabyte Poster

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    Congrats mate! I wouldn't of minded starting my week like that, instead I got a 20% increase in workload! Haha

    :biggrin
     
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  10. soundian

    soundian Gigabyte Poster

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    Pretty much what I was expecting to get, either that or a b0ll0cking.
     
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  11. loca1hero

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    Congrats! so you should expect a similar surprise every 4 months from now huh!! ; )
     
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