I know I generally don't write anything about work / workplace in this blog but I just had another WTF or what-the-hell-is-happening-to-me moment which I really have to write about. For another realization moment go here
What was the epiphany?
I laughed at a joke. Yes, innocuous as it sounds, that was it. Read on for my tale of horror.
Regular coffee break conversation where you crib about everything to do with whatever company you work for - pay not enough, work too much blah blah blah.
Colleague 1: Dude, we get paid such peanuts, I think the biggest chunk of my salary is actually the Sodexho food vouchers I get!
Colleague 2: You're right. All of us should pool in our Sodexho vouchers and do a leveraged buy out of the company!
Yes ladies and gentlemen, in another shocking turn of events, your favourite blogger has started understanding and laughing at Finance humour. This is the first step on the downward spiral that ends with finally understanding what goes on the credit side and the debit side in a balance sheet.
Oh, woe is me :(