Office Assistants

We’ve been working from home for well over a year now and have seen a succession of office assistants come and go. What used to be the main cat rescue room in the house is now also my office. We just about manage to blend the two together with varying degrees of success. In some ways its a good thing, or even an excellent thing. Whereas normally our foster cats would have spent almost all the day alone, they now have company and cuddles and I get to work with feline rather than human colleagues, which on the whole, I prefer.

Bae & Bigsby are our most recent temps. They arrived with very sketchy CVs and I suspect neither of them have done an honest days work in their lives. Bae just sat doing her nails, oblivious to the task in hand.

She’s also spent quite a bit of time looking for snacks rather than concentrating

Bigsby has attempted to engage with the filing system … though not entirely helpfully, as he later climbed to the top shelf and descended with considerably more speed than grace whilst I was on a call.

He was asked to come in to discuss his purrformance and appeared gobsmacked that he was actually expected to work.

To be fair to them, then make excellent purry paperweights and are lovely to snuggle during phone calls and Teams meetings. They’re looking for a purrmanent position so if you’re able to offer them something with very light duties and low expectations that is well rewarded with snacks and cuddles …..

Their adoption advert is here

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  1. Judy Stewart

    😜😂😂

    On Sat, 29 May 2021, 21:09 8 Lives: Sheffield 8 Cat Rescue, wrote:

    > accidental fosterer posted: ” We’ve been working from home for well over a > year now and have seen a succession of office assistants come and go. What > used to be the main cat rescue room in the house is now also my office. We > just about manage to blend the two together with varying ” >

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