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It's amazing what conference call boredom prompts you to do
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How do you spend your time in conference call hell?
Contributing happily to the conversation.
20%
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Wishing your IT hadn't blocked YouTube.
20%
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Writing a virus to shave fractional cents (farthings) out of your transactions.
20%
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Contemplating the death and/or dismemberment of the person who arranged the call.
20%
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Comatose and/or drunk.
20%
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nelz
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 05, 2007 8:59 pm    Post subject: RE: Re: RE: It Reply with quote

Or you could cheat and run it through The Dialectizer Smile
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kilikopele
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:44 am    Post subject: RE: Re: RE: It Reply with quote

Nah. That's cheating. Besides, it's over too quickly. My conference calls can run 90 minutes at a shot.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:36 am    Post subject: RE: Re: RE: It Reply with quote

Some years ago the company I worked for had weekly conference calls between all offices on a Friday afternoon. Usually a complete waste of time as the sales droids would end up shouting at each other for an hour or more...

My solution : I arranged with a friendly client half-way home to have a series of problems on Friday afternoons that just absolutely had to have me in attendance to fix...
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