Fire Drill
Humour

Fire Drill

The fire alarm sounds. Some surprised faces look around the open-plan office as the Fire Wardens stand up, put on their high-viz vests and begin to usher people out of the building. Sandra checks her desktop clock. Yesterday’s staff email advised 11:03 am as the scheduled time for the fire drill. She sees 11:18 am … Continue reading

Insure To Be Sure
Humour

Insure To Be Sure

Following brief introductions and chat as they help themselves to teas and coffees, Will formally welcomes Anne, Martin, and Lydia to their induction seminar. All three are starting out as insurance sales reps with Will’s team. As they take their seats in the seminar room, Will collects a signed contract from each new employee and double-checks … Continue reading