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Friday, February 21, 2014

Wow this is a different expereience all together.....

When I finally got the job offer after the long wait, I kind of deflated. It was all I wanted, but instead fo being Happy I was just tired. Must have really been under tension.
At my old job, everything was going crazy as well, so i was more sure than ever that the move is the best thing for me.
Well the happiness did set in after a while.
Now I am winding up at the old job. Only today & Monday left, then I am done. But I am glad that yesterday I finally had a feeling of success:
We finally did the presentation of the PM Methodology we developoed to the Senior Management. It had taken me for ever to figure out how to put it on graphs. But it was worth it! We had the full attention of those present, but did not get all to attend. There were lively discussions, but in the end they agreed with us, only suggested some minor changes. Yes! A buy-in! Now I can leave in the assurance that all the hard work was nto in vain and the team I am leaving behind will have the Senior Support they need to take things further. I know it will not be smooth sailing, but at least it is a start.

I am also glad that I decided to take my leave days next week instead of having them paid out, since I need a few days to compose myself and get internally ready for the new job.
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KENDRACARROLL 2/28/2014 6:51PM

    Hope you had time to recharge and relax this week.
Good luck with your new job.

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STEPHLOKI 2/23/2014 11:59AM

    Wow I am overwhelmed! Thanks everyone!

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DDOORN 2/22/2014 11:02PM

    Cheers to the re-charge and new, hopefully greener pastures!

Don

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ELISADENK 2/21/2014 9:18PM

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NYARAMULA 2/21/2014 1:25PM

    emoticon All the best with your new job.

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NATPLUMMER 2/21/2014 12:24PM

    I'm glad the happiness has kicked in...I totally understand the tiredness.
Congratulations!!
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LIVE2RUN4LIFE 2/21/2014 10:12AM

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SHERIO5 2/21/2014 8:37AM

    Congratulations!

Fully enjoy your down time next week...best wishes!

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IFDEEVARUNS2 2/21/2014 8:34AM

    I think you made the right choice: you really need a break!
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LAURIE5658 2/21/2014 8:24AM

    Best wishes with your new job, Steph. I'm thinking of you!!!!

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CELLOSONG 2/21/2014 8:15AM

    Congrats on finally starting your new job, I hope it's a really good fit for you!

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POSITIVE41 2/21/2014 5:24AM

    Good luck with your new job!

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