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purduejake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-10-06 12:43 PM
Response to Reply #8
10. If you want the job...
you will get a cell phone. I just love ultimatums from companies today.
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  -FL paper asks staff to use their own cell phones for business calls BurtWorm  Jan-10-06 12:33 PM   #0 
  - Sure boss. As long as I can make my biz calls between 9pm and 6am.  Atman   Jan-10-06 12:36 PM   #1 
  - WTF?  MuseRider   Jan-10-06 12:36 PM   #2 
  - I hope they plan on reimbursing for those calls...  MercutioATC   Jan-10-06 12:36 PM   #3 
  - Greed has no limits.  ladjf   Jan-10-06 12:36 PM   #4 
  - If you "must make business calls"?  DemItAllAnyway   Jan-10-06 12:37 PM   #5 
  - Does the paper pay for the cell phones?  FSogol   Jan-10-06 12:37 PM   #6 
  - self delete, my dupe  MADem   Jan-10-06 12:55 PM   # 
  - The memo is TOTALLY UNCLEAR ON THAT  MADem   Jan-10-06 12:55 PM   #15 
  - could pave the way for business expense deduction  Lerkfish   Jan-10-06 12:41 PM   #7 
  - What if you don't have a cell phone?  LisaM   Jan-10-06 12:41 PM   #8 
  - If you want the job...  purduejake   Jan-10-06 12:43 PM   #10 
  - I'm guessing most journalists carry cell phones. n/t  FSogol   Jan-10-06 01:22 PM   #16 
     - What about the nonjournos who work at the paper?  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 02:35 PM   #23 
  - I have to pay for my business calls...  purduejake   Jan-10-06 12:43 PM   #9 
  - I don't have a cell phone -- and I'm not the only  enlightenment   Jan-10-06 12:44 PM   #11 
  - NBD if the paper provides the cell phones. Otherwise, no way  Love Bug   Jan-10-06 12:44 PM   #12 
  - Since this is from a post on another forum and not  calico1   Jan-10-06 12:48 PM   #13 
  - Does any company provide phone for employees other than managers?  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 01:45 PM   #17 
     - Cell phone companies do!  LisaM   Jan-10-06 02:01 PM   #20 
     - Mine does.  calico1   Jan-10-06 02:05 PM   #21 
        - The memo says ALL employees  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 02:34 PM   #22 
           - I don't work for a newspaper so I can't  calico1   Jan-10-06 02:40 PM   #24 
              - Then why can't they afford a separate land line for all employees?  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 02:44 PM   #25 
  - Personal cell phones, or business-supplied cells?  YDogg   Jan-10-06 12:49 PM   #14 
  - Nothing indicates this is referring to PERSONAL cell phones  meganmonkey   Jan-10-06 01:47 PM   #18 
  - It's a memo sent to Romanesko, presumably by an employee.  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 01:51 PM   #19 
  - It doesn't say personal cell phones.  donco6   Jan-10-06 02:54 PM   #26 
     - It doesn't say business cell either.  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 03:32 PM   #27 
        - Yes.  donco6   Jan-10-06 05:52 PM   #28 
           - Telemarketing firms and newspapers use phones differently.  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 10:26 PM   #29 
              - Ah, the crux of the matter.  donco6   Jan-10-06 10:27 PM   #30 
                 - Why would an employee share the memo with Romanesko  BurtWorm   Jan-10-06 10:43 PM   #31 

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