Cast of Characters:
Me - Corporate Girl
Hubby - my hubby
Ben - my boss, a mere 4 months older than me
John - our department's Vice President and Ben's boss
Ann - the director who works for John and oversees the department
Chandra - my partner in crime across the isle
Caren - longtime coworker - new office politics confidante
Ken - a loveable old coworker
Dee - was one of our team, but has since turned into an east coast office snob
Jean - the lovable office gossip
The Clique - the not so lovable office gossipsThe Three Cs:
who is nice in meetings but mean to meResigned and replaced with a nice guy - don't know him though.
his assistantgone with old CFO
who only comes out of the woodwork for large corporate meetingsRetired
C - his incredibly demanding and bitchy assistant
our big cheese at the top and part-time celeb hobnobberNow retired/resigned and replaced with a seasoned CEO with heavy branding experience. Sort of a plain jane speaker but very knowledgable and a different but equally compelling vision
his assistant...so busy, she has her own assistantsgone with former CEO, I presume
Well, that's interesting - I hadn't really thought about the fact that we'd had complete turnover at that level in the last two years. It's good to shake things up a little.
my carpool ride - she works across the streetMoved across the country
"Oh, you hate your job? Why didn't you say so? There's a support group for that. It's called EVERYBODY, and they meet at the bar."