logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
LisaBabby, ChelleBelle, kansasdad, cosmoh, health professional
57519 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57519 Members
417 Forums
113893 Topics
808568 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 07:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
"Rosie" 327
Nancy Roussy 178
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 129
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 67
Mona - Astronomy 64
Angie 62
Yvonnie-Inspired 51
Susan - Meditation Editor 47
Sandra Investing/HFinance 38
Digital Art and Animation 31
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#798450 - 12/31/12 08:42 AM Fiscal cliff and work
Dianne W - Editor Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 11/10/08
Posts: 5115
Loc: Virginia
Can you imagine if we performed our jobs like the Congress and Senate are currently performing their jobs? Imagine if you waited until the last minute to complete a crucial project that you have known about for months (more like years) that could potentially have a devastating outcome.

This isn't a democrat or republican conversation, it's a conversation about getting the job done to satisfy your "customers". It's about working together as a team to get the job done!

Do you think you would still have a job if you operated the same way?
_________________________
Dianne Walker
Job Search Editor, Action Movie Editor, Launch Manager
Job Search Site

The secret to a perfect interview? Know your story and practice it!

How do I relax? I run!
Grandma to Half Marathon

Top

Add Fiscal cliff and work to Twitter Add Fiscal cliff and work to Facebook Add Fiscal cliff and work to MySpace Add Fiscal cliff and work to Del.icio.us Digg Fiscal cliff and work Add Fiscal cliff and work to Yahoo My Web Add Fiscal cliff and work to Google Bookmarks Add Fiscal cliff and work to Stumbleupon Add Fiscal cliff and work to Reddit
#799992 - 01/10/13 03:43 PM Re: Fiscal cliff and work [Re: Dianne W - Editor]
Trish-Contest/Sweepstakes Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Parakeet

Registered: 12/06/07
Posts: 943
Loc: Michigan, US
Definitely wouldn't have a job. I get paid on production. Sometimes, I wish our lawmakers got paid on production and got a penalty if they didn't produce quality work. I know they can be voted out of office but it still doesn't seem to deter them from doing shoddy work.
_________________________
Good Luck to All!

Trish Deneen
Contests & Sweepstakes
Contests & Sweepstakes Forum

Top

Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Twitter Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Facebook Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to MySpace Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Fiscal cliff and work Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Stumbleupon Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Reddit
#800362 - 01/13/13 04:26 AM Re: Fiscal cliff and work [Re: Dianne W - Editor]
Dianne W - Editor Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 11/10/08
Posts: 5115
Loc: Virginia
I absolutely agree Trish, if we operated the way they do - we would absolultely be out of a job. Unfortunately they operate the way they do so many may be out of a job.

I know it was "sticker shock" when I got my first paycheck of 2013. I know we should have treated the lower social security as a gift, but for me it was cash I absolutely needed as a single mom.
_________________________
Dianne Walker
Job Search Editor, Action Movie Editor, Launch Manager
Job Search Site

The secret to a perfect interview? Know your story and practice it!

How do I relax? I run!
Grandma to Half Marathon

Top

Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Twitter Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Facebook Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to MySpace Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Fiscal cliff and work Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Stumbleupon Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Reddit
#800365 - 01/13/13 04:48 AM Re: Fiscal cliff and work [Re: Dianne W - Editor]
Sandra Investing/HFinance Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Chipmunk

Registered: 07/13/12
Posts: 1979
Good point Dianne. I think everyone will have "sticker shock". Funny how the politicians didn't say anything about the "payroll" tax cut expiring.
2% sounds so small but it can really add up. And, unfortunately, there is no tax-avoidance techniques to get out of it.
_________________________
Sandra Baublitz, Investing/Home Finance Editor
Investing Website
Investing Forum
Home Finance Website
Home Finance Forum



Top

Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Twitter Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Facebook Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to MySpace Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Fiscal cliff and work Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Stumbleupon Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Reddit
#801063 - 01/16/13 02:55 PM Re: Fiscal cliff and work [Re: Dianne W - Editor]
Dianne W - Editor Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 11/10/08
Posts: 5115
Loc: Virginia
So true Sandra! It may not seem like much, but it was definitely a noticable difference. I thought it was interesting though, there were still employees who had questions about their checks - they really had removed themselves from watching what was going on in the news and the economy.
_________________________
Dianne Walker
Job Search Editor, Action Movie Editor, Launch Manager
Job Search Site

The secret to a perfect interview? Know your story and practice it!

How do I relax? I run!
Grandma to Half Marathon

Top

Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Twitter Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Facebook Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to MySpace Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Fiscal cliff and work Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Stumbleupon Add Re: Fiscal cliff and work to Reddit



Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Recipes using tea
by mary-tea1
Tea
Today at 05:56 PM
The Passing of Baseball's Greatness
by mary-tea1
Baseball
Today at 05:30 PM
Valentines Songs
by mary-tea1
Tea
Today at 05:05 PM
What did you dream about last night?
by Yvonnie-Inspired
Dreams
Today at 04:58 PM
Thoughts on a pretty complex dream
by Yvonnie-Inspired
Dreams
Today at 04:54 PM
Important Financial Dates 2015
by Yvonnie-Inspired
Investing
Today at 04:48 PM
Lucid Dreaming / The Good Night
by Jana - Creativity Editor
Dreams
Today at 02:27 PM
Fun Valentine's Day Games
by Jana - Creativity Editor
Creativity
Today at 02:21 PM
Your latest paranormal experience?
by Dreams-Chi
Paranormal
Today at 12:19 PM
Tweaking Book Covers
by Mona - Astronomy
Fiction Writing
Today at 11:41 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
0 registered (), 48 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.