Daily Archives: December 17, 2008

Survive the squeeze

Drugmonkey has a very timely post up on the coming institutional squeeze (which Alex also noted a few days ago) and what it might mean for holding onto the old jobby-job. While I cannot predict what is going to happen in my neck of the woods, I can see squeezing heading for me in all directions. My current task, which I chose to accept some time ago, is to make my behind one valuable set of buns. So what’s my plan?

First a disclaimer. I actually have no idea if my plan is working; however, I knew this was coming and I’ve been working on it for awhile now. Moreover, I can read the perception of my peers around here and I think I’m succeeding, at least with a select group of people that might be able to protect me if the crap hits the wall (or the fan).

So here’s the step by step plan: Continue reading