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Can you relate or what?....You know you're living in the 02's when:

1. You have 5 passwords, but can only remember one.

2. You haven't played solitaire with real cards in years.

3. You have a list of 15 phone numbers to reach your family of three.

4. You e-mail your buddy who works at the desk next to you.

5. Your reason for not staying in touch with friends is that they do nothave
e-mail addresses.

6. When you go home after a long day at work you still answer the phone in a
business manner.

7. When you make phone calls from home, you accidentally insert a "9" toget
an outside line.

8. You've sat at the same desk for four years and worked for threedifferent
9. Your company's welcome sign is attached with Velcro.

10. Your resume is on a diskette in your pocket.

11. You can only write on 'sticky pads'.

12. Your biggest loss from a system crash was when you lost all of yourbest
13. Your supervisor doesn't have the ability to do your job.

14. Contractors outnumber permanent staff and are more likely to
getlong-service awards.

15. Board members salaries are higher than all the Third World
countriesannual budgets combined.

16. Interviewees, despite not having relevant knowledge or
experience,terminate the interview when told of the starting salary.

17. Free food left over from meetings is your staple diet.

18. Your supervisor gets a brand-new state-of-the-art laptop with all
thelatest features, while you have time to go for lunch while yours boots up.

19. Being sick is defined as you can't walk or you're in hospital.

20. There's no money in the budget for the five permanent staff your
department desperately needs, but they can afford four full-time management
consultants advising your boss's boss on strategy.

21. Your relatives and family describe your job as "works with computers".


22. You read this entire list, and kept nodding and smiling.

23. As you read this list, you THINK about forwarding it to your"friends".

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