Maybe I Should Get To Know My Co-Workers Better

You know, being a remote-first employee means that most of my contact with co-workers is through the phone (not even video calls that much so far). Which means I only get to know my co-workers based on conversations on those calls, or often the snippets I glean from phone calls–my last job had massive phone calls, with lots of people on the phone but only a couple speaking.

So it’s only after I left that I learned that one of my former bosses had a degree in philosophy and wrote and self-published a book about dreams.

Another, apparently, is a musician who has written and recorded a couple of Christian songs on YouTube:

Huh.

And to think, the virtual crowd I fell into at that job was the multi-sport malcreants.

Maybe I should have talked to more people. Maybe next time.

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