Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Yoh-boy did you goof!
Rachel Weingarten writes about a similar incident she experienced on her first job (Forbes.com). She bit into a cherry tomato--paused--then saw the contents dribbling down the boss's wife's cleavage.
She laughed. No one else did.
Sometimes what seems career-ending may not be. Weingarten survived the tomato. A friend of hers spilled hot tea all over a CEO--but the man just got some paper towels and cleaned it up, trying to put her at ease.
Another guy she talked to had sent "personal" photos to a girl friend--he thought. Instead the entire staff got them. He and his boss wrote a co-email explaining. The CEO's backing kept teasing to a minimum. And firing.
Another woman gobbled a pastry before hosting a job candidate around the office--and THEN saw her dark suit was covered in powdered sugar. Pure class.
I think the naked pic probably left the longest impression--maybe forever as it wandered around the internet.
Is anyone really that hot to see you in the buff? Wouldn't seeing you in person be more fun?