Blogs by Kerry Compton aka Star Girl
On being proud of one's accomplishments.....
6/10/2008 6:28:32 AM
I don't usually toot my own horn...but this is too good not to share....
I was recognized with an award at work last week. To say that I was dumbfounded was an understatement. You see, I am one who does their job and hopes that I am doing my personal best, but I never really thought that my PB was good enough to warrant recognition.
I was awarded my own parking spot and all kinds of other perks...I was pleased. :) Not to mention that this particular award is the top award given...I was floored!
And what makes it all the sweeter is that this award proves to me just how worthy I am...you see...as a married person, I once debated about applying for a similar position at another company. I was told in a oh so condescending tone that well....I may be good at the job...but, well...I probably just didn't quite have the skills to
"cut it". I never applied.
When I was divorced...I was left to figure out how to handle ALL of the marital finances myself and so, I had to take a second job, And yes, this is the job that I was just recognized for...funny....I "thought" I didn't quite have the skills.......
More Blogs by Kerry Compton aka Star Girl
On Dishonesty... - Tuesday, August 04, 2009
Home - Sunday, December 21, 2008
emptiness... - Monday, July 21, 2008
On Natural Disasters, Human Kindness and Miracles..... - Tuesday, July 15, 2008
On weather, crisis and life as I know it..... - Saturday, June 14, 2008
On being proud of one's accomplishments..... - Tuesday, June 10, 2008
On College Graduations, Life Changing Events and the Pride of Being a Mother.... - Sunday, May 11, 2008
Somewhere Over The Rainbow - Wednesday, April 23, 2008
At the End of the Day..... - Saturday, April 19, 2008
Taking an inventory of my life..... - Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Nightfall - Thursday, March 27, 2008
The Shadow of your Smile - Thursday, February 07, 2008
On Life, Love and Affairs of the Heart - Monday, January 28, 2008
My Legacy - Monday, January 07, 2008
Waxing Philosophical..... - Saturday, January 05, 2008
On Christmas, Warmth and Love - Monday, December 24, 2007
Games - Sunday, October 28, 2007
Life Lessons.... - Thursday, October 04, 2007
A Conversation with my Son - Saturday, September 29, 2007
When Life Hands You Lemons..... - Friday, July 27, 2007
Facades - Tuesday, July 17, 2007
The library of life - Saturday, May 13, 2006
Midnight Snack - Saturday, April 22, 2006