There is a new manager implemented for each section.
My new manager – the ‘Produce Manager’ – is Helen.
She explains it all to me. I understand everything she says. I understand too much. More than 100%. She says she is basically an ‘intermediary’ between the produce department and my boss. She says that basically from now on, if I have anything I want to say or do, re: produce, I should basically say or do it through her.
She uses the phrase ‘shape up or ship out’.
I imagine quietly ‘shipping out’ to the
I ask Helen how much she knows about the
She says, aren’t they basically a third world country or something?
I say I don’t know.
I make a mental note to use Ian’s computer when I get home and google ‘the
She says, No more talk about the Philippines, young man. Basically only produce talk in here from now on.