JLS (jlsjlsjls) wrote,

Next step ... planetary domination

We were all summoned to an everybody-get-up-here-right-now meeting at work this afternoon ... seems United Library Services has just done a new territory deal with our biggest competitor, National Book Service ... effective mid-October we OWN western Canada and the Territories for the next five years. In exchange, we withdraw our feelers from Ontario and points east and NBS rules there (we take over their few western customers). This is an estimated 10% increase in our workload (and significant increases in revenue for the company) ... our building expansion, with all that extra room for books and new staff, can't come fast enough!

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