First: Travel Allowance Policy
Second: Vehicle Policy
Both policies have made everyone quite upset. I understand the reasons for the change, and although my travel budget is cut by about 40%, it is what it is. I can still get by. For the vehicle policy, we essentially have even more of our Independence taken away. If I want to go grocery shopping, I have to book a driver three days in advance and if it's after work hours - I have to get my Manager to approve it. I'm going to feel like a pretty big dork emailing my boss (the President) asking him to go grocery shopping on a Saturday.
Our days are: wake up early, eat cafeteria, work, eat cafeteria food, work, eat cafeteria food, go home. Unless, we've had the sense to book a car three days in advance and we've been given the green light. We'll all adapt and we'll make due, but for now, I'm feeling a little locked u…