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by Abigail Van Buren

Worker Finds A Surprise On Office Copier

DEAR ABBY: I work for a small nonprofit organization as the operations manager. When I arrived at the office this morning, I started my morning routine, which includes adding copy paper to the company copier that all staff members use.

While doing it, I noticed something had been left on it from the previous evening. I picked it up, examined it to see who it belonged to and saw it was an email printed out from my manager about a change in personnel regarding the operations manager. Since I am still employed there, I am assuming they intend to replace me. Should I confront my manager, or should I start looking for a new job? -- FLUMMOXED IN THE MIDWEST

DEAR FLUMMOXED: If I were you, I would do both -- in reverse order. Your manager's carelessness is unfortunate.

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