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A visit from the joy fairy

October 6, 2010

There are many things that are encouraged in local government:

However, one thing which is not only not encouraged but is too often frowned upon is creativity.  This builds a dangerous sense of fun and enjoyment, which are out of scope for most workers; having fun is not in their job description.

That’s why, on those few occasions when people are actually creative, it really shines out and makes people smile.  Sometimes this can be in the form of a brilliantly worded e-mail, other times it can be a little more simple and anonymous. (more…)