When I accepted this position,
I had no concept of how insane the pace would be.
I knew it was a seasonal hot spot, and was impressed by the fact that forty thousand odd people were expected to migrate through the sleepy little hamlet of Healy (year round population 1021) seeking the Alaskan Adventure over the four month summer season.
I didn’t take into consideration was the fact that out of the
seventy or so employees, only one tenth of them would have ever
worked for this company before. In addition, an impressive number of
our seasonal staff would be from exotic foreign countries and not
only speak English as a second language, but for most them, this is
their first exposure to a work environment.
Needless to say, every day is filled with obstacles that as individuals, few of us would be equipped to overcome alone. However, as…
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