(Closed) Vent: Maternity leave doesn't mean send me all your last-minute stuff!

posted 6 years ago in Pregnancy
Post # 3
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1330 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

@abbyful:  i feel for you! i’m hoping this won’t be my case when i go on leave…i just have that feeling too…..and i feel like since i live just 3 mins away from my job, that my boss will feel free to call me to come in and help out once in awhile….when i feel like i’m just gonna wanna be home taking care of LO! *sigh* we shall see..

Post # 4
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494 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

haha, I feel you there. I’m trying to manage a few things before I go leave the same time you do. People are surprised that I’m still at work right now. My workload got a bit easier now that I’m not backing up someone, so I can focus a few things.

Post # 5
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1705 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

@abbyful:  Uh oh!  That is frustrating.

I hope this doesn’t happen to me.  I have SIX MONTHS to wrap things up, so I’m hoping it will be ok. 

Post # 6
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4327 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 1992

Any way to let a supervisor know about the inundation so it can be delegated slowly to the replacement person? That way these issues aren’t a complete surprise to the new person when you’re totally out of there.

Post # 7
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6998 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: February 2011

@abbyful:  oh no! I would do what you can but definitely don’t stress yourself out.

My boss made me start writing out all my processes because no one else does my job and he barely knows what I even do haha. They are going to be in for it when i’m gone.

Post # 8
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5670 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2010

Sorry! I’m sure you are under enough stress already. Do you know who will be filling in for you? If you do I would inform these people that since their issue is not an emergency you will pass it off to X?

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