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Management: you just charge your time to the right code, otherwise you're fired. Also Management: we just deleted all of last year's internal codes without making new ones... have fun!

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Or don't spend more than x hours a week on this code, but still give me perfect deliverables

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*must. But hey, now I get to charge time to our admin code saying I spent time charging my time

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