5 Years later… Dialogue on StarTek in Kingston Ontario.

Ashton Deroy Writes: Even After 5 years later & a return to Kingston Ontario. I still have a bad taste in my mouth when people mention my ex-employer StarTek. I mean I don’t know why? They were so “perfect” to me.  Maybe it was the lack of schedule control, the fact they pay under the… Read More

No one who doesn’t understand Codependence can call themselves a “feminist”.

Ashton Deroy writes: It may surprise you to hear but before definitively selecting Socialist Feminism over Liberal Feminism. I saw a key difference in the ideologies. One of them supports a very individualistic approach to feminism. The other (Socialist Feminism) puts family solidarity at the forefront. I am Canadian so in many ways, I grew up with a bias for Liberal Feminism. However, as I got older and tried to define my Liberal Identity. I realized I was identifying in something without principles. Read More

Work life balance. My employment demands.

When are we as a people going to get this work life balance thing correct? Ashton Deroy makes employment demands in Belleville Ontario. Read More

Call center confessions: 3 calls I slammed the phone on.

This is 3 calls I slammed. It is a blog pretty much summarizing how I reached my retirement from the call center industry. Read More

3 issues with Belleville Ontario Public Transit

Ashton Deroy declares, transit issues a must address concern for Belleville Ontario. Especially for users who work for places like call centers within Belleville & Quinte West. Read More

HGS & The attack on family culture. Belleville Ontario & Quinte West

Ashton Deroy examines HGS as an attack on family culture in Belleville Ontario. Read More

Quinte West & Belleville Ontario. Life is about leisure not labor.

Ashton Deroy Writes: Right now I am reading Why Marx was right. The quote below, “A good life is about leisure, not labor.”  captures the kind of attitude I believe Belleville Ontario & Quinte West must adapt. If we are to heighten our quality of life. To HGS Belleville Ontario . The history I dictate will indicate you guys never understood this fact of life. “When do I fit in my leisure activities?” Whatever they may be, should not be approached as a question, so much as a demand. What do we really mean when we say that? “If you aren’t going to give me my own time. Why should I support your establishment?!” It is something workers ought to shout while physically twisting Human Resources or an executive’s arm! Read More