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Ultimately, the teachers union agreed to a lesser pay increase in exchange for a full-time massage therapist in the faculty lounge.
'Watch your step, Bob. It looks like the company's trying to cut payroll expenses again.'
'I'm afraid we can't PAY you but would you accept endless meaningless platitudes about your valuable contribution to the decision making process instead?'
'Wait a minute, Henry. How do we know he won't just go out and blow it all on a tricked-out SUV?'
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"O.K., if you can't see your way to giving me a pay raise, how about giving Parkerson a pay cut?"
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'Super-size it, Joe. I've been downsized.'
'I know things are tough, guys. We just gotta do a little more belt tightening.'
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"Doesn't it feel as though we just got through working more hours for less pay?"
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'Of course, this plan requires that you all work for free.'
"I think a cap on management fees is inevitable sooner or later..."
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'It wasn't the job, I loved the job! But with a family to support I had to look for something with better pay and prospects!'
'Ed, I think you're the perfect candidate for our 'Cut In Payroll' program.'
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"We love the work you're doing, but being a big, greedy corporation, we'd like you to do it for less money."
"Apparently, we don't negotiate for a pay rise anymore. We have to put forward a case for not taking a pay cut."
"I'll take that as a 'no' to employee pay cuts."
'Money is a bit tight at the moment, so instead of cash we wondered whether you'd settle for 20% more meaningless protestations of how much we value you?'
'How did the 'I want you all to take a pay cut or leave' strategy go down?'
"Let's compromise, you forget about a pay rise and I'll forget about a pay cut."
'It drives me insane when people whinge about top executive incomes...it's not as if we're given this money for Nothing...we have to meet really, really tough targets...'
London GPs income slashed by 'list cleaning'.
'Now obviously we won't be paying you but would you accept a number of meaningless protestations of gratitude and a variety of shallow platitudes suggesting our appreciation instead.'
"I have to cut your pay to remain competitive with the Chinese."
"You haven't been terminated, just your paycheck."
"I wouldn't mind getting into gathering, but I don't know if I can afford the cut in pay."
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'Despite record profits, to stay competitive we'll have to make sweeping changes. We're going to pay the guys who sweep less.'