Emilie is a bright young workaholic manager in Human Ressources, working for a huge French agro-food company. Ambitious and dedicated to her job, she is a good soldier, ready to put ruthless methods of management into practice to meet the higher-ups requirements. But, one day, one of the employees commits suicide at the company in front of her. Afflicted by the terrific death of her colleague, she will eventually realize that the company has to take its responsability too. While an investigation in underway, stuck between her traumatized colleagues and under pressure of a powerful hierarchy, she will have to get by on her own.
年近35岁的女孩希尔薇娅（翠西娅·奥凯丽 Tricia OKelley饰）是一位西雅图早间电视节目的天气预报主持人。然而在一次实况转播中，这位“时髦的天气女孩”却在得知她的男友戴尔（马克·哈蒙 Mark Harmon饰）出轨后，在现场直播中发挥失常。很自然，希尔薇娅被解雇了。 希尔薇娅一直与戴尔同居，然而此事却让她心灰意冷，决定搬离戴尔。失去经济来源的希尔薇娅只好搬到弟弟沃尔特（瑞恩·戴弗林 Ryan Devlin饰）的家中暂住。沃尔特的邻居拜伦（帕特里克·J·亚当斯 Patrick J. Adams饰）是一位计算机程序员。他总是到沃尔特的公寓中工作，从而认识了单身又失业的希尔薇娅。在希尔薇娅寻找工作期间，拜伦不计回报地帮助着希尔薇娅。一段看似不可能的爱情火花，正在两人之间渐渐滋生，慢慢发芽。