Thomas Benson is a sales associate at Clayton Office Solutions, he lives in Reading with his wife Jess, who is a nurse and their young daughter Millie, who was born deaf. He's good at his job and feels respected by his colleagues Andy, Isobel and Becky and his boss Chris Carter. Thomas and the team give a pitch presentation to Janice Lancing and her team at Murray Technology, but the technology for the presentation fails, which causes him to panic and faint in front of everyone which means the team doesn't get the contract or the lucrative bonus that would have been coming their way. Is it his imagination or are his colleagues now out to get him? How will Thomas react when his work life is threatened?