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This is going to be a short, blunt post. Toilets are for pooping and peeing and not for Facebooking and emailing. The (bizarre) custom in the USA of having lavatory doors that have a 1/4″ gap all around means that … Continue reading
… but to really screw things up, bring in the consultants. Intense, tight deadline projects often mean bringing in an army of consultants. Now we have extra labor to carry out tasks, with their ready-made playbook for a project like … Continue reading
I meant to give this update three weeks ago at the halfway point but things got busy. On January 1st this year I decided to unsubscribe from every email that was unsolicited or that I no longer needed to care … Continue reading
Yesterday my principles and my pragmatism came face to face. Actually toe to toe as they eyed each other in my head deciding who was going to throw the first punch. The mental bout went the full 10 rounds and, … Continue reading
… everything look like a nail. So goes the old sore. Surprisingly, seeing this happen in the world of IT ought to be rare, but is, alas, just as common as in any other industry. A colleague forwarded an email … Continue reading
My sister-in-law just asked me how I handle all the business travel I do. It’s a good question. Here’s my top-10 tips. Work with a good travel agent. Booking travel online is easy and convenient but a good travel agent … Continue reading