Category Archives: Work

Power Outage

There was a great mid-morning thunderstorm here yesterday, leading to the power going out at around 9:10 and staying out for 90 minutes. Despite my whole office and network making that whirring “power-down” sound, the MacBookPro stayed on via battery. … Continue reading

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The boss isn’t in today . . . ever | Marketplace From American Public Media

The boss isn’t in today . . . ever | Marketplace From American Public Media LOVE this! (via The Old New Thing)

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wahlog.com and twitter

If all works correctly, each post to wahlog.com should be also pushed out to twitter. This is a further test to see if #hashtags work as I hope.

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Trust and the Distributed Team

Travel Restrictions and Offshore Development – 10x Software Development Steve McConnell’s writings about software projects and teams is well known. This post is specifically about offshore teams and the impact that travel restrictions (because of economic issues) has on teamwork … Continue reading

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VirtualVocations

VirtualVocations VirtualVocations’ offers a unique service to those who are looking for high quality, credible, work from home positions. We are a job compilation service that provides our users with a convenient, time saving resource for applying to telecommute and … Continue reading

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The Trouble Tree

Many years ago, when I first started working, a colleague sent me this story and I’ve held to its tenet dearly ever since. The Trouble Tree by Author Unknown The carpenter I hired to help me restore an old farm … Continue reading

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Working From Home: 10 Unconscious Cues to Create a Work-Life Balance

Working From Home: 10 Unconscious Cues to Create a Work-Life Balance Keeping simple routines will help your body tell the difference between work time and home time. When you don’t have something like a commute to and from work, you … Continue reading

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WWDC and Me

Two weeks ago I was OOTO – out of the office – at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference. WWDC is the *big* event of my professional year, and has been for some time – a single chance to mingle with, catch … Continue reading

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More on Charleston Digital Corridor’s Endeavor

From Charleston.net The city of Charleston has named its new business incubator and resource center at East Bay and Calhoun streets: Flagship. The revamped 5,400-square-foot space at 475 East Bay formerly was home to a Hollywood Video store. Ernest Andrade, … Continue reading

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Moonwatcher: Making Better Teams by Supporting Remote Members

Moonwatcher: Making Better Teams by Supporting Remote Members: “Teams built to rely on electronic, and more specifically Internet-based, communication channels can include remote members transparently, and can therefore be comprised of not only the best people in town but the … Continue reading

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