The cost of ennui, part 2

You have to constantly polish the rock.

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Shortly after I wrote about my decision to take a “grass is just as green here” approach to my job, the grass actually got greener.  I went to the home office to host a day long workshop for the project I was kicking off, and used the rest of the week to catch up and network with folks at the home office.  During those meetings, I worked out that I would be transferred to a new manager in our organization. Continue reading “The cost of ennui, part 2”

Boston: I’ll be back

Just a taste, but enough to begin plans for a real trip.

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Freedom Trail in Boston – where old meets new.

Sadly, I did not get much time to spend in Boston proper.  This will be a quick update since I only ended up with about 2 hours to explore on my own.  I am looking forward to a return trip, though and plan to spend time in both Boston proper and some greater New England sights.

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Boston!

When you only have time for one… for now.

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Almost 10 years ago.  There is, in fact, a bird on my head.

My company is merging with another company and there is a workshop to discuss the technology and tools alignment between the two companies.  My boss has asked me to attend this workshop on behalf of our organization and I couldn’t be more excited. Continue reading “Boston!”