Yearly Archives: 2013


Buckle Up, 2014 Is Coming

Where did the time go?  Another year has almost passed.  We’re up for our annual reviews and the holidays are around the corner.  And oh yes, the company holiday parties are something to look forward to. You’re either ramping down for the year or burning


Holiday Party Time!

It’s that time of the season again. Company holiday parties are a lot of fun.  There’s free food and booze, what can be better?  Fun aside, remember that it is a chance to meet new people in the company, talk to those you haven’t been

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Too Late To Say Thank You

My career didn’t really get moving until someone I knew took a chance on me.  This person was an executive for a global financial services firm.  He had a job opening in one of his departments and he wanted me to fill it.  I was



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That’s Not Appropriate At All!

I once had a conversation with a computer administrator who told me the story of someone in a company he used to work at was caught surfing pornography on the Internet.  After the episode, he was ordered by his manager to install pornographic site access


International Travel Tips

When I started Cube Farming several years ago, I didn’t have much to write about regarding international business travel.  Then in 2012, I spent an insane amount of time traveling internationally.  I finally got to to visit Central America, the South Pacific, and parts of