Much done (May 11, 2007, 0) - Also done with practically all of the data gathering for my thesis. It
went surprisingly well! I don’t know what I was so afraid of. I have
maybe one or two more data points on Monday, but I already have enough
data to make my research supervisor comfortable.
I will celebrate with a nice long bath and a good
Four-day weekend ahead (July 1, 2011, 0) - Today is Canada Day. Monday is a floater day for IBMers in Ontario. (IBM uses floater days to balance out the number of holidays across the provinces. Nice, isn’t it?) This adds up to a four-day weekend. You can get a lot done in a four-day weekend.
I make lists of things to do so that
Chat with Ranulf (April 13, 2005, 0) - I had a nice long chat with Ranulf Goss about
life, the universe, and everything. I think it’s absolutely wonderful
that he wants to inspire people to go into independent game
development here in the Philippines, and I wish him lots of luck. I’m
looking forward to our Subic trip this weekend, too! =)
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Divergence (August 1, 2005, 0) - Knowing how I wanted to practice my Japanese, Mark Chignell told me
about a couple of Japanese-related events this weekend. (Isn’t it nice
to have a research supervisor who keeps track of your extracurricular
The first event was a language exchange session held last Saturday, at
which I ran into no other than Baryon Posadas. Come to think of
Taking a month off from consulting (August 30, 2012, 0) - I’m taking all of September off from consulting so that I can present at a conference, spend time with family, and work on other skills. This five-month consulting engagement has been absolutely wonderful. It turns out that you can create tremendous value as a generalist with technical, business, and design skills, and that good engagements