March 29, 2010

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Weekly review: Week ending March 28, 2010

Plans from last week:

Work

  • [X] Handle post-engagement tasks for UK workshop
  • [X] Finalize personal business commitments and individual development plan
  • Chatted with dotted-line manager about career plans
  • Added more documentation for Idea Labs
  • Started planning first non-English Idea Lab
  • Learned more about AutoHotkey and clipboards
  • Helped with Global Pulse social media ideas
  • Connected people interested in Smarter Cities
  • Listened to client center enablement calls
  • Created frequently asked questions and lessons learned pages
  • Added facilitation methods to our wiki

Relationships

  • [X] Have tea with Jeff and Greg
  • [X] Improve household routines – freezing meals is working quite well
  • Also: Sewed zippered mesh pouches, yay! Next step: zippered ripstop pouch with inner mesh pockets.
  • Made beef and cheese empanadas
  • Thought about housekeeping / cat sitting services for future travel or crunch time
  • Booked appointment with lawyer

Life

  • [  ] Set up greenhouse  – postponed to long weekend
  • [X] Deliver “Presentation Kaizen” at PresentationCamp on Tuesday – had fun
  • [X] Redeposit British pounds
  • Automated Toodledo backup
  • Started the outside garden
  • Got back into tweaking my Emacs environment – wrote Perl script to export Toodledo to Org format
  • Rode my bike often, yay!

Plans for next week:

Work

  • [  ] Give Remote Presentations That Rock presentation for soft skills training – Monday
  • [  ] Set up non-English Idea Lab
  • [  ] Learn more about Innovation Archetype analysis
  • [  ] Have more career-related conversations
  • [  ] Chat with Daneal Charney regarding leadership and Gen Y
  • [  ] Host team enablement call

Relationships

  • [  ] Make and freeze new recipes
  • [  ] Make zippered pouch with inner pockets
  • [  ] Tidy house, reset
  • [  ] Tweak entrance arrangement
  • [  ] File tax return
  • [  ] Build greenhouse

Life

  • [  ] Get back into sewing clothes