Weekly review: Week ending November 1, 2013

Great week for geeking out! Lots of system administration tasks checked off. =) Next week, time to focus on the "right side of the brain" - building visual vocabularies, animating sequences, and so on. Blog posts Other notes
  • vagrant-vbguest helps keep guest additions up to date
  • Looks promising: Devstructure Blueprint lets you reverse-engineer Puppet or Chef config from an existing system. https://github.com/devstructure/blueprint
  • Excel: Columns are number instead of letters? Tools - Options - General - Uncheck the R1C1 reference style
Link roundup Sketches 2013-11-01 Weekly review Focus areas and time review
  • Business (50.9h - 30%)
    • Earn (22.1h - 43% of Business)
      • [X] Earn: Consulting - E1
      • [ ] Earn: Consulting - E1
      • [ ] E2: Draw sketch ideas for different "scenes"
      • [ ] E2: Record audio for trailer
      • [ ] E2: Sketch and animate trailer
    • Build (22.3h - 43% of Business)
      • Quantified Awesome (0.0h)
        • [X] Analyze yearly consumption
        • [X] Sort clothes by name by default
      • Drawing (6.2h)
        • [X] Draw something technical
        • [X] Package October sketches as a PDF - https://gumroad.com/l/eevz
        • [ ] Break another ten sketchnotes down into components and file them
      • Paperwork (2.2h)
        • [X] File HST return
        • [ ] File T2
      • System administration
        • [X] Set up WP caching
        • [X] Set up from-scratch Vagrant scripts
        • [X] Set up incremental backups
        • [X] Get vagrant working on desktop again
        • [X] Make sure correct image is committed to git
    • Connect (6.5h - 12% of Business)
      • [X] Host Visual Thinkers Toronto
      • [X] Try out Google Helpouts
      • [X] Submit more listings for Google Helpouts
      • [X] Chat with Magnar Sveen about Emacs
  • Relationships (9.9h - 5%)
    • [X] Set up project management for house stuff?
    • [X] Sort out drive with W-
    • [ ] Reply to the Hattoris
    • [ ] [#B] Comparison-shop for Luke's possible dental work
  • Discretionary - Productive (10.9h - 6%)
    • [X] Look into johnw video problems
    • [X] Rescan black sketchbook
    • [ ] Process chat with Magnar - time bookmarks
    • [ ] [#A] Reflect on delta
    • Writing (5.4h)
  • Discretionary - Play (1.5h - 0%)
  • Personal routines (18.0h - 10%)
  • Unpaid work (14.7h - 8%)
  • Sleep (62.2h - 37% - average of 8.9 per day)