Shotgun, Karaoke, Bang-Bang!

If you are truly Pinoy or reared in a Pinoy-household, then you know karaoke. Karaoke, the brilliant but utterly annoying Japanese invention, that was embraced and well-loved by Filipinos, that it made any Pinoy celebration or gathering as delightful as a trip to your neighborhood dentist. I live in a street where any kind of …

Hell Week is Over!!!

Bust open the soju and hand me my favorite serving of green tea ice cream, I am--once again--alive and well. After a harrowing week where I almost cried due to frustration, contemplated murder and threatened to quit work. I had three events this week, two of which was finalised a good two weeks prior the …

Let’s all waste our time having meetings!

Is it just me--or do you agree that meetings are major productivity killers? I hate sitting through loooong meetings with a passion, you know the type--a boring presentation, followed by a loooooong discussion where everyone tries to project an air of authority of expertise, intermittently mixed with people standing up answering phone calls, getting coffee, …