Maths + Kamikazee Girl = Nosebleed

Earlier, during an important budget deliberation for departmental budget assignment for 2012, The SVP for Finance was explaining in depth details of next year's budget. The SVP was explaining CAPEX, OPEX, budget allotment, computations -- and it all sounded foreign to me. I can literally feel my mouth hanging open. This is how I LITERALLY …

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, …

Loserville

Someone recently moved in to Loserville Wow, it now has a population of -- what? two freakin' people!?! (hopefully, the unsuspecting someone would get out soon...) This is the lowest of the low. Dragging someone into pure excruciating pain and torture just because you are miserable? Oh, sorry for this scathing post. It's just existing …

A month to go, with still no one to vote for…

...the upcoming elections is probably the hardest when it comes to choosing the candidates whom you'd give your vote for. Maybe it's because Filipinos have gotten tired of believing the same old crap and half-truths usually spawned by local politicians. They are now more careful, more aloof and reserved--a choice they'd rather make, than freely …

Why I love doing business with the government: Getting Rabies Shots

As you all know, I hated doing business with the government due to bad experiences in the past There is something about doing business with the government that makes me feel crappy and annoyed due to the little inconsistencies of service. PLUS--most of the employees really make you feel murderous. Last Thursday, my 90-year old …