Vacation’s over. Now back to the grind!

Well, there's really no way to go about it. It's back to reality after more than two weeks galivating and doing nothing. It's time again to face the dreaded project plans, events, pending departmental budgets and all the other stressful things in between. While it is indeed tempting to bitch about work, we must consider …

…being a good boss

Hey, are you the big cheese in your company? Or, are you the manager -- with people reporting to you on a daily basis, usually at your beck and call. Do you juggle project after project, potently laced with various individuals' Performance Appraisals and futures thrown in between? When I was still way, way down …

The long hiatus

  I am back after a very long absence. Blame it on my crazy schedule and the five-day Singapore getaway with the family. I used to say that I feel useless at work -- because I wasn't doing anything and was nothing more than a glorified personal assistant/executive assistant in spite the fact that I have the word …

A nice surprise or…a sign from the Universe?

Obviously, I have been away this whole week, no thanks to the ongoing Inquisition currently happening at the office. So imagine my surprise when I checked back on this site and saw the many comments and congratulations from the many gorgeous people of WordPress. And then, I knew why (the congratulations from Meandering Matriarch gave …

Happy thoughts (Day 13/ January 13, 2012/ Project 365)

I've just finished the final step of my regularization process. Finally, after seven months of stress and a very long-list of to do's, I will be officially part of the company. You know in spite the fact that I christened the company "grindhouse", I love it to pieces. The company represents second chances for me. …

Little Dreams (Day 12/ Jan 12, 2012/ Project 365)

These pictures reflect the simple wishes and dreams of these children. Some who can barely afford paying for the basic necessities at school. Have you tried cramming yourself inside a classroom with 59 other kids.You share pencils and share pads because there wasn't enough for everyone? These kids do every single day. Their teachers teach …