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Goofing Around With Colleagues/Friends

We see each other live a couple times a year. We work really hard during those times, but we also goof around a bit. I really love it all.

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A Meeting of Minds

September darted right through a pretty pivotal week in the life of me. On September 15, 2019, I celebrated my fifth anniversary of working at Automattic. Little did I know, back in the day, that in five years I’d be celebrating the occasion while attending the Grand Meetup in Orlando, FL, where we merged 808 […]

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Breathe and Relax — Get the Most out of Life

Life is too short to step back, breathe and relax. At least that’s what my brain tells me as I take on “just one more” task or commitment. But isn’t it interesting how time actually seems to slow down so we can immerse in truly living when we step back, relax an breathe? In dance […]

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Walking to Work

Yesterday was my day off so I didn’t go to work at all, but if I had, I would have celebrated this walk to work day that Bing announced (screenshot in my featured image). As a worker in a fully distributed company (Automattic, Inc),  I work anywhere I have Internet. Frequently from the passenger side […]

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Winning Fun Things

Day 24/30 – Today I’m thankful for fun memories of winning things. In September I was at our company meetup at Whistler (since our company is distributed, we gather once a year so all co-workers can be together in person). Some years I take classes, but this year I joined a bunch of others in […]

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Remote Working

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Thankful for Flex Days

Day 8/30 – It’s 3:23pm on Wednesday afternoon as I sit down to write this. I’ve been cleaning house for over half an hour, and got a notification that the audio book I was listening to while cleaning has a broken connection. So now I deleted the bad file and am downloading the good one […]

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Customer Support Users who Leave Feedback

Day 6/30 – Today I’m thankful for people who not only use customer support, but also leave feedback. I work at Automattic, Inc., the company behind WordPress.com, and I mostly work on helping people with the mobile app. It’s completely awesome working together with people who use our product, and I especially appreciate it when people […]