Archive for October, 2007

  • Getting Started with ExpressionEngine

    October 28, 2007

    I finally have bitten the bullet and am making the switch from WordPress to Expression Engine. I spent quite...

  • Getting Focused 05: Productivity Tips from a Starbucks Barrista

    October 24, 2007

    I was sitting outside Starbucks talking to the veteran shift leader, who’d come outside for a quick break. The...

  • Firing My Brain, Redux

    October 19, 2007

    I’ve significantly revised yesterday’s post Getting Focused 04: Firing my Brain. I’d written it in a sleepy have, and...

  • Getting Focused 04: Firing My Brain

    October 17, 2007

    UPDATE 10-19-2007: I originally wrote this in bed as I was winding down to sleep, and I didn’t proof...

  • Outsource Your Laziness!

    October 16, 2007

    I was browsing Marina Martin’s blog Sufficient Thrust, which I find consistently fascinating because she has, like, a ZILLION...

  • Getting Focused 03: Certainty and Survival

    October 15, 2007

    If you’ve been following along with part 1 and part 2, you’ll know that I’ve been frustrated with my...

  • Getting to Know My Environment

    October 14, 2007

    October 15th is Blog Action Day, and the topic is The Environment. Now, I like a nice tree as...

  • Getting Focused 02

    October 12, 2007

    A few days ago I was feeling grouchy about not being that productive, and wrote about two personal quirks...

  • Ground Hog Day Resolution Review Day 8

    October 10, 2007

    Goodness, it is already Groundhog Day Resolutions Review Day, October 10th! That’s 10/10. There’s just two more review days,...

  • The New New 9rules: Ali 2 Launches

    October 9, 2007

    One of the best days of my life, though I didn’t fully appreciate it until months later, was when...

  • Getting Focused 01

    October 8, 2007

    Like a lot of you out there, I’m about to enter a very busy period, and I’m finding that...

  • Feeling Unproductive

    October 5, 2007

    I’ve been swamped with projects, both personal and work-related. I also have been having to rebuild my blog and...