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IBM CSC Team Indonesia 3: The People from Different Countries Who Changed and Inspired Me – You Guys Are Missed!

April 9, 2012

A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along https://www-146.ibm.com/corporateservicecorps/  #ibmcsc #teamindonesia3 Blog written/started on April 7th – Saturday I am sitting here in seat 06B of Philippine Airlines aircraft bound from Singapore to Manila. It’s all over now. It is funny that I almost missed my flight – […]

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Meeting/Presentation with “Green Team” in the Hospital

March 29, 2012

A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along https://www-146.ibm.com/corporateservicecorps/  #ibmcsc #teamindonesia3 Seems like everyone in the team had a great day today. Nitu (India) and Sabine (Austria) – working for the Marine Conservation Team had a village tour and witnessed a local wedding. Marcelo (Brazil) and Jessica […]

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Something New for Lunch and Learning an American Dance

March 28, 2012

A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along https://www-146.ibm.com/corporateservicecorps/  #ibmcsc #teamindonesia3 We are on house arrest. For two days. Per IBM Security’s advised, we need to stay in the hotel for our safety and security. There had been demonstrations in Jakarta and Makassar, and students are participating […]

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Working from Hotel, Creating a Team Dance and Getting to Know Brazil

March 27, 2012

 A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along https://www-146.ibm.com/corporateservicecorps/  #ibmcsc #teamindonesia3 Work from Hotel. That was our status yesterday, and I guess it would be the same for today. ABV advised us to stay in the hotel because of the demonstrations happening around the city (due to […]

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Working @ Red Bowl Restaurant & Cafe

March 20, 2012

 A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/corporateservicecorps/ I can’t believe I am still up at this hour. I had coffee (and shrimp, squid and Gado Gado) from Red Bowl where Cheryl and I “worked”. We worked on the presentation for tomorrow and sort of organize […]

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Karaoke Night in Makassar, Indonesia

March 16, 2012

A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/corporateservicecorps/ Bon Jovi. The Beatles. Pink. Oasis. Katy Perry. We had them last night. We did Karaoke! I did Karaoke! Although it is pretty popular in the Philippines (think Red Box), I am not really into it, but I […]

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Charades, Pizza, Indian Birthday Party and Busca Vida

March 15, 2012

A blog series about my in-country assignment to Makassar for IBM Corporate Service Corp. Follow along http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/corporateservicecorps/ Pizza! That’s what we had last night, after almost a week of eating Indonesian Food. My tongue is literally on fire! It was a productive day yesterday, I think. We had a meeting with the Vice President of […]

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