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French Man, Taboo and Emoticons

So now I am here at my room – my shoes, clothes and the walls of my room are watching me. I am typing with my chipped nail polish while worrying about my wiggly molar. Some websites say (and even “the substitute” dentist confirms) that it is normal. Normal or ordinary was not how I …

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Working for the Most Essential Company

Bonne journée à partir du Canada! I am hoping my French is correct. I am not speaking French yet (although I know some phrases – thank you to my Foreign Language professor in College!). I am hearing and reading French and English in this country where I am typing this blog entry now. I have …

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Sore. Disabled. Trophy. Mobilympics.

I was feeling sore and “disabled” for two days. This is after I rolled and rumbled with the boys and girls of our team. We hugged, touched, almost kissed, and kissed each other’s butts (no joke!). That’s how we love each other. And before you think I am engaging into something too .. (Parental Guidance …

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Changing My Life and Others’ Starts Today!

My chance to transform my life and other people’s lives starts today. Remember my blog about the project/assignment I will be working on in the next six months, inwhich I will be working with different people from different countries? (Please read it here: I Will Be Representing the Philippines!!!) I will have a chance to …

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I Will Be Representing the Philippines!!!

Yes, you heard the title right. Unfortunately, I am not flying with an entourage, wearing a sash and waving to the crowd and press people. And nope, you wouldn’t see me in two-piece, but I might do alot of Question and Answer interviews in the next few months. And yes, I am hoping for a …

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IBM Pushes for Smarter Industries in the Philippines

It doesn’t matter from what industry you are, or what role you are playing in an organization. Looks like everyone would benefit from this move initiated by IBM. Isn’t it nice to be working in company which leads?! Sharing with you this important release. Quezon City, 30 September – IBM strengthened its push for smarter …

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On Giving Feedback and Answering Surveys

I just had a one-on-one session with my second line manager (meaning the boss of my boss) yesterday and I always look forward to this type of session. Maybe because, in our team, we are all comfortable with each other, but we know when to draw the line and get back to business. At some …

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