Things That Have Caught My Attention

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Tag: Slack

s3e20: SMALL MOVES, ELLIE 

0.0 Station Ident I’m actually (shh) writing this on Monday 2 May 2016, which is the same day that I sent previous episode, s3e19 (I know, the previouslies and continuity on this are getting a bit out of hand). I’m writing it now because I have stuff in my head that I have to get […]

s2e28: Podcasts; Other Things; Hue 

0.0 Sitrep 1:58pm in the coworking space after a morning of somewhat frantic email, tracked-changes and documents and conference calls. Sometimes at the same time. Sometimes *two* conference calls at the same time. No, not double-fisting conference calls. That’s gross. No, you just put the other one on hold. No, it’s probably not effective. Yes, […]

Episode Two Hundred and Four: “Everybody”; The Webb Scale; Algorithms 

0.0 Sitrep 8:36pm on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 “St. Patty’s Day” in America, which is the day all branded social media accounts turn green (and orange, I suppose) and make attempts to be culturally relevant. 1.0 “Everybody” Via a non-work-related Slack team (how many of you are doing that? Have a shoot-the-shit, non-work-related Slack team? […]

Episode One Hundred and Sixty One: Ecks Oh, Ecks Oh; Just In Time

0.0 Sitrep The first day of XOXO – the Social part. 8:06pm, at home, not being DJ’d to by Anil Dash. My turn – by choice – with our son tonight. A quite night. Tomorrow will be brain exploding. 1.0 Ecks Oh, Ecks Oh There’s a certain kind of person who gets to see their […]

Episode One Hundred and Fifty Seven: The Mezzanine; Doing The Job; Minimum Viable Whimsy

0.0 Station Ident 4:37pm, whilst the spare car, the one we would’ve sold by now but for the idiot accident that happened to us, is being cleaned. The strange situation where the car wash offers free wi-fi, but a hotel that costs a couple hundred dollars a night doesn’t. Because hey, customer service. Anyway. On […]