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Home from Austin & An Event Apart

I had a great two days at An Event Apart Austin. It was the rare event where you can handle your booth duties and still attend all of the sessions (since it’s one-track and everyone was in one room during session time, rather than wandering around). 45 more words


WordPress.com @ An Event Apart Austin

We had a great first day at An Event Apart. The swag has been well-received & lots of people like to come chat about WordPress when they spot our booth. 44 more words


Hoteling it for An Event Apart

I’m in Austin for two days to go to An Event Apart (#aeaaus) and represent WordPress.com at our booth. Luckily, Buc-ee’s opened a location on the highway between Dallas and Austin, so I had a good place to stop for snacks during my drive. 83 more words


Photos: Automattic Table at PHP Conference Japan 2015

Last Saturday, I staffed the Automattic sponsor table with two of my coworkers at PHP Conference Japan. Thanks to the great team of organizers, this conference in Tokyo has been growing in size and popularity year after year. 101 more words


I Will Never Stop Learning

This afternoon I was came up with an idea of something I wanted to do with an internal tool at work. It didn’t quite do what I was looking for unfortunately, but I wasn’t sure if that was the case at first. 233 more words


After Sabbatical at Automattic

In May of my 10th year at Automattic the company adopted a paid sabbatical policy: 5 years on, 3 months off. It wasn’t easy to consider how to spend this opportunity. 376 more words


Spiders on a plane

It’s less than two weeks until the GM!! What’s the GM? It’s the annual Grand Meetup for the company I work for. We’re a distributed workforce and so once a year the entire company gets together for a week-long bonding session. 219 more words