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A great retrospective!

I’ve blogged before about remote teams where I am now and how well we manage to make it work, even with people in another timezone. Because we’ve got people remote, our retrospectives are, naturally, done over video chat (hangouts in our case) and we use… 51 more words


Be Grateful. Stay Gracious. Give Gratitude.

I am grateful. I am grateful for my loved ones, myself and the world we live in. I am grateful for the opportunities that allow us to explore the magical world we live in. 25 more words

Why there are so many things worse than crying at your own wedding


I know we’re not used to crying in public… especially when all of our friends and family are looking at us.  It can seem like it’s one thing have a wee cry at someone else’s wedding when you’re safely in the crowd and nobody is looking at you… and entirely another if you’re the centre of attention.  484 more words


Oh NO! I forgot to.......5 things you might not think about before your big day.

So many details!  So many things to remember.  For all brides, the wedding day can be full of things to remember and adding even more might seem like just another task.  554 more words


BG Oliveira Retirement Ceremony

Brigadier General Bruce Oliveira‘s retirement is scheduled for Saturday, March 5,  2016 at 1400.  The ceremony will be at the 29th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Readiness Center, 91-1227 Enterprise Avenue Kapolei Hawaii. 39 more words

Hawai‘i Army National Guard

Nadja West to Formally Become 1st Black Female Three-star General Next Week

article via thegrio.com

On Tuesday, February 9, Lt. Gen Nadja West will be honored in an official ceremony formalizing her promotion to three-star general, making her the first African-American woman to achieve that rank in the United States Army. 193 more words