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Bangkok, the city of light.  The city of love, angels, Buddha and every hedonistic delight you can imagine or afford.  However, it is also the city of bitterness, darkness, and loneliness.  530 more words


Returning to University at age 25

For a variety of different reasons, people end up going back to University later in life. I did my first degree in Psychology which I thoroughly enjoyed, however, this degree had limited career prospects. 1,203 more words


Old dog...looking to learn new tricks.

It’s 2017 and I am going to be 49 years old this year.  For easily the last decade I have been waffling back and forth about staying in my current career.   505 more words

After 50

How to write a cover letter as a software developer

So you have applied my tips on networking and writing a CV as a software developer and you may have even read my CV. Now it’s time to write a cover letter. 368 more words

Software Development

Your Reputation is Gold

Part three of Publications posts series discussing etiquette.  This series is intended to help students and new professionals navigate the social expectations of our profession and provide a few useful tips that can set you ahead of other job candidates. 1,665 more words


Jan 18, 2017

The last few days have been unusually busy with trying to wrap up work at my old job. I feel like it’s a race against time as I handover my clients to the other team members. 219 more words

What's On My Mind

Ghostbusters: A Favorite Comic, A Lifelong Calling

with Kalie Zamierowski!  Yay!!

I’ve never done a co-authored piece on my blog before but today is the day!  Given this is my 99th post annnnd I’m honoring a comic book I love (and write about a lot) – Erik Burnham and Dan Schoening’s brilliant… 2,183 more words

Social Justice Themes