Category: General Topics

The Gap Quarter

When I resigned I had no job to go to, and my successor-to-be was about to take a month off to get married. I didn’t want to leave him nor my team in the lurch, which is why I ended

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The E-3 Journey

Several people have contacted me asking to hear more about my job hunting experiences in the US. The short story is that I did indeed find work in the last week of May, and I joined my current employer in

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The Johnny Carson Principle

On Monday, February 18th 2013, I did something interesting. I tendered my resignation from Deutsche Bank. And even more unlike me, I did it with no job to go to. This wasn’t a rash decision, but something I’ve been thinking

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Employment: Happiness over time

I’m sure many of us can relate. Via The Daily Snooze


A long time user of the Internet and the World Wide Web, I’ve found that only in the past few years have weblogs moved from being largely a casual indulgence of unedited opinion to sources of genuinely thoughtful and informative

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