The Powerbear Press

A peek into a perhaps non-typical California mind


Archive for February, 2008

Busy Time and Free Time

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

I had a great visit in Florida. I got home yesterday afternoon and we immediately went to dinner and then square dance class. It all seemed like a bit of a rush; I’m trying to take this time between my last job and the ramp up of my independent work as quiet time, so I […]

Busier when I’m not working

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

Yes, it’s been 10 days again. I try to write something here at least once a week, but sometimes things just get in the way. After two days in Las Vegas, I drove to my customer in LA county for a final meeting with them before getting home on Thursday. Friday I did mostly admin […]

Quitters

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

It seems my customers are saying “I wish I knew when to quit you”. I was supposed to spend a day at my customer in LA County last week to transition things to the person who will be taking over. One day turned into two as they had some trouble with an upgrade that is […]

In transition

Monday, February 4th, 2008

So, step one was quitting my job. Step two is transitioning my projects. Yes, some friends have said “why bother since it’s not your problem anymore”, but I have a certain pride of ownership; I spent a lot of time getting things working for both of them and I don’t want to see that work […]