Monthly Archives: November 2006

Yeah! You were on fire! Awesome!

On Monday, I was exposed to US-style motivational speaking and team building. There was an element of forced enthusiasm in the team building company employees. Overall it was okay, but frustrating at times. At the end they taught us to punch through flaming boards of wood. I was only on fire for a little while.

San Francisco

I arrived in San Francisco today for the Canonical company conference. Seems like a nice place, and not too cold . So far I’ve just gone for a walk along Fisherman’s Wharf for a few hours. There look On the plane trip, I had a chance to see Last Train to Freo, which I didn’t […]

Daylight Saving in Western Australia

Like a few other states, Western Australia does not do daylight saving. Recently the state parliament has been discussing a Daylight saving bill. The bill is now before the Legislative Council (the upper house). If the bill gets passed, there will be a 3 year trial followed by a referendum to see if we want […]