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The Autumnal Day

1. Cold though it might have been to get up to this morning, the quality of light and crispness to the air, and the smell of the day was gorgeous. It was the kind of day that reminds me why…

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Windy Wednesday

1. I got the bus in Oxford today, so I made sure I was up bang on time. There’s something very nice – very continental – about walking across St Giles, and down Little Clarendon Street in the early morning…

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The Good, The Bad, and the Curiousity

1. I had a half day at work today because of another interview, and the sun was shining for it. Strictly speaking it was two interviews actually, or at least one interview for two jobs – that of Website Designer…

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The First Day

I woke up today still bouyed up with thoughts about how well my interviews went yesterday. Apparently at Sophos, my html test that I did was, and I quote, ‘one of the best that they had ever seen’. It also…

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Coda

Following the climatic events of yesterday, a new month starts with the second of the two-part season finale. The ‘Big Finish’ was last night, and this episode is an altogether quieter affair constructed purely around a single character embarking on…

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Fingers, still crossed…

Alan from Sophos has just called. I now, *officially* have a second interview for the job. 🙂 It’s next Tuesday morning. Good job I don’t drink to excess otherwise I might have to curb any excess at my leaving do!…

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It feels like homework

Agghhh! It feels like homework all over again. I have my Web Content Editor test in front of me, which consists of three exercises I need to complete and return before my interview tomorrow, and it all feels too much…

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Not a bad week, so far…

The sun has been shining and Spring is definitely sprunging all around, and so far a number of good things have happened. 🙂 1. Yesterday I sent an en-masse email invite around just about everyone who I’ve ever worked with…

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Fourth for 2006

I used to know exactly how many interviews I’d had – now I forget – but it’s something like 60 since the Summmer of 96 (maybe I should write a rock song by that name… *grins*). Certainly I was on…

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it’s me against myself this time

Coincidentally, when I came to peruse the current ‘advance’ job vacancies list when it was handed to me on Tuesday, there was one, for the post of Producer in Web Prodution for which I had to go back to Duncan…

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Five questions by drowned_books

1. Describe your ‘ideal’ woman. I think that I am more of a personality person than looks. Kind and smiley, would be musts. There should be something about the eyes too I think. Someone who is honest and trustworthy. Someone…

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And another thing…

It’s occurred to me today, that, after the events of yesterday, I should feel really, really pleased with how I did. I’ve never ever done a formal presentation before (unless you count my lamitable attempts at college where I would…

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