Archive for June, 2008

Miscommunication

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008
Yesterday, I was interviewed for some Aussie tv program.  Without realizing it, I made it seem like I was confusing "Bonnie & Clyde" with "Thelma & Louise."  I was just trying to make my answer short, but it came out wrong.  I would be too concerned except that 20 million people may see this program and think I'm a moron.  "yay" Read More

On Vacation

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008
Well, after signing my job offer, I bought my ticket to Oz and took off.  I had almost zero jet lag, which was great, but I imagine that I will have jet lag when I get back unfortunately. Things here have been great.  I'm staying with a friend I met in Germany - Chris - and his family.  They live in a small suburb south of Sydney proper in a pretty nice house.  I have also caught up with a Columbian friend from high school - who works for the Sydney Hilton - and one of my floormates from Germany - Kylie. One thing that has really surprised me is how cold it is here.  It's not bad during the day, but the temperature during the winter gets… Read More

I officially have a job & am also leaving for Australia in a few hours

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008
As of earlier today, I am officially employed. My focus is in e-commerce, online marketing, etc, so I'm not purely a salesperson – which is nice. I tried to make it clear all along that I enjoy sales, but do not want that to define me or my career. I start July 14th. On another note, I had been planning for quite awhile to go to Europe after I signed my offer, but on a whim, I checked prices to Sydney, Australia, and lo' and behold, it's actually cheaper right now to fly there, so I bought a ticket to leave tomorrow. I've never been there, and I have 3 friends in Sydney I can visit and one in Canberra. To top it all off, a good friend of mine… Read More
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