"If you're in the market for new gear, the Olympus OMD EM-1 is a beautiful peice of micro 4/3rds kit. I had the chance to use it at a photo show recently and it's everything the OM-D EM-5 should have been in a barely bigger package!
"Actually, my MC1 is sort of the problem -- he's getting out soonish (next 6 months), and has short timer syndrome, which means he's passing a lot of his duties to me when I'm not capable or qualified to do them!"
"Oh God, you're an MC in the Navy? Good luck. This is a blessing and a curse in that while the military doesn't work like a normal job, they can't really fire you either. I was Combat Correspondent in the Marines and worked…"
"Probably the best way to do it is to have a meeting with them and ask that you get priorities spelled out. The last thing you want to do is to tell them you have too much.
If you can get the priorities placed out in where they want them, you will…"
Hopefully I can get some good advice here before I either lose it and blow up at my boss or go crazy trying to do everything.I was recently promoted, to a paygrade where my pay finally matched my responsibilities. However, I've also inherited a bunch of new taskings. The biggest problem I'm having is that these new responsibilities are taking time away from a huge, long-term project where I've been the only one working on it for the past 6 months.The deadline for this big project has come and…See More
"A summer ago two friends of ours from Fairbanks took a long leave from work and toured most of the US by motorcycle. I wondered how they were able to afford such a long trip. Now he mentioned that they used couchsurfing.org. Bless…"
"Carrying around with you, yes, I see that's a ludicrous and insanely irresponsible decision.
"an ID that used the SS number as verification to get it" is referring to standard licences (e.g. driver's), right?
"you're saying, if he had been the biggest producer in a top-producing state, that would have been different?
No, he'd just be a bigger thief. My point was that if you're going to take a stand, don't die for a pawn - get some bang…"
"My bible reading is not daily, as I'd like. But I do read my Bible. I do not allow guilt trips, for when I miss. I do pray, several times a day. As far as reading goes, I read the Bible through, from Genesis to…"
"Still not there are you Pale, learning and educating oneself is to broaden ones horizons and see past the misinformation and illusions once you have done so you can find inner peace with yourself and begin to take steps towards positive engagement…"