Still alive, still married and still only with two kids. I don’t know if anyone is interested but things are plodding along. I can hardly believe it’s already April and Easter is upon us in a few days. I could definitely use a couple more hours in a day! We are off to London /… Continue reading :: Life :: A Quickie
I cleared out almost 4 years worth of gumpf from my desk and strolled out of the office for the last time on Friday before the closing bell. It spelled the end of an era; I’m the last person from my original 2013 team. Mr. P asked on Friday evening if I was feeling a… Continue reading :: Career :: End of
I made it official earlier this week at work; told my boss it was time for a change, for me and the team. After 8 years in Operations, I am ready to move out of my comfort zone. What took me by surprise was the outpouring of appreciation by my traders; they staged an intervention and… Continue reading :: Career :: Comfort Zone
Happy Easter! This is the 12th Easter that I’ve spent away from home; I left Singapore on the Easter weekend of 2005. Lately I’ve been getting antsy about our status quo and thinking about our next adventure. Three years in the States I think I’m about done. Now the challenge is finding the right role… Continue reading :: Life :: What’s next?
Guess who is now officially a VP in a tier-1 bank? Comp(ensation) Day was Thursday. It was also when the promotions were announced. While it’s not MD or Partner nor my job scope changing drastically, it is still an achievement; a culmination of a very hard year’s work. Various people who went through the promotion… Continue reading :: Career :: Moving On Up
I like to shop local because I think it is important to contribute to the local economy and build relationships. While the prices may be marginally higher, I will gladly attribute it to a more personalised / attentive service. I, however, also believe in swings and roundabouts. Yesterday, we went to a local shop to check… Continue reading :: Hoboken :: How to lose local customers
August has finally rolled around, I am 35.5 weeks along and this means in a month (or less eek!) we will get to meet baby A. – C is very excited to meet her sister and has been an absolute joy about becoming a big sister. She has offered to share her toys, clothes, books… Continue reading :: Littlest :: Home Stretch Thoughts