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Category Archives: Personal Notes

Unfair life

Written on February 6, 2006 at 1:26 pm, by

We had our Microsoft offsite event this weekend. This is where Microsoft | Services gets together at a remote location. The remote location of choice this year was Zambia. This was the one of the highlights in my life to date. We had a mixture of staying in the Royal Livingstone hotel (which is probably […]

Never forget those that help you

Written on January 25, 2006 at 2:19 pm, by

I have been caught up so much work that I have forgotten the core of what has got me where I am. There are some people that no one knows about but that have helped me through thick and thin and have offered endless amounts of support and advice. In any letter/post that you thank […]

Wow what a weekend

Written on December 18, 2005 at 6:03 pm, by

Well I have been on a big project since I started at Microsoft and even though I have had little sleep I am loving every bit of it. I had workshops the entire weekend with this customer and at first got grilled by the Novell and Linux bigots. At first I did not know how […]


Written on December 13, 2005 at 10:21 pm, by

Well I have been at Microsoft for just over a week now and my impressions and expiations where met to the tee. When I joined I knew I was going to do major overtime and that has become a reality even though my wonderful boss (she is such a babe) always preachers to me about […]

So where have I been

Written on December 6, 2005 at 4:30 pm, by

I have been under snow with work. Ask any new Microsoft employee and they will tell you that the first few weeks is info overload and I totally agree. Usually you have orientation for the first few days and well to say the least I was thrown straight into a project. Truth to be told […]

It has started

Written on November 30, 2005 at 3:35 pm, by

So I officially don’t live in Cape Town anymore, I am now in Johannesburg the Erwee’s where kind enough to offer me a place to stay until I find my own, which I hope wont be long. Not because of the Erwee’s they are and have always been excellent hosts and friends to me. Simply […]


Written on November 24, 2005 at 1:45 pm, by

Well three years ago in a little Virgin active gym in little old Brakenfell in Cape Town I met this black guy, his name is Musa but he is affectionately known as Impie. We decided to gym together as we have the same gym goals and where gyming at the same time of the evening.

Where am I

Written on November 10, 2005 at 8:33 am, by

So what have I been up to and where have I been?  Well to answer in a simple form I have just been B.U.S.Y! Moving to Johannesburg is proving to be a little more difficult than I thought it would be one has to always be able to handle change in your direction when it’s […]