This is very interesting, not sure how much I believe but its definitely food for thought.
Email is Making You Stupid “Within the heart of your company, saboteurs lurk. Disguised as instruments of productivity, they are subverting your staff’s most precious resource: attention. Incessant e-mail alerts, instant messages, buzzing BlackBerrys and cell phones are decimating workplace concentration. The average information worker—basically anyone at a desk—loses 2.1 hours of productivity every day to interruptions and distractions, according to Basex, an IT research and consulting firm………”
Happy Sweet Sixteen to my awesome cousin! Ahh… remember when you were sixteen. Almost able to drive, passing notes in study hall, sneaking booze, and dying to go to Prom with the hottest guy in school — feels like a million years ago! Have a great birthday!! Celebrate big!!
ps you can follow her blog all about being an irish dancer - very fun :)
I feel myself aging……. Went out to Clarendon Grill last night with my roommies and everyone else from the Arlington area. It was a good time, but god I woke up feeling terrible. Seriously, I can’t be drinking like that on week nights - who do I think I am some 19 year old college kid.
My first blog rant …….
Stamps are ridiculously expensive! 8.80 for a book?! What! I hate that the only way to send a card by mail is via the USPS for almost 50 cents a pop - not to mention that the cards themselves are about 5 bucks a pop - ugh! No wonder people send e-cards instead of paper ones, we can’t afford this!
In all efforts to keep my personal politics out of my blog, I will stop there….
905 for 2010 Crab Fest and Aronimink for the AT&T National Tournament. Highlight of the weekend was when Chris DiMarco gave me his golf ball after he birdied the first hole on Sunday. Also got to see Rose, Moore, and Tiger play - very cool!
Delightful … My blackbery now has the tumblr ap. The world of blogging just got that much bigger :)