Are you having fun?

Without fail, my CEO asks me each time I see him, “Are you having fun!?” Today, our Microsoft Surface developer unit got installed.  We have crazy ideas and we have developers itching to turn those ideas into reality. I’m having fun.

What Ike taught me about social media

I started our corporate blog shortly after arriving at TDECU but didn’t announce it internally or externally.  I’d make occasional posts but there was no traffic. In fact, I didn’t care about generating traffic; I cared about content.  I felt that seeding the blog with compelling posts was a necessity before a huge launch.  And […]

How much is too much?

Google Reader tells me that “from your 161 subscriptions, over the last 30 days you read 3,824 items.”  I won’t even estimate how many tweets I’ve read. Time for some spring cleaning on my feeds and on Twitter. And time to start using this blog as a personal creative outlet.  I’ve been talking too much […]

Bracing for Ike

Although we’re a good 150 miles inland here in Austin, Ike is top of mind this morning – particularly because my employer is located in Brazoria County, Texas – where today voluntary and mandatory evac orders were issued.  So I’ll be updating our corporate blog throughout Ike.  Fingers crossed that it somehow fizzles out in the […]

Moving time again

Today’s my last day in our Lake Jackson office. We’ll have the eCommerce HQ in Austin and I’m going with it. Pretty awesome. Austin is where we see Ava growing up. That’s the first time we’ve said that about anywhere we’ve lived. Since getting married, we’ve gone from Shreveport to Bossier City to Plano to […]