Tag: My Observations
PepUp Tech: Fundraiser Kickoff New York
Our first PepUp Tech fundraiser.
The Story Behind My End-User Training Session
My Dreamforce 2017 session on end-user training was a long journey to the finish.
How Five Salesforce Ohana Started a Nationwide Non-Profit
Read about how five Salesforce Ohana banded together and started a non-profit organization in four months.
Sometimes I wonder…
I often stop at a trendy bakery downtown on my one mile walk from work to the train station. My oldest daughter loves the brownies, so I make it a point to bring home one of these posh brownies. I had plenty of time left until my train was set to leave, so taking the…
Ode to Government Cheese: Part 1
A little something I wrote in memory of government cheese.
Be Blessed and Have a Good Day
As I walk down Washington Street towards LaSalle after passing Wells, a man sits in the same spot on most mornings. Some afternoons I see him, but not too often. Each morning I pass, he smiles widely and nods as he says, “Be blessed and have a good day!” He says it loud and clear…
Dirty Fingers with a Sign
I always think about the what ‘ifs’ in life when it comes to the homeless.
As I ride the train to work, my train cuts a swath through the south suburbs as well as the south side of Chicago. I witness the transitions between suburban dereliction, urban distraught, urban redevelopment and all of the many possibilities between. Between the ‘civilization’ of the south suburbs, are some of the most drastic…
Rebe the Driver
I once worked as a Mercedes dealership driver.
Day 1: When Rebe Missed Her Flight
The first leg of my journey gets disabled with a missed flight.