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Moving on

Another year and another job. I have moved back into the world of contracting and returned to Microsoft – this time as a SDET II!  I’m looking forward to the new challenges and having my evenings back to spend time … Continue reading

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Contract

After the uncertainty of work, I was called by an old colleague asking if I fancied doing a 3 month contract. I went in for a chat to the manager and director and the following day received an offer. I’ve … Continue reading

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The last week…

…or three days to be exact. I’m getting calls from agencies for both permie and contract roles so things aren’t looking too bad at the moment. Given this weather, I’ll not miss driving in to work on Thu & Fri!

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2009

2009 was quite an eventful year: It started off after a bang, which resulted in my car being declared a write off and I had to find a replacement. Caroline and I were getting used to the idea of being … Continue reading

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Interesting times

Interesting past times… It has been an interesting couple of months recently: at the start of the year Rare announced that it was going to reduce head-count. After a few months of stress and sleepless nights I was put on … Continue reading

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Job #6

A few weeks ago I started a new job at Microsoft. I’d been at my previous company for 15 months but after the redundancies, a sister company going into liquidation and a large amount of people resigning I felt that … Continue reading

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On the move again

I’ve been at my current job for over a year now; I’ve enjoyed most of the time I’ve spend there. I admit the period when 15 people were made redundant were a big crap, especially since 3 of those worked … Continue reading

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