Weekly Review – Week Ending 6/28/13
Blog Posts This Week – Personal (4), links follow. Work (0)
Accomplishments for this week
– Moved offices due to renovations.
– Focusing more time on CMMI Project. Wrote detailed plans for Process Improvement, Configuration Management and Measurement & Analysis. Scheduled project kick-off for Integrated Work Management with leaders from three manufacturing sites.
– My First Google Hangout last week and youtube video of Bastien Guerry interviewing Sacha Chua inspired me to do some research about Emacs.
– Attended the Jackson Tech Entrepreneurs Meet Up at Millsaps College. Two presentations, Networking and free Pizza!
– Learned an easier way to present time tracking data in this blog post.
– Networking at the Tech Meetup and family time.
Goals and Plans for next week
– Only a 3 days work week. Thursday is a holiday and I have vacation on Friday.
– CMMI Project – IWM kick off and Roles and Responsibilities project.
– Celebrate project completions with pizza party for project leads. Yay!
– Reading Running Through the Wall, a compilation of ultra marathoning stories by Neal Jamison
– Reading The Creature from Jekyll Island, one account of the creation of the Federal Reserve Banking system
– Read more Emacs stuff. Find an interesting problem to solve using code and learn the code I need to solve it.
– Run a 16 mile trail run at Butts Park to get ready for the Big Butts 50K
– Figure out a nutrition plan for the 50k race
– Get packed up for the beach. We leave next Saturday for a week at the beach with family from GA, NC and IL – about 26 family members total. Whew! Going to be a bunch fun. My next weekly report will be posted from there.
Time Tracking Summary – 3 Tables
1. Totals per category for the last week
2. Totals per week day with work day categories filtered out
3. Totals per work day with only work day categories
Totals by category
|Work – Raytheon||44.02|
|Personal – Routines||14.49|
|Unpaid Work – Commute||11.20|
|Discretionary – Family||9.03|
|Personal – Run – Race||5.50|
|Discretionary – Writing – Blog||4.85|
|Personal – Run||4.45|
|Discretionary – Social||3.20|
|Discretionary – Travel||2.87|
|Discretionary – Learning – Running||2.63|
|Discretionary – Read – Nonfiction||2.51|
|Unpaid Work – Home||2.46|
|Unpaid Work – Errands||2.46|
|Discretionary – Productive – Tracking||2.37|
|Business – Connect – Network||1.90|
|Discretionary – Entertainment – Movies||1.85|
|Personal – Cross Training||1.78|
|Business – Sales||1.25|
|Discretionary – Relax||0.75|
|Discretionary – Read – Blogs||0.60|
|Discretionary – Learning – OS||0.38|
|Discretionary – Entertainment – Play Games||0.27|
Totals per Week Day – Good week for sleep. Doing more reading.
|Record category||Per Week Day|
|Personal – Routines||2.07|
|Discretionary – Family||1.29|
|Personal – Run – Race||0.79|
|Discretionary – Writing – Blog||0.69|
|Personal – Run||0.64|
|Discretionary – Social||0.46|
|Discretionary – Travel||0.41|
|Discretionary – Learning – Running||0.38|
|Discretionary – Read – Nonfiction||0.36|
|Unpaid Work – Home||0.35|
|Unpaid Work – Errands||0.35|
|Discretionary – Productive – Tracking||0.34|
|Business – Connect – Network||0.27|
|Discretionary – Entertainment – Movies||0.26|
|Personal – Cross Training||0.25|
|Business – Sales||0.18|
|Discretionary – Relax||0.11|
|Discretionary – Read – Blogs||0.09|
|Discretionary – Learning – OS||0.05|
|Discretionary – Entertainment – Play Games||0.04|
Totals per Work Day – Curses! The commute is brutal.
|Record category||Per Work Day|
|Work – Raytheon||8.80|
|Unpaid Work – Commute||2.24|