Weekly Review – Week Ending 7/26/2013
Blog Posts This Week – Personal (3), links follow. Work (1)
Accomplishments for this week
– CMMI for Raytheon Operations Process Group workshop in McKinney, TX Jul 22-25. Reviewed Process Action Team progress. Conducted Integrated Work Management workshop to define stakeholder engagement for our tiered accountability meeting process.
– Read up to page 130 in The Creature from Jekyll Island which is about the formation of the Federal Reserve Bank and the US financial system. This book reads like a conspiracy theorist book, so I did some research on other blogs to find out more about the author and the book. Thinking about a blog post about this book.
– Week 3 of 3 week taper prior to Big Butts 50K this coming Saturday, July 27. Hydrating well this week. I’ve run 12 easy miles this week.
– Two business networking dinners while on travel with coworkers and lead CMMI Appraiser.
– Got to catch up with my buddy C for a couple of hours.
Goals and Plans for next week
– Two follow up sessions with Integrated Work Management team to help with progress on action items.
– Merge IWM Phase 1 project and IWM Phase 2 project in to one and update overall project master schedule.
– Read up to page 200 of The Creature from Jekyll Island
– Begin a blog post capturing thoughts on The Creature from Jekyll Island
– Run Big Butts 50K in Clinton, MS at Butts Park and finish in Top 3 in my Age Group, Top 5 Males, Top 7 Overall
– Enjoy the social aspect of my first ultra marathon. Make some new running friends.
Time Tracking Summary –
First Column – Detailed record categories
Second Column – Total Hours per detailed record category
Third Column – Hours per day
Fourth Column – Summarized record categories
Fifth Column – Total Hours per summarized record category
|Record category||Hours per Day||Record Category||Total Hours|
|Work – Raytheon – CMMI||36.50||5.21||Work||47.08|
|Work – Raytheon – Travel||10.58||1.51||Discretionary||36.23|
|Personal – Routines||10.45||1.49||Personal||19.49|
|Discretionary – Family||10.20||1.46||Unpaid Work||9.94|
|Personal – Run||7.40||1.06||Business||5.06|
|Discretionary – Read – Nonfiction||4.98||0.71|
|Discretionary – Social||4.38||0.63|
|Unpaid Work – Home||4.16||0.59|
|Business – Connect – Network||4.08||0.58|
|Discretionary – Entertainment – Movies||3.90||0.56|
|Discretionary – Writing – Blog||3.59||0.51|
|Discretionary – Learn – Code||3.48||0.50|
|Unpaid Work – Commute||3.43||0.49|
|Discretionary – Productive – Tracking||2.63||0.38|
|Unpaid Work – Errands||2.35||0.34|
|Discretionary – Read – Blogs||1.64||0.23|
|Business – Connect – Email||0.98||0.14|
|Personal – Run – Race||0.84||0.12|
|Personal – Cross Training||0.80||0.11|
|Discretionary – Learning – Running||0.62||0.09|
|Discretionary – Read – News||0.58||0.08|
|Discretionary – Learning – Tracking||0.15||0.02|
|Discretionary – Relax||0.07||0.01|