UPS Paperless Invoice

When I worked at Expeditors the arch-nemesis was UPS. Of course, the koolaid we all drank was that all our competitors were inferior, but at some point after the honeymoon period wore off I began to actually examine that claim. Of course, I quickly found the various “I hate UPS” website disgruntled employees and customers alike had created online (and didn’t find any equivalent for Expeditors), but I kept seeing ads in business periodicals suggesting UPS is solving some of the problems nearest and dearest to customers’ interests. I picked…

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General Gadget Excitement

Today I’ve been catching up with various “toys”: RescueTime – added their data collector to another machine, so now I won’t have big gaps on the days where I work from home. Time Machiner – sent various emails to myself in the future, and also to my husband for his birthday coming up. Haven’t sent one 5 years in the future yet, but I probably will soon. Mint – finally sat down to take a long hard look at this product, to decide if it might be how I want…

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Such a fun day at work! – Whrrl Release & WSJ Coverage

Today was a really great day at work – celebration of our latest release of Whrrl this morning. First off, every single meal was brought to the office. There were Top Pot Donuts for breakfast to celebrate the release, pizza from a company we work with for lunch, the yummy weekly French picnic in the app shack (red wine) and cupcakes that Emily made (and even let me frost a few!) and then a happy hour (more red wine) to catch up with the folks who have been traveling this…

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