Today was my first day back in work after a week off. A week that included (in part) relaxing on the Isle of Wight, following by sitting around the house for a few days doing very little. Ah, lovely. So after all that tranquility, what did I return to? The delights of an all day planning meeting...
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So it appears the department I work for will be changed from "New Media and Technology" to "Future Media and Technology".
In accordance with the the new BBC 'Guidelines on Employees Personal Weblogs and Webspaces', I am hereby informing you that I, Andrew Paul Bowden, have a personal website that includes a weblog.
As problems go, it's not the end of the world. Just a mild annoyance that sometimes you don't want.
When I got my first job in production almost three years ago, I jokingly told my developer colleagues that I'd be coming back to make their life a misery by constantly changing my mind on things, and going in half way through a project and demand "make it pink!".
I recently moved desks at work, which has had some unual implications.
Ever had one of those days where you just feel like your shovelling crap from one pile to another.
It's good (although slightly embarassing!) to hear praise for ones work, but there's ultimately something more important to me about getting through the interview last week, for it was the final vindication for a decision I made three years ago.
In my desk draw at work is a box full of about 400 business cards which I got given not long after I became an assistant producer.
So I arrived back at work yesterday after my lazy week off, to find some new occupants at my old desk. Whilst I was away, it was decided my desk would be the new home for the BBCi pandas.