Happy 4th of July

It’s that time! We celebrate our nation’s independance, watch a few fireworks, and eat a few hot dogs. In Las Vegas, we do all that while cooking ourselves in the heat and dodging kids setting off fireworks in the street. Many people also head to the hills to watch the spectacular fireworks displays all around the valley. It’s actually one of the perks of living in Las Vegas. That also means that if there’s a crowd gathered anywhere to watch the show, there is some (or many) idiots watching through the tiny screen of their phone and blocking the view…

Why oh why?

Why is it so difficult to figure out how best to represent yourself online? All I need is an online portfolio and resume. It shouldn’t be difficult but it is! What color scheme do I use? What styling is appropriate? Will this be professional looking and still represent my personality? Or does it just scream, “I think I’m edgy but I get all my jokes from Family Guy”? But really, how do I design something that says: I went to college and I am experienced in web development and project management. I have traveled and experienced different cultures. I have…

Hello world!

Hello world! What is this, 2003? I’m starting a blog again! Hopefully this blog is both a place for me to organize the thoughts in my head as well as a way to make me look articulate and hire-able. I’m not sure both can be accomplished in one blog. Some of the thoughts that run through my head are definitely not articulate or work-appropriate. On the other hand, if I can make them come across as such, I deserve something. Maybe a gold star!