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The Big Call

It’s Monday night in Christchurch.  I’ve had a few days to let the big news from Friday settle in, and start acting on it.  IceCube offered me a job, and of course I accepted! The call itself came after a … Continue reading

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Insulation Frustration. Also, Waiting.

This isn’t the first weeks-long waiting game in this process, but I think it should be the last.  If I get the job, then there’s going to be waiting, but it’ll be waiting for the next step rather than waiting … Continue reading

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Madness, son!

It’s been a week and a half now, since I left for Madison – Mad City as it’s known – and I’ve been back in Christchurch for the better part of 4 days. The trip was a bit of a … Continue reading

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One Step Closer!

A bit over two weeks ago now, I got an email from IceCube inviting me up to Madison for a face-to-face interview. They would be covering transportation and lodging costs, of course I would’ve accepted the invitation either way. One … Continue reading

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An-tic-i-pa-tion

Posting this in July as I get this blog going… Focusing on work was tricky in the intervening couple weeks after the phone interview. Some friends and I went up to Hanmer Springs one weekend and rented “Fat Bikes” (more on … Continue reading

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Phone Interview Redux

Tuesday evolved into a lazy, contemplative, day for me.  Nice fall weather outside; a weekday, but not a holiday, also not at work. It only took a couple quick emails to sort out that we’d retry the interview Wednesday at … Continue reading

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The Phone Interview

It’s been a couple weeks since I took a day off work to do the phone interview for IceCube.  Just finally getting motivated to jot down some notes… The morning of the call had a bumpy start.  I didn’t sleep … Continue reading

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