Archive for the 'Life' Category

Sony Vaio P, high on Style, low on Performance

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

Sony Vaio P sucks.

Speaking at the IAOP Central America Chapter Meeting!

Monday, March 30th, 2009

Got this in the mail last week…. Dear David, I would like to take the opportunity to invite you to the IAOP meeting in Guatemala next month, that you are already well aware of. Your contribution as a speaker/panelist on this event would be much appreciated. I am envisioning a presentation titled something like: “Central […]

Busy Morning

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

Today I set out to get some work done on my/our internet presence. Part of my problem has been that we started the Utopia Group with no REAL Web Strategy. The domains were purchased and the not much more than setting up email accounts was done on most of them. The Grupo Utopia Site is […]

Did you know?

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

This is a viral video that has been going around for some time now. I find it fascinating. Watch the whole thing.

I helped….

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

to make this happen… Wednesday, January 14, 2009 Concentrix expands global capability with investment in new contact center in Costa Rica Rochester, NY – January 14, 2009 – Concentrix Corporation, a global knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) company and wholly owned subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), announced today the company has made an equity investment […]

The Usefulness of Linkedin

Sunday, January 18th, 2009

I saw this question on Linkedin the other day, and it intrigued me: ——————– We receive Linkedin Invites, we accept but has it been fruitfull? Are we able to get business and help each other? Day in and out we try to multiple our network, we receive invites and we accept. Guys, have you been […]

How NOT to Market!

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

I have recieved this same bit of SPAM: The Grant Institute: Certificate in Professional Program Development and Grant Communication will be held in Atlanta, Georgia from September 15 – 19, 2008. Interested development professionals, researchers, faculty, and graduate students should register as soon as possible, as demand means that seats will fill up quickly. Please […]

An Update on the Elections

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

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Taca – A Tale of Two Airlines

Saturday, July 5th, 2008

Few travelers have been as faithful to an Airline as I have to Taca. I have probably flown 100,000 miles on Taca in the last two years, and ALL of those miles have been regional in Central America. I I only got a Distancia (Frequent Flyer) card, mid year last year, or I would probably […]

Adventures in Nicaraguan Call Center Operations

Saturday, July 5th, 2008

Most of you know I have been spending a lot of time working in Nicaragua lately. I found the above You tube video and thought those of you unfamiliar with the country would find it interesting. The Call Center I am helping to build in Nicaragua is called Intelligent Outsourcing, and they are rapidly growing […]

The Business Adventures of an Expat Call Center Guru in Costa Rica