How to Schedule Your Tasks with Calendar Blocks

As I’ve settled into my work at Automattic as a Happiness Engineer for WordPress.com, which is remote and requires self-discipline and managing my own time well, I’ve tried several different methods of scheduling my tasks and keeping track of my time. I used this method of calendar blocks for several months very successfully. (The past…

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A Day in the Life of a Happiness Engineer

I work at Automattic as a Happiness Engineer for WordPress.com. I’ve shared some details on what that’s like before (see here), but never a whole day play-by-play… until now! My day, as it happenedĀ on Wednesday, February 22, follows. This post is part of a series describing what Happiness Engineers at AutomatticĀ do each day. Read more…

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Automattic Grand Meetup Time!

I left Seattle today to head to Utah for Automattic’s annual Grand Meetup, which is in Park City this year. Back in April, I was very excited to be hired as a Happiness Engineer for WordPress.com and now, almost six months later, it’s finally GM time and I’m getting to meet a whole bunch of…

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