Rainy. Cold. Sunset. Muggy. Bored. Regret. Lost. Alone. Where. Dream. Surreal. Motive. Far. Unclear. Confused. Why. Dust. Love. Lust. Fear. Loss. Her. Hope. Courage. You. Sing. Today. Always. Phoenix. Dream. Motivation. Fearless. Here. Now. Believe. God. Heaven. Cosmos. I.
Friday, September 30, 2005
Friday, September 23, 2005
A Day in the life of a Software Engineer..
I am employed in a company that pays me ..... well.. quite a bit per day to do the following:
Office hours : 9AM to 6PM (flexi timings apparently!)
The below mentioned account of time must be considered as cumilative.
Time Spent opening relevant windows on desktop : 30 Mins
Time spent chatting(Yahoo/MSN/Google/Others) : 120 Mins
Time spent staring blankly at the screen trying to concentrate the song playing on the headphones: 45 Mins
Time spent peeping down the corridor watching out for Manager to arrive on his rounds : 20 Mins
Time spent smiling at your Manager and using Telepathy skills for a Promotion :10Mins
Time spent thinking about other prospective jobs: 20 Mins
Time Spent Applying for those jobs: 30 Mins
Time spent checking Mail : 20 Mins
Time spent replying Mail: 10 Mins
Time Spent anticipating Mail: 5 Mins
Time spent watching out for your Cubemate who wants to read your Mail: 10 Mins
Time spent in Loo : 10 - 20 Mins (depends)
Time in Pantry : 45 Min
Lunch Time (extended version - includes a smoke or other forms of "recreation") : 90 Mins
Time spent in Elevator/ Staircase : 15 Mins
Telephone/Mobile : 30 Mins
Rest of the 60 to 90 Mins : Programming