More about Home Based Employees

From Flickr User EdgePlot

I spend a lot of time thinking about home-based employees, having spent the last five years working remotely from Beaufort, SC while my teammates and coworkers are located in Bethesda, MD. As I was thinking and planning this post, I looked back at some of my previous thoughts on this issue. I located this short […]

A Year with a Stand Up Desk

Stand Up Desk Resized

It’s been a bit over a year since I built an IKEA DIY Stand Up Desk. If you’re interested in a few bad pictures, here they are. Today, here’s what my desk looks like: Eric’s Stand Up Desk There’s a lot to be said about the standup desk. First, Don Rumsfeld uses one, and I […]

Time.ly Calendar and Googlebot-Bandwidth Issues

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Tl:dr version: If Time.ly’s All-in-One Event Calendar is installed on your site and Googlebot or Slurp, or whatever spider/crawler is blowing up your bandwidth, use the robots.txt file to block access to the events listings and you’ll sort yourself out fast. Recently I’ve used a new plugin called Time.ly All-in-One Event Calendar. The free version […]