18 Mar '13, 5pm

When you need a break from the insanity

I get up in the morning, do the usual ablutions, kiss my wife and daughter, who are often still in bed, and drag myself through the crowded subway system of New York to Pivotal Labs’ offices. I’m usually early, so the people in before me are those that make the journey from “Noo Joisey”, bless their hearts. I’ll sit and talk, or I’ll open my MBP and work on personal stuff, like blogging. Breakfast is made by one of our lovely kitchen staff. Im a fan of the eggs and sausages, but there’s also fresh fruit, oatmeal, cake, pancakes… All sorts of things. At five past nine, a gong sounds and we all gather quickly for a company stand up. Any newsworthy discoveries are raised, any questions that need answering are asked, all the events are listed. We clap in unison and disperse. Many of us huddle around the espresso machine getting another jolt into us before our team standups. Th...

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