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Being a Travel Agent, Expat Life in Dubai

Stressed or Fed Up?

April 7, 2014
I’ve mentioned on my previous blogs that I’ve been very stressed at work lately. For some, this may only be a figure of speech to describe that they’re busy at work. It’s not really the case for me though as I’ve had some serious symptoms of stress. Take what happened to me last week for example, I received an email from someone which clearly shows that my previous email was not thoroughly read – as soo

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Being a Travel Agent

D’akujem.

March 3, 2013
It’s been really busy for the past few days and it’s not even the peak season yet. The Easter Holiday and the school break is on April which is what we’ve been busy during these days (Note: if you’re planning to go to Phuket on April, forget about it. You’re too late now!). My colleagues were telling me that during the summer months of May to July, the shop gets really full – lik

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Being a Travel Agent, Expat Life in Dubai

Thank you, dear universe.

September 16, 2012
It’s been a long time since I’ve written something on here but first of all, let me tell you one thing: the universe finally gave me some slack this month, September 2012. A lot of good things happened to me this month, one of which is I, my dear friends, finally got promoted. Well technically, I applied for a new post on a higher grade and I got it, so I think it’s not really a promotion. I haven

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Being a Travel Agent, Expat Life in Dubai, Random Musings

I live to travel.

May 26, 2012
I’ve been feeling so low lately, like I’ve hit rock bottom. Like there’s about a thousand feet of sh*t on top of where I am right now – that low. The thing is, I don’t really know anymore what I want to do with my life. Work has been driving me insane lately due to the fact that I no longer have the drive to do what it is that I’m doing. It’s becoming too monotonous for me:

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Random Musings

Cursed!

May 30, 2011
Seriously, I need to learn how to detach my personal life from my professional one. I have this annoying habit of worrying about petty work-related things. If I made a mistake, no matter how small or big it is, I will be bothered by it until I finally solve it. And because I’m bothered, I could not sleep well at night – like right about now. I just finished working out playing wii and my whole body want

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Expat Life in Dubai

Suicidal Moments at work

January 18, 2009
** name has been changed to protect the ignorant *** Phone rings * Me: Good morning! This is noemi how may I help you? L: Hi Noemi, just a quick question. About Mr. A’s flight to Vancouver via London, will he be able to get out of the airport in London for a few hours then come back for his flight to Dubai? Me: Yep, the fare allows stopovers. L: but how about immigration process? Me: you mean for the visa in

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