Monday, May 21, 2012

"START BEING" Monday Series: UBIQUITOUS

by: Mhe-anne L. Ojeda


inside Ceres Bus from Bacolod City to San Carlos City and hop to Sipaway Island
UBIQUITOUS.(being everywhere at the same time. ever-present. frequent. constant. widespread.) Just like this ubiquitous indian mango that I enjoyed eating during the Iloilo-Bacolod City-San Carlos City - Sipaway Island - Dumaguete City - Siquijor - Sibulan - Liloan - Cebu City - Mactan bus and ferry series of trips last May 17-21, 2012, I can be everywhere at the same time (at least that's how my clients think) since July 2009. Well, the law firm where I am one of the two senior partners is based in Ortigas Center, Pasig and I still consider my house in Valenzuela City as my home office, but I can be anywhere else on a whim and still be able to assist and respond to clients (as long as there is wifi or internet signal for my Globe and Smart broadband sticks). I guess this is the beauty of being a location independent lawyer and having a location independent lifestyle.
to Sipaway Island but well equipped with hp mini, external hard drive, broadbands and kindle touch  inside this huge red bag

*This is part of a series of 2012 Monday post inspired by Leigh Anne Jasheway-Bryant's Stop DoingStart Being article on Family Circle Magazine April 1, 2005 issue. What she said about having so many "to-do" list and trying hard everyday to check off the list hit so close to home! I agree with her that what I need is a list to help me be who I want to be, both for myself and others. Click on START BEING Monday Series to see other list of cool virtues we could emulate!

13 comments:

  1. my husband is the same! he can work anywhere at the same time doing some visits to other countries! xx

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  2. I envy people who can just leave their hometown to explore other places! If only I had all the money in the world! Why dont you come to Zamboanga? :)

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  3. I would probably consider myself semi-ubiquitous too.. I mean, I can travel but still get in touch with work matters as long as there's wifi connection in the area where I am currently at. :)

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  4. I can work from anywhere to as long as I have my phone but sometimes it does have its disadvantages as I still get work calls even when on vacation.

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  5. I can't even pronounce the word ...heheheh!

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  6. Hi Ms. Mhe-Anne! You've got a terrific smile there hehe.
    Keep the smile up and enjoy life as you go along with your to do list. :D God bless...

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  7. I am not sure if I am an ubiquitous person myself but I knew I am good at handling various things and dealing with different situations at the same time. Maybe I can also call it flexibility.

    Good luck on your endeavours.

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  8. Hello Miss Mhe-anne. You look really beautiful in the first photo and I never knew that there was a word such as ubiquitous. :)

    at least you're really good to go everywhere with technology by your shoulder. enjoy travelling.

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  9. Start being what you can be. :)

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  10. I bet you enjoy being ubiquitous though for me it seems exciting but tiring sometimes going from one place to another.

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  11. I learned a new word today! I can't pronounce it either..lol. What a great journey you had..:)

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  12. What a highfalutin word!
    Or is it a legal term?
    Anyways, this word is really
    unheard and unseen yet but
    thanks for the way you describe
    it... I'm in awe of this kind of vocabulary.

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