Work Category

The Web Team

In: Kuwait, Technology, Work

Well, this is probably the last photo of the SWITCH Web Development Team in Kuwait. We did some great stuff together and I especially enjoying all the hacking Above is a photo of our last time together hanging out at Marina Mall. Hope we 3 meet up again someday. Good memories!

Resume Updates

In: Work

I’ve been going over a lot of job search websites this whole month of September. Some of the more interesting ones for Kuwait are bayt.com and q8cv.com. I tried to focus on getting my resume right and keeping it simple. Here is how I think a resume should be broken down… 1) Name and contact [...]

Sabre POS – hacking MySabre

In: Technology, Work

Was going over some of my great hacking achievements over the past few years at SWITCH. One of the best was creating the Sabre POS for travel agents. MySabre from Sabre is a 100% web-based application for travel agents to book airline tickets, hotels, cars, etc. Sabre said their app would only work in IE [...]

Last Day at SWITCH

In: Work

Today marks my last day of work at SWITCH as Manager Web Development. Too bad management didn’t want to continue in software development. It was fun while it lasted! Its onto newer challenges now. Lets see where my new role in a new company takes me. I took this pic of my workspace while trying [...]

About this Blog

This blog is run by Mario Alvares, a Goan Web Guru living in Kuwait, sharing some of his thoughts with the rest of the world. Click the About Me link for more info and a funny mug shot. Check out the posts on this blog and feel free to leave your comments. Use the RSS links above to subscribe.