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Thursday, September 28, 2006

The Tai Tai sale

posted by frances_sha @ 6:34 PM  
went to the Isetan Private sale this morning with mummy... yup! went shopping in the MORNING.. the sale starts 9am and end at 10pm. when we got there at 9.30am, we are shocked to see the big crowd there!

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this is our first time going to a much-discussed isetan private sale cos my mum just got their membership recently. the sale is realllyyyyyy worth going and squezzing!

well.. one thing we notice is that TAI TAI ALSO GIAN SALE! there are so many tai tais there lor.. all with curly hair and nice dress, with high high heels.. then there are also exceptionally large no. of mercedes and BMWs at the pick up point to pick up the tai tais.. lol.. anyway one sad thing is that all the nice bags of fendi and ferragamo are all sold out when we reach there. those less 40% ones are all G-O-N-E. the tai tais must have been queueing at the entrance from 8.30am in order to go in at 9am to grab all the great deals.

haha happy thing is i finally got myself a much wanted levi's jeans. at 25% discount! and a dress and a lil denim cardigan... then mum got herself ck escape and moment, and u know what she got as gifts? one 100ml of contradiction, one handbag and one trolley tour bag, and dozens of samples perfum... too bad i need to go back to sch for projects....... but my parents are going back in the afternoon for a second round...

i am so looking forward to the next private sale!

Thursday, September 21, 2006

bye bye IMF.. byebye pretty flowers.....

posted by frances_sha @ 1:41 PM  
I am been planning to take photos of the beautiful flowers of IMF since before the start of IMF... but its either I am too busy with project and stuffs or it rained.

finally on the last day of IMF, yeeling, dar & I manage to take many many wonderful pictures
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meant for wallpaper................

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cool...............


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loveeeeeee the sunflowers.............

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yeeling & I!!! my all-time-favorite proj mate. hahaha we take almost all the same mods..

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this is my fav pic of the day............. and my fav spot!


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actually we wanted to take pictures at the new water features outside the library.. but sad to find out that its still under construction and everything is v messy.... but realise the view facing the art museum is nice too!

and we also went to the new-renovated museum.. nice!!!!!
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Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Virtuoso Auditions!

posted by frances_sha @ 11:30 PM  
yeah.... Today was our Virtuoso open Audition! wonder if any of u really came down to watch.... but it was really wonderful and the crowd was much much much more better than what i expected it to be....

The Stage..... so nice with all the black and gold ballons!
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Jessie & I..
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Dear &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; I........
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dar emcee-ing........
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auditioning........
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we din get in thou.......... hahhaa


judges from tinybox... they look so young and many ppl thought they are SMU students.. no okay! i heard that they are vocal instructor from tinybox who has 8 years of teaching experience!
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of all the contestants, theres one that left a real deep memory in me. cos he sang my mum's favourite song -- u raise me up by josh groban. he damn power la... wonder if he got into the semi-finals..

Sunday, September 10, 2006

MIC climbed the stairs

posted by frances_sha @ 8:51 PM  
just heard something that makes me happy......

Ivy said her friend (2004 batch) who just joint MIC told her that MIC is fun!

thats the first time i heard that! really big hoorah to our HR...

its real true! i think MIC has now become more like a playground for music enthusiastic !! no longer a club who did nothing but KTV!

(:

Saturday, September 09, 2006

LOL... reminds me of my poly days lingo..

posted by frances_sha @ 11:17 PM  
Dear Tech Support:

Last year I upgraded from Girlfriend 7.0 to Wife 1.0. I soon noticed
that the new program began unexpected child processing that took up a
lot of space and valuable resources. In addition, Wife 1.0 installed
itself into all other programs and now monitors all other system
activity. Applications such as Poker Night 10.3, Football 5.0, Hunting
and Fishing 7.5, and Racing 3.6

I can't seem to keep Wife 1.0 in the background while attempting to
run my favorite applications. I'm thinking about going back to
Girlfriend 7.0, but the uninstall doesn't work on Wife 1.0. Please
help!

Thanks,

A Troubled User.

REPLY:
Dear Troubled User




This is a very common problem.

Many men upgrade from Girlfriend 7.0 to Wife 1.0, thinking that it is
just a Utilities and Entertainment program. Wife 1.0 is an OPERATING
SYSTEM and is designed by its Creator to run EVERYTHING!!! It is also
impossible to delete Wife 1.0 and to return to Girlfriend 7.0. It is
impossible to uninstall, or purge the program files from the system
once installed.

You cannot go back to Girlfriend 7.0 because Wife 1.0 is designed to
not allow this. Look in your Wife 1.0 manual under
Warnings-Alimony-Child Support. I recommend that you keep Wife 1.0
and work on improving the situation. I suggest installing the
background application "Yes Dear" to alleviate software augmentation.

The best course of action is to enter the command C:\APOLOGIZE because
ultimately you will have to give the APOLOGIZE command before the
system will return to normal anyway.

Wife 1.0 i s a great program, but it tends to be very high
maintenance. Wife 1.0 comes with several support programs, such as
Clean and Sweep 3.0, Cook It 1.5 and Do Bills 4.2.

However, be very careful how you use these programs. Improper use will
cause the system to launch the program Nag Nag 9.5 and/or PMS 99.0.
Once this happens, the only way to improve the performance of Wife
1.0 is to purchase additional software. I recommend Flowers 2.1 and
Diamonds 5.0!

WARNING!!! DO NOT, under any circumstances, install Secretary With
Short Skirt 3.3. This application is not supported by Wife 1.0 and
will cause irreversible damage to the operating system.

Best of luck,
Tech Support

Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Market Spoilers

posted by frances_sha @ 5:27 PM  
Just finish my Strategy class.

met the worst market spoilers i seen in SMU.

its only 3rd week of school, and today was the first presentation group of my strategy class.

well, for my strategy class, it works in a way where each project group is a consultancy firm. And each week, there will be one firm (group) presenting a case, which is in the format of a workshop. the presentation will be 1 and half hour long (requested by prof).

so, this first group that presented just now did:

1) send out mailer to publicise their workshop
2) videos (which is a neccessity now, unlike in year 1 where video is a wow.), anyway, their video is in the form of news, had a pretty newspaper background, unlike what we always do --> maximise the whole screen.
3) give out vouchers for people who answered their questions correctly
4) used a random name selector to ask people to answer their questions
5) make use of this polling system just like Who wants to be a millionaire as the audience poll when the person can't answer the qn.
(trust me, their polling system works exactly same as the bai wan da ying jia. everyone got a remote control in our hands)
6) used an electronic polling system for us to key in our choice
7) facilitate discussion in our groups
8) Biggest prize for the person who won in the last game call "Last Man Standing"

THIS IS ONLY THE FIRST PRESENTATION GROUP.

and after their presentation, the prof said, "well, i think this group had set the standards..."

......

Monday, September 04, 2006

First MIC activity rocks!!

posted by frances_sha @ 1:29 AM  
Last friday was MIC first activity cum investiture.. yoohoo.. the turnout is so much better than expected!!

We booked half of the minds cafe!!
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Group Pic!!!!
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haha and i compared it with last year's one.
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why is there such a big difference? this co-hort everybody loves KTV is it??


anyway we had ktv session from 3.30 to 5pm, afterwhich we went to minds cafe and at about 8.30pm we went back to school to sing another round of KTV again..

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the new KTV system rawks lah! can sing whenever we want. and the SR screen is big! u pay a membership fee and u get to enjoy unlimited ktv singing.. how rawks rite.. membership fees is only $10 for first time and $5 for annual renewal. interested in joining MIC? pls tag at the tag board k!

and btw, Virtuoso 06 is still available for registration! register with me!!! there are over $12K of prizes to be won! and all finalist will get free professional vocal training from Universal! spread around the news!

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