Quick Idea

If anyone wants to print fliers or other campaign material to hand out, please use recycled and recyclable paper.  If you can afford it, please use one of the various recycled card stocks with seeds embedded in it.  Having received a large number of fliers for various campaigns recently, that were shiny, new, non-recyclable paper, […]

Net Neutrality

At the heart of net neutrality is the idea of free speech.  On the one hand, with a content-neutral internet, everyone has an equal voice: innovation can flow and new ideas spread.  On the other hand, there is the idea of partnerships between content providers and access providers.  There is also the problem of limiting […]

Progress

Getting laid off in the spring is a bad thing ™.  The quarter is ending and no one seems to hire in the summer.  The good news though, is that things are picking up.  I have some fantastic organizations looking at my resume.  I interviewed with one a few days ago and I have another […]

Looking to Make a Good Living

In February, I was hired as a temp-to-perm contract System Administrator at a really amazing company called NetApp.  It was a great job and I loved it.  Last week, they announced a layoff of 10% of their workforce and the first to go were the contract employees. I know I will find a new place […]

My Newest Endeavor… Websites for Indie Bands

In opening up my web design offerings, I came to a realization: Most bands need the same basic tools on their websites and once those tools are gathered in one place they can be replicated for more bands with much less work than creating a complete web site from scratch. This led me to start […]