Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

Thursday, January 28th, 2016 at 1:40pm

Quick Idea

Posted by Brian in Business, Personal, Politics

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, […]

Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 7:50am

Net Neutrality

Posted by Brian in Business, Politics

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 […]

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 at 7:58pm


Posted by Brian in Business, Personal

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 […]

Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 9:26am

Looking to Make a Good Living

Posted by Brian in Business, Personal

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 […]

Saturday, April 16th, 2011 at 10:34pm

Writing my first book

Posted by Brian in Business, Personal

I’m writing a book, tentatively entitled, “The Pocket Guide to Business Riches”.

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 at 12:33am

Fox News FAIL.

Posted by Brian in Business, Politics

Fox News caught in a blatant lie regarding Ron Paul.

Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 3:04pm

My Newest Endeavor… Websites for Indie Bands

Posted by Brian in Business

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 […]

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