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CM or Die

CM or Die

For the IT professional, Configuration Management is probably one of the most despised yet one of the most important functions of the job. Performing configuration management tasks is only a shade more interesting than watching paint dry. Forms, paperwork, documentation — tedious and laborious tasks by any individual’s definition. Most professionals I know would rather […]

Take a Note

Take a Note

Stop for a minute. Close your eyes, and think of something. A person. A place. A dream. Visualize it, and see it so clearly that you believe it’s real. Now take out a pen and a sheet of paper, and write it down. There’s something special about writing down your thoughts. Thoughts are fleeting, disappearing as quickly as […]

For Profit

For Profit

Currently in America, it is very fashionable to speak negatively of the private sector. The conventional wisdom proclaims that all corporations are rooted in greed and are run by selfish individuals. Private sector opponents argue that profits are evil and penalize hard-working Americans. These individuals also state that no matter the form, capitalism ultimately ends […]