Archive | February, 2008

Take A Flying Leap…

29 February 2008

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Well, it’s Leap-Day. The once-every four years event that has no real significance other than, when you’re the emporer, and you screw stuff up… you can fix it, well, any way you please. As a sort of pseudo celebration of this, I am asking a question of you: What ONE THING still haunts you because […]

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Interview Rules for Designers

27 February 2008

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Since I’m currently recruiting for a Web UI & Graphic Designer, the following caught my eye and I thought to share. Jessica Petersen, Senior UI Designer at local tech company Omniture, posted the following to the local Utah Graphic Arts Foundation email list, which I think is a great set of rules for interviewing if […]

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ROBDOR! Recruitinatin’ The Neighborhood

26 February 2008

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Today is Recruiting Day. That may seem odd to those of you who think all I do is recruit, but my job is actually a little different than that. Since opening this branch of SOS Technical in 2005, I have filled all the roles of the branch. For literally a year, I was singlehanded, and […]

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Shadows of Different Colors

24 February 2008

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Several times on Friday, I thought I should have stepped away from the computer and called it good. I was in what I call “clarity mode” in the sense that I had felt threatened by more than one conversation I had, and was ready to duel to the death with anybody who crossed the line. […]

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APX ALARM of Provo, Utah is a Thief and a Liar.

22 February 2008

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October 2008: UPDATE: APX has solved this concern to my satisfaction. I don’t think I could recommend them to anybody, but I am personally OK with how things worked out. Thanks to all your comments and links to help bring this to a reasonable resolution. I hope this blog post gets to the very top […]

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Calendar: CodeAway & RockBand on Saturday

19 February 2008

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The CodeAway will be this Saturday at WasatchWingz in SLC.  This is a TON OF FUN. You should come!  $15 gets you in the door, a plate full of amazing WINGS and hours of geeking, RockBand and games, and a lot of fun. RSVP on Upcoming.org Here is a very specific Google Map targeting exactly […]

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Blogging Tips?

18 February 2008

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A good friend of mine Kiley Newbold has recently started a new blog about Effectiveness and Creating Results, and asked me how long I take to write blog posts. My reply sure felt like a good post in and of itself (and since I’ve been seeking a reason to post), I’m sharing it with you […]

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18 February 2008

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I Can Haz Valentime?

14 February 2008

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moar humorous pics

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About My Company

4 February 2008

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Note: I wrote this post while I worked for SOS Technical. I don’t work there anymore. I run my own recruiting agency now called M|REC (Merrill Recruiting). I still recruit, but now I do it even more awesomely than before. I can help your company suck less at recruiting, too. This post is here for […]

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