Posts Tagged with "Life"

Calendar: Utah Blogger, Geek Dinner Thursday (8/30)

Monday, August 27, 2007

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Ash has the scoop …our geek dinner has been moved to this Thursday, August 30. Join us at Applebees in Draper, Utah at 6 pm: 123 E. 12300 S. Draper, UT 84020 (801) 495-4460 View Larger Map TinyURL to this post for your twittering (or other) pleasure: http://tinyurl.com/284plq VIEW and ADD to your GOOGLE CALENDAR […]

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Funniest One-Line Job Descriptions

Friday, August 3, 2007

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Scott Adams of Dilbert asked for people to “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way“. There’s 50 of them listed at jobmob, and here’s the top ten: TOP TEN Help people hate each other: Divorce Lawyer (Scott Adams’ favorite) Stand on a field and get yelled at for hours: […]

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Help Me Promote Utah Tech Events

Sunday, July 22, 2007

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UPDATE 8/14/2007 — This has all mostly changed. There’s a booming meetup community in Utah — user-groups, techies, geeks, entrepreneurs, bloggers and all sorts of other types of people getting together to talk shop, talk dirt, or just talk. But getting a clear picture of who is meeting… and when… is pretty hard. So, to […]

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Network With Meaning

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

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Dave Slusher of Evil Genius Chronicles has had enough with the newest, shiniest social networks clamoring for his attention: People invite me to services all the time. They want to connect to me on LinkedIn, Twitter, FaceBook. I appreciate that anyone cares and I get a little warmth from the sentiment. I’m not joining anything […]

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Ch-ch-ch-changes

Tuesday, July 3, 2007

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Seth Godin caused quite a ruckus, apparently, when he suggested that (GASP!) retailers might actually become interested in serving their customers: “The most fascinating takeaway for me is this: many retailers believe that they still have the power to inconvenience shoppers as a way of increasing revenue. ‘Too many stores in that mall,’ in my […]

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Bozofication Alive and Well: Utah Companies Will Pay for Stupidity

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

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UPDATE: Please leave comments about BOZO things you have experienced at your or other companies! Anonymous submissions OK I hate to say it, but I am seeing some of the most foolish and downright stupid things coming from Utah companies these days. These things may not be approaching the Yee-Haw ‘Bozofication’ problems that Guy Kawasaki […]

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My First iMix: Summertime Mix July 2007

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

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  Summertime Mix July 2007 Playlist Notes: I don’t think you can find a set of songs so perfect for top-down cruisin’Well, iTunes version 6 or greater lets you click a playlist in your iTunes program and submit an iMix of the songs in there to be contained in the iTunes store. Here’s my first […]

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JobOingo Job Search

Friday, June 1, 2007

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Found this listing of job-search categories from JobOingo, an all-in-one job-search tool: Accounting jobs Administrative jobs Advertising jobs Agriculture jobs Architectural jobs Art jobs Attorney jobs Automotive jobs Aviation jobs Banking jobs Bartender jobs Benefit jobs Biology jobs Biotech jobs Bilingual jobs Billing jobs Bookkeeping jobs Camp jobs Carpenter jobs Catering jobs Chef jobs Chemistry […]

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What Will You Quit Today?

Friday, May 25, 2007

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Local entrepreneur and Utah web-development consultant Matt Reinbold helped get Seth Godin here to Salt Lake City yesterday. In his book, the dip, Godin explains that quitting certain things is just as crucial to success as doing certain other things. Matt explains: The Dip, as Seth has labeled it, is that point at which more […]

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Re: Mormon Guy to Internet: Shut Up and Think A Minute

Friday, May 11, 2007

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This is a serious departure for me, and for the context of this blog, but I can’t help but forward on a link to Ken Jenning’s recent open letter to the media-consuming world to just take a breather and think for a second when it comes to the next Mormon joke heard ’round the Late […]

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