Posts Tagged with "Miscellaneous"

Comcast Is Starting The Tiered Internet.. Whether We Like It or Not

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

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Of course, I am not the only person who feels that Comcast Sucks, but I am fired up about them starting up the Tiered Internet whether we like it or not (DIGG article here). There are a lot of arguments from the MBAs about why companies like Comcast need to charge different amounts for people […]

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Finalizing Edits to Word Documents

Friday, July 6, 2007

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One great feature of Microsoft Word and other word processors is the ability for multiple authors to make changes while tracking them all. In Word, this is called “Track Changes” and is turned on by clicking the command under the Tools menu. BUT, once you’ve finished making changes, it is confusing how to make the […]

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Year of the Vendor Manager?

Tuesday, July 3, 2007

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Yet another large Utah company is moving to a vendor manager solution to help them (hopefully) rein in their contingent workforce management. This makes no less than three I know about over the last few months. These company’s websites are full of boastful, synergistic qualities they bring to the clients they service: Contractor Compliance, W-4 […]

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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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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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Yawn. You’re Still Stuck On That Web 2.0 Thing?

Monday, May 14, 2007

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It’s funny how we’re all so bored these days. We can’t settle down long enough for changes to actually occur. We’re already on to the next thing like crazed paparazzi looking for the next head-shorn celebrity to hassle and prod. It seemed like only a few hours ago that “Web 2.0” was hotter than Paris […]

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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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Utah Business Week: Business Experience for HS Students

Thursday, May 10, 2007

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Passing along information from Jake Smith, SOS Technical’s Account Manager in Salt Lake: [There is a great program] called Utah Business Week (UBW). UBW is a program for high school students to spend one week learning about business. The program takes place at Utah State University July 29th August 4th. UBW is open for all […]

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Entrepreneur’s Quote

Thursday, May 3, 2007

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Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage. Niccolo Machiavelli

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Slopecast ‘07 Today

Friday, March 2, 2007

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If you follow me on Twitter, you already know this, but I am attending the SlopeCast presented by Rocky Mountain Voices later this morning. The event will feature a lunchtime conversation from the leading social media expert Robert Scoble, Living in a Google World: The influence of word-of-mouth networks and the long tail. In addition […]

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