Management And Politics

Two Tech Nation interviews that I really enjoyed this evening, and found myself totally identifying with. John Beck – When Gamers Enter the Workforce http://www.itconversations.com/shows/detail436.html Dr. Moira Gunn speaks with John Beck, a Senior Research Fellow at USC’s Annenberg Center of the Digital Future. He warns that the “Gamer Generation” is about to enter the […]

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Thefluffyadmin on March 21st, 2005

Its not been posted just yet, but various sites are reporting the release of Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report Volume VII. Here is a link to where it probably will be posted: http://enterprisesecurity.symantec.com/content.cfm?articleid=1539 With this report, keep 2 things in mind: 1. Symantec has a vested interest in selling and marketing their own Antivirus/spam/spyware products. […]

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Two articles got my attention tonight, and both related to a similair theme. First off is this from the Register, on Tony Blair’s apparent lack of IT skills. http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/02/09/blair_technophobe_confession/ Now personally, who cares if the man uses his mouse as a remote control or something, but its this following article from Working Smarter (or is it […]

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Thefluffyadmin on August 20th, 2004

This book is great! I have not even read a single page, but I am already convinced of the superiority of this book.. genious. Microsoft’s FretDFire weblog alerted me to this title, and I can just imagine myself getting this book for an IT-managers birthday or something! lol! But seriously.. the rift between managers and Geeks, […]

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Thefluffyadmin on June 19th, 2004

Yesterday I had a long-due twice-annual talk with my personnel manager. Somewhat to my surprise it was a very open and relaxed talk, and I think I can say with some certainty that my relationship with her is the best I have had when it comes to managers. We talked a bit about past jobs […]

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