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EVERYTHING I EVER BELIEVED IS A SHODDY LIE

EVERYTHING I EVER BELIEVED IS A SHODDY LIE

Must we have no heroes, no leaders, no one to inspire?

Workplace Stories: The Screaming Hole

Workplace Stories: The Screaming Hole

For two years I had the honor of managing a group of medical transcriptionists at a good hospital. It was a diverse group in every way. Most of them were post-menopausal women, who are the main battle tanks of the American workforce. These people did difficult clerical work quickly and accurately. They did not take sick […]

The End of System Administration: “What would you say you do here?”

I have been a full-time Linux system administrator for more than a decade. This week, I lost my job because I am a full-time Linux system administrator. What happened? For those outside my world, this is what a system administrator does: We manage server computer and networks. This means Internet sites, your computer system at […]