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Marketing and Public Relations [Poll]

For the last couple months, I have been working on trying to get into a role at AT&T in marketing or public relations. I have even submitted my resume for a couple of social media roles. I look at social media jobs as marketing too. I…

Slapping HD to the end of a product name…

Why must so many companies slap "HD" to the end of their product names. Microsoft was one of the ones I am most intimate with the Zune HD. I tweeted about it recently too: So, can we stop the madness? Does it sell products better? Some of…

Creative Quitters!?

This week has been a week of interesting job exits. I will start with the funniest of them. Apparently some pretty cute office worker that was striving to be a broker overheard her bosses conversation. She said she heard her boss called her…

Welcome to our World Zune MVPs!

As a long time Microsoft MVP who has had their title changed 3x now, I want to welcome the Zune MVPs into our world. I started out as a Pocket PC MVP, It was changed to Windows Mobile, and now it’s Windows Phone. I also spent 6 months as a…

What SNUS? Camel or Marlboro? What is SNUS?

Ok people, I know neither are probably any good for me, but… I have to do it. Well, maybe I don’t have to, but I feel as if I do. I am once again quitting smoking. Yes, I started back. Over the last 5 years, I have quit once for almost 1.5…

Pics of my new Harley Davidson!

I broke down and bought a new toy this weekend, a 2008 XL1200R Sportster 1200 Roadster. I was already passively looking for a bike, so I couldn’t pass up this deal. Kelly Blue Book retail is $7000 and NADA is $7400. I won’t tell ya exactly…

Beware of Lending Tree aka Home Loan Center

UPDATE: This has been resolved. I had a conversation with Home Loan Center’s SVP of Production yesterday.  The $600 upfront fee was explained to me in detail and I understand what the fee was for. The issue that occured in my situation was…