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Tidy Links

Sometimes, Gentle Reader, I think I may get just a tad over-obsessive about trivial annoyances.

How often have you grimaced, as I have, when someone's pasted a link into a blog-post or a comment, thus… 755 more words


Reducing Credit Card Debt Without Owning A Home

The easiest way to reduce credit card debt is through a home equity loan, but there are debt reduction options out there for those who don’t own a home. 290 more words

Money Management

Branding Do You Know Who You Are

There is such a lot of talk going around about branding, but what exactly is your brand and how do you use it to help you reach more people and market your products or services? 451 more words

Business Help

Windows Explorer Folder Tree: Dotted Lines

Here's something I've been meaning to share for a while, but somehow never got around to it. It addresses a small instance of that growing trend, in graphical interfaces, of making stuff look cool and flashy at the expense of usefulness. 485 more words


3 Reasons Employers Create Ridiculous Postings

[L]et me give you three reasons why some employers write these unrealistic job descriptions:

1. The employer is inexperienced at hiring (and/or incompetent, but I’m trying to be nice). 294 more words

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Microsoft’s Layoffs - A textbook flop

In Microsoft’s case, the initial communication about the layoffs back in July was a textbook flop. A wordy 1,100-word company email announced the layoffs all the way down in the eleventh paragraph, so far buried in management terminology as to be lost to the casual reader.  115 more words

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Job Search in Tech and Digital - The Mashable Job Board

Are you on the job hunt? The Mashable Job Board is the ideal place to search for your next big move. More

than 3,000 employers in tech and digital have posted on our board, and they’re looking to fill positions from Mashable’s community. 10 more words