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We had a great, informative episode Monday night as we were joined by Tom Tong and Steve Acho to talk through everything from technology innovations to changing careers, the energy around the tech scene in Detroit and dealing with...

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“You see us as you want to see us... In the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions. But what we found out is that each one of us is a brain...and an athlete...and a basket case...and a princess...and...

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"If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there." - Martin Blank, Grosse Pointe Blank. "We're not computers, Sebastian.  We're physical." - Roy Batty, Blade Runner "I'm not in the business...I am the business."...

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Alright, the cat's out of the bag. The bombardment of "training sessions" and classes where people actually *cough* charge money with the topic being "Twitter/Linkedin your way to success!!!1!" has to stop. It really does. They completely remind me of...

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Several times per week I am asked for career advice from people who are considering a new job or changing jobs. Here’s the advice I give... DECIDE WHAT YOU ACTUALLY WANT TO DO Whether you’re gainfully employed and looking to make...

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Survived another great Pink Slip Party event, and even made it through St Patrick's Day the very next day kicking off with a live broadcast way too early in the morning that we agreed to do for some unknown reason,...

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  Our next event will be a Pink Slip Party event, taking place on Thursday, March 16 at The Majestic Theater. If you're not familiar with our Pink Slip Party events...you should be.  They're on a whole different level from our casual...

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If you’re in sales, you can mass email 1,000 people with the same message and hope to get business from a small percentage of them.  If you’re a job searcher, you can do a quick search for “java”, click...

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So this being the first blog entry, I had to share my favorite story. Amazingly enough, when I share this story in public, at an event, or at a lunch, everyone knows exactly who I am talking about. Pretty...

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A good, informative night for episode 187 of the IT in the D show as we were joined by Protect Seniors Online and Comcast Xfinity.  We opened up with our usual round up of news, events, and items that...

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It's time to prune your network. Networks are like trees, folks.  Sure, they're nice to look at, provide shade during sunny days and help keep life on the planet by providing oxygen...but it's not all fun and games.  Trees can...

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Today is the anniversary of when we rebranded from "Detroitnet.Org" to "IT in the D".  A lot has changed and evolved over the past few years in and around metro Detroit, even with us.  We'd barely launched a podcast, and...

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From copyrights on Youtube to the Comic Con scene and business growth, we had a lot of fun with our discussions with last night's guests.  We were joined by Tom Lawrence from Lawrence Tech Systems and the Sunday Morning...

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"If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there." - Martin Blank, Grosse Pointe Blank. Yes, yes, I know, I know..."Dave, you've already done a fish-based Don't Be That Guy".  I know I...

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“If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there.” – Martin Blank, Grosse Pointe Blank Yeah, I'm looking at you, Mister "Hey Cool, I Can Link My Twitter and LinkedIn Accounts!" Guy. (updated June 9,...

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"If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there." - Martin Blank, Grosse Pointe Blank. "Don't ask the question if you don't really want the answer" - me While at the front of the...

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We are now entering the crazy time of the year.  We're doubling down on our networking events from here on out.  We've got conventions booked as both IT in the D and Podcast Detroit nearly every other weekend for...

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We've always said that we're not "social media experts". We're not.  We try things, we experiment, and we have some moderate amount of success with certain things...but we're not experts. And there's always been something that bothered me about that term...

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For episode 185 of the IT in the D podcast from the Podcast Detroit studios, we talked about the new apprentice class Detroit Labs has and the other things they've got going on, what the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation...

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I think I've finally figured out what we are. Sure, there have been the eHarmony and Match.com of IT jokes....but what we really are is just what the Information Technology industry needs...JOBFAX! After all, the used car industry has CARFAX, to tell...