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Episode 179 of the IT in the D podcast from our Podcast Detroit studios is in the books, and it was another great night of conversations with our guests.  From chatting about "the sharing economy" with Jonezie.com and how...

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Okay, so it's not Earl, you know that...but still, karma can be a funny thing. People often ask "so what do you get out of ITintheD, anyway?"  Which I can understand.  We don't take kickbacks from bars, we don't get...

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It's almost time for our first casual networking event of 2017 downtown at Nancy Whiskey this Thursday night, we've got some great guests joining us in studio tonight for episode 179 of our weekly live podcast from our Podcast...

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“If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there.” – Martin Blank "Y'all gonna make me lose my mind...up in HERE, up in here" - DMX Two articles came out recently, and they pushed...

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It's auto show season here in Detroit, and so episode 178 dove in a little bit.  From a media preview event the night before our show to what's on the floor that might catch people's eyes and the latest...

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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. Clark: "How can they have nothing for their children?" Ellen: "Well, he's been out of work for close...

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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. "Have you heard the good word?" - random strangers in white shirts on bikes I have often joked that...

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Well, our first show of the year didn't go quite as planned, but it's still the best show we've done so far this year.  We lost a guest due to unavoidable circumstances, but still had a great time sitting...

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Bob gets an assist on writing this one.  What started as an update to an earlier entry I wrote in 2012 became one of the presentations that we've done for several groups now, from MEDC's Shifting Gears classes to...

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Aside from showing up in spy movies as a source for a lethal poison culled from the ovaries of the female or the liver of either sex, puffer fish (or "blowfish", or Tetraodontidae) aren't talked about or seen all that...

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A long time ago...in a galaxy far, far away...I lived in a little tiny town in a little tiny state (seriously, I think the entire state still only has one area code) in New England.  It is, without a...

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So I think I finally figured Twitter out (yea, I know). It’s not like I over-use it now, but the sky has cleared and I think I finally “get it”. With that said, it is absolutely amazing to me how...

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“When you're born you get a ticket to the freak show. When you're born in America, you get a front row seat!” – George Carlin What a crazy, insane year 2016 has been. Crazy? Insane? Insane?  Crazy? (that's a Weird Science reference from The...

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Consider us the Martin Blank of the IT industry. It's not me, something you did brought me to your door.... OK, that's it. I seriously can't take it anymore. I thought I was going to pull my hair out from...

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Disney had a wonderful movie about this cute little puppet named Pinocchio who had one very big problem. Well, other than being a puppet and wanting to be a real boy, of course. No, his big problem was that whenever he told a lie, his little wooden nose would grow, which meant anyone and everyone immediately knew what the deal was. Unfortunately, I now know another recruiter who wishes it were that simple...

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You know how you hear/see those commercials for whatever wonder pill of the week some pharmaceutical company wants you to take to help you sleep, help you stay awake, lose weight, or whatever else they're targeting...and then the side...

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Things may not have gone quite according to plan for episode 176 of the IT in the D podcast from our Podcast Detroit studios, but that doesn't mean that we didn't have a blast like always.  Unfortunately, we lost...

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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. (editorial note: yes, another Don't Be That Guy...yes, another guest poster...pretty soon we're going to have to start...

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In the latest instance of a "Tweet Heard 'Round The World," this week a Texas teen named Cella has gained internet fame for being the latest person fired for a high-profile tweet. Ew I start this f*** a** job tomorrow The...

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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. "Networking isn't really about you. It's what you can do for other people to make a mutually beneficial...