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Seriously almost titled this one just "member berries"...listen in and you'll understand why. For episode 173, we were joined by US Signal and Tome Software, and had a great series of chats about what they have going on currently, our...

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“If I show up at your door, chances are you did something to bring me there.”  – Martin Blank A couple years ago we wrote LinkedIn is not a video game. Why? Because we kept seeing LIONs (LinkedIn Open Networkers)...

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 “Lighten up Francis…” – Sgt. Hulka **Note: There will be words in here that might offend you. If anything I write here “hits home”, it’s probably because it is you. If you get easily offended, I suggest going to this...

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We're being joined by US Signal and Tome Software for episode 173 of our show tonight from the Podcast Detroit studios.  We're two weeks away from our annual end of the year charity event that you should absolutely plan...

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I have a lot of thoughts swirling in my head right now after our presentation of The New and Improved 10 Commandments of Networking at the MEDC Shifting Gears reunion event Friday night. While those are distilling down to some...

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For episode 172, we were joined by two repeat guests, Patrick Rugiero of the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan to chat about their upcoming Kidney Ball event on December 3rd, and Caston Thomas of Interworks to talk a little...

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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. "I would like to apologize for my remarks..." - Something you will never hear us say.  Ever. Bob and...

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I didn't write this one.  I mean, I'm copying and pasting the content in here...but this comes in from...oh, let's just say it's "An IT recruiter in the Detroit market" and leave it at that.  I desperately wanted to...

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Tonight we're joined in studio by two repeat guests for episode 172.  Patrick Rugiero to talk about the Michigan Kidney Ball fundraiser event that's happening on December 3rd, and also by Caston Thomas, coming in to talk tech 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. "Assumptions are dangerous things to make, and like all dangerous things to make -- bombs, for instance, or...

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As you know, we've tried to do something good over the past several years with our December event. A fundraiser, a benefit, a cause...something that we could all get behind and feel good about helping. This year will be no...

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“That's nice, you look like a Helen. Helen, we're both in sales. Let me tell you why I suck as a sales man.” Truth be told, I don’t really suck, but wow have I felt like I do lately. September 16th...

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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. So, I'm on LinkedIn the other day, and I see that someone in my network has commented on...

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We love getting these.  This one came in from Randall Curry: Bob, Dave, Jeff - Let me keep this as short and to the point as possible: First, I got a job through the last Pink Slip Party at the...

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For episode 171, we were joined by Bamboo Detroit and the Detroit Convention and Visitor's Bureau.  We also chatted about Activ8's event tonight, our event Thursday night at Firebird Tavern and more... Bamboo Detroit is at: http://bamboodetroit.com/ Detroit Convention and Visitor's Bureau...

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We've got a whole series of posts out here on the site about how networking, dating, your professional life and a job search all have an awful lot in common. Don't think so?  After you're done with this one, keep...

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We've got Bamboo Detroit and the Detroit Convention and Visitor's Bureau joining us in-studio tonight, our casual networking event is Thursday, there's the Activ8 event at Emagine theater Wednesday, we had a great weekend at Fantasticon, and all sorts...

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Something positive is always good. ...just thought I'd tell you that Mike C. from Michigan Shifting Gears shared a very touching reflection of his experience during the Michigan Shifting Gears Graduation yesterday....which was being taped by a reporter. He personally gave credit to ITintheD.com for his securing an interview.

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In what has become an Election Day tradition, we brought our kids into the studio to talk about their favorite video games, TV shows, and even what they think we do day to day. Along the way, they schooled us,...

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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...