Category: NonTech

*MY* 9/11 post….

I’m not going to go into the details of what I was doing on the day it happened.  I’ve been there, and it doesn’t do anyone any good to wallow in their misery. It amazes me that we choose to re-traumatize ourselves every year on the anniversary…complete with graphic visuals and droning, repetitive descriptions of …

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An argument for unions…

Next time you want to slam unions remember this: “A rising tide lifts all boats.” Even if your job is NOT union, remember that the business has to stay competitive with the union jobs in order to hire people. So a business has to offer a decent salary just to get people to sign on. …

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Dear Congress..

Dear Congress – I’m a small business owner. All of the tax cuts in the WORLD aren’t going to change the fact that until demand comes up I’m not in a position to hire someone, no matter how much I want to. If I hired someone today they would be sitting on their ass waiting …

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