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Michael Gillson on March 10th, 2011

Action is the foundational key to all success. –Anthony Robbins Whiskey has killed more men than bullets, but most men would rather be full of whiskey than bullets. –Logan Pearsall Smith TurnKey Linux is a great organization.  The have built dozens of appliances based on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server.  These appliances can be run as […]

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Michael Gillson on February 16th, 2011

The great leaders are like the best conductors – they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players. –Blaine Lee, The Power Principle A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are. –Ara Parasheghian Although I wanted my players to work to win, I […]

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Michael Gillson on February 14th, 2011

Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right. He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something. –Andrew V. Madson I live in Alaska.  In the winter, the weather is on my mind a lot because I commute to work, 55 miles, one way. Sometimes my weather ScreenLet does […]

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Michael Gillson on December 3rd, 2010

The difference between e-mail and regular mail is that computers handle e-mail, and computers never decide to come to work one day and shoot all the other computers. –Jamais Cascio If confusion is the first step to knowledge, I must be a genius. –Larry Leissner On my Windows machines, I used Thunderbird email client.  It […]

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Michael Gillson on June 9th, 2010

We have built no national temples but the Capitol; we consult no common oracle but the Constitution. –Rufus Choate To hold the same views at forty as we held at twenty is to have been stupefied for a score of years, and take rank, not as a prophet, but as an unteachable brat, well birched […]

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Michael Gillson on May 15th, 2010

If your company has a clean-desk policy, the company is nuts and you’re nuts to stay there. –Thomas J. Peters If you don’t know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route. –Malcolm Stevenson Forbes People […]

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Michael Gillson on May 5th, 2010

Run like you stole something. –Daniel Farrow As a rule, software systems do not work well until they have been used, and have failed repeatedly, in real applications. –Dave Parnas If you are going through hell, keep going. –Sir Winston Churchill in Ubuntu 9.10 and 10.04 desktop, pressing Alt+F2, the run application dialog is displayed.  […]

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