In his first State of the Union speech, President Bush challenged Americans to consider some form of government service during their lifetimes.
Stories by David Foote
The Enron mess sure seems to be opening up a lot of old wounds.
So you think the most influential stories on the current IT employment market are layoffs, spending cuts, hiring slowdowns, canceled projects and anal-retentive CFOs? Don't get me wrong things are definitely tough. But it seems we're being spoon-fed a little too much gloom and doom.
Heard any positive, uplifting IT workforce downsizing stories lately? There aren't many. I've recently heard hundreds of ugly anecdotes in vivid detail, and I'm getting really tired of them.
I thought I'd be taking the ultimate "gut course" when I signed up for something called "Ecology" in high school. A little light reading and a field trip every third class to an outdoor location for a pleasant stroll to observe nature's miracles up close - I figured I'd forget most of it quickly and end up with a great tan.