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ChronologicalDot Site B is ONLINE

Well… at the moment at least.

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business, unsorted opinions

Musings on Professionalism

Some work, no matter how much time and effort you have put into it, no matter how much you think people will enjoy it, just does not fit the standard of professionalism. There’s something about professionalism that is very key to it being professionalism: it gives people a good impression that they are or could be working with someone who knows what they are doing and can and will provide a high quality service. It isn’t about creating something so grandiose that people will doubt whether you can repeat it or not. It isn’t about establishing a personal style that people shopping on a corner might take interest in for a moment. It’s about conforming to a set standard that makes people feel comfortable doing business with you.

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Separating Your Work and Private Website

Recently I spoke with an undisclosed individual about the job market… and of course, about websites.

The consensus with employers is always this: separate your professional side from your private life. That’s definitely good advice. No one wants to hear about your drinking problem or the fact that your like to play with imported machine guns and spit fire at Mardi Gras festivals. And yet…

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