Categories: "Personal"

Return from UT Tyler

Much of my blogging ceased when I started back to school in 2008. There are some, but few, entries between 2008 and 2012. Now, I have a little more freedom to write, and with a much improved platform in b2evolution, writing will be easier to do.

To be continued..

Real World Project Management

September 26th, 2008
<posted on> School update. I've been doing well in all of my classes and my coursework requirements are getting a little interesting. One of the courses is Systems Analysis and Design, a subject I took once at a lower level. In tha… more »

Do you have the temperament?

September 23rd, 2008
<posted on> Going into IT requires a lot of preparation. There is the educational as well as the experiential, but there is also the genetic or cultural perspective to consider. Your life experiences and personal preferences seem t… more »

When I Grow Up

September 14th, 2008
<posted on> There are a few "life" things that I've learned in school this week, but so I don't stray from the subject too often, I'm keeping those to myself for now. Instead, I'm going to look at why I am here in this community. W… more »

Back to School

September 9th, 2008
<posted on> After a few decades in the workforce, I'm going back to school in the Computer Information Systems degree program at The University of Texas at Tyler. I already subscribe to several lists here and elsewhere and follow s… more »

An IT Education

August 29th, 2008
Today I completed my third day at University of Texas at Tyler. I am studying Computer Information Systems and have 2 years of classes to complete the degree requirements. Many IT professionals have opinions about the direction that more »


August 11th, 2008
A family member recently sent this zodiac description of my sign and I was amazed at the accuracy of the description. Sure any random commentary on a person's character has a chance at getting a few things right but this... This personality analysis i more »

Newegg and the Brother HL 5250DN

July 10th, 2008
Times must be getting hard and the big guys are having to take drastic measures. Last week I wrote about Lowe's unknown price hike and this week there's Newegg's renege on an advertised price. My last email has all the details. more »