Introducing… You Drink Some, You Brew Some
Tue, Jun 10th 2014 12:15p Ray Bilyk Like many of my IT brethren that are going out and following their individual passions (also known as ‘things that keep them happy and sane’), I am also following their lead and getting more into the hobby of making my own beer, wine and spirits (also known as zymurgy). I wanted to keep track of the things I see, do and taste, so of course, I’m going to blog it.
Because I didn’t want to change this blog, or add content that might not be technologically related, I created [read] Keywords:
MWLUG 2014 Abstract Submission Extended until Next Friday, May 23, at 5:00 PM
Fri, May 16th 2014 12:11p Ray Bilyk From Richard Moy and the MWLUG Committee:
With the sad news of Tim [Tripcony] passing away, many of us have not had the time to absorb what has happened. Given that, the MWLUG committee has decided to extend the abstract submission period for MWLUG 2014 until the end of next week, May 23. MWLUG was the first time that I met Tim in person. He was one of the first to volunteer as a speaker when we first started the MWLUG conferences. He will be sorely missed.
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An “Outsider’s” view of Tim Tripcony
Tue, May 13th 2014 10:10a Ray Bilyk I was at a loss yesterday when I heard about Tim from Scott Hooks. I’m still doing some soul searching, but since a lot of the ‘collaboration family’ is sharing their thoughts, I thought that I’d share mine.
As some of you know, I’m primarily an administrator, and I refer to myself only as a ‘closet developer’. I used to believe that when referring to administrators versus developers, it’s was ‘us vs. them’. That all changed the first t [read] Keywords: collaboration
MWLUG 2014 Call for Abstracts Now Open
Wed, Apr 16th 2014 11:10a Ray Bilyk Ok, time to submit your abstract for MWLUG 2014, which is being held at the historic Amway Grand Plaza on August 27-29, 2014!
For those of you that want to be on the ‘big stage’ at IBM Connect, this is a great way to feel it out and see if it’s right for you! (I also hear that track managers look to regional user groups like MWLUG for future speakers.)
Go check it out now!
Deadlines for submission is May 16th at 6PM.
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OT: Olympia Development Parking Services Job Fairs Coming up at Hockeytown Café
Thu, Feb 13th 2014 10:11a Ray Bilyk With Detroit Tigers Opening Day just weeks away, Olympia Development Parking Services is hiring part-time parking attendants for its staff. Please spread the word to friends, family members or other job seekers about upcoming Parking Services job fairs at the Celebration Room at Hockeytown Café in Detroit, Michigan.
The job fairs will take place at Hockeytown Café on the following dates:
Wednesday, February 19 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, February 20 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday [read] Keywords: development
#IBMConnect – Begging for your help!
Sun, Jan 26th 2014 5:11a Ray Bilyk I have to admit… I love playing games, but I love to WIN games even more! This year at #IBMConnect 2014, there’s a new way for all of us here to share information… #IBMConnect – The Game!
#IBMConnect – The Game
It’s time to join in on #IBMConnect – The Game. In this fun event, you will be rewarded points for participating in online activities, like posting pictures with an IBM Champion on Twitter and Instagram and using the #IBMChamp hashtag, or joining your team [read] Keywords: ibm