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Martin Burns martin at easyweb.co.uk
Thu Feb 19 18:59:53 CST 2009

On 19 Feb 2009, at 16:04, Scott Dexter wrote:

> We're in a salary and hardware freeze, which stinks, but it's better  
> than pay cut and/or layoffs.

Nothing announced yet, but willing to put money on no increases this  
year (despite posting record profits)

> And if you're playing the home game... yours truly is married and  
> expecting a baby boy in August. Wow!

Wow indeed - see, you disappear one of all the young dudes and come  
back middle aged ;-)

> Work-wise, I'm officially a cat-herder these days, aka Dev Manager.  
> I wouldn't know a hand-coded AJAX call from a SOAP call if asked.  
> Well, okay, not *that* bad, but it's close. I spend my days  
> concerned about agile practices, unit testing, ensuring quality etc  
> etc.

Hey stop holding up that there mirror. You *know* what it does to  

(who's surrounded by people who conflate 'agile' with 'undisciplined')

 > Spammers: Send me email -> yumyum at easyweb.co.uk to train my filter
 > http://dspam.nuclearelephant.com/

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