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David Tate
Works at Anti-Glitter Task Force
Attended University of Georgia
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We have all been there – you are busy all day but as the day ends you still haven't done The One Thing that you really should have finished today. What were you doing all day? Fake work. You fell into the trap of fake work. From Paul Graham's post on Self Indulgence: ...
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TLDR: You should totally hire me. Objective. As a self-oriented detail starter I seek a dynamic company that can use me, abuse me, because I am not you're average high school graduate. #nailedit. Accomplishments. Made a trick shot video where I threw pennies into toilets at the mall in super ...
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I wasn't sure I wanted to read The Ghost Of My Father after I bought it. When I follow authors blindly I tend to read a series of very similar books so I've shied away from it recently. But I read Making Things Happen , The Myths of Innovation , and The Year Without Pants and loved the way his ...
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[Blog post] Work Life Harmony and Resistance http://blog.davidtate.org/2014/05/work-life-harmony-resistance/
We recently did a home refactoring project to make it better fit our family as it exists now with some new requirements (two kids and one work from home Dad more than originally anticipated). The core idea was to create a completely separate work space for me that could operate independently ...
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Last year I went on my first cruise with my family. On the last night of the cruise my daughter got massively sick at 4 AM. Unable to go back to sleep after getting her settled I decided to take a walk around the ship; we would be de-boarding soon and I was sort of curious what the ...
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Now that’s your problem: A Short Guide to the required Infrastructure for Working from Home

http://blog.davidtate.org/2014/05/now-thats-your-problem-a-short-guide-to-the-required-infrastructure-for-working-from-home/
Working from where you want is awesome. You get to be more in control of your workspace, put up any poster your want, have a picture of Oprah on your desk, save on gas, and avoid talk radio. Being in control of your environment is something that sort of sneaks up on you though.
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Software consultant; part-time amateur writer person.
Employment
  • Anti-Glitter Task Force
    President, present
  • Myself
    Software Development, present
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I drink milkshakes and ride bicycles and occasionally make computers bend to my will.

I don't mean to brag I don't mean to boast but I'm intercontinental when I eat French toast.
Bragging rights
I once rode past a Krispy Kreme with the Hot and Fresh sign lit and did.not.stop.
Education
  • University of Georgia
    Computer Science
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