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Let's get on this #stl !!!
 
Because why should kids have all the fun?
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love it!
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Not a bad autoawesome.

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This. Is. Awesome. 

One more reason why we rock. 
Watch ‘The Imperial March’ played by Parliament Hill’s bells for ‘Star Wars Day’ Video Online, on GlobalNews.ca
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Here's a nerdy take on the #earwormwar +Robert Kuhn
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Thanks, Melanie. I'm overwhelmed!
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6 tips to work smarter not harder (did anyone else read that in Scrooge McDuck's voice?).
It used to be that if you pulled the longest hours, you were practically guaranteed a spot on the executive floor. Now, it’s all about efficiency. It’s been written about by prestigious magazines and famous authors alike, and now start-ups like BetterWorks and WorkBoard are focusing entirely on s...
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Ok, ok, enough of this quill fated humor.
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#CADdork was taken by surprise with this #earworm in the #SQL Bible!


Hey +Robert Kuhn #earwormwar
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There's a programmer in every string section.
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Love the pics Google chose for my story. Random.
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I had a Disney Land vacation a few years ago with some really mediocre photos.. it [Google] managed to miss most of the better pictures, but amsingly, did end the story with me getting patted down by TSA.
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Go #Cardinals !
Yay #STL and #Fredbird
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See, I've been trying to convince people of the power of data!
. . . the Empire would have won. A search of records would have revealed where Luke Skywalker was living on Tatooine.  A more efficient collection and aggregation of Jawa records would have located the droids immediately.  Simple data analysis would have revealed that Ben Kenobi was really Obi Wan Kenobi. A search of birth records would have revealed that Princess Leia was Luke's sister. Had the Empire had anything like the NSA, it would have had...
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I agree with this... It's what got me through my associates degree, working my butt off in multiple jobs I could only tolerate if I could see a light at the end of the tunnel. Grueling, but, strong motivation eventually succeeds.
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That is TOO weird man. Just today I read a whole great big long string of articles all about the Sith!
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We think better on our feet, literally

A new study finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts. Preliminary results show 12 percent greater on-task engagement in classrooms with standing desks.
A new study finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts. Preliminary results show 12 percent greater on-task engagement in classrooms with standing desks.
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Sadly, I only get to stand and work when I'm at home. Like today.
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CAD, CAFM, Writer, Drafter, Educator, Speaker, Fledgling Programmer and Data Analyst
Employment
  • Technical Writer
    Freelance, 2004 - present
  • Technical Editor
    Freelance, 2006 - present
  • AUGI
    Director, 2011 - present
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St. Louis
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Illinois - California - Washington - Utah - Germany - UK
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Wife, Mom, Geek, Seeker of Humor, Technical Editor, Data Junkie
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I can't wear courderoy, it's too loud.
Education
  • Saint Louis University
    Applied Analytics, 2011 - present
    Previously called Organizational Informatics
  • Saint Louis University
    Computer Science, 2008 - 2011
  • Southwestern Illinois College
    Drafting Technology, 1999 - 2002
  • McKendree College
    Accounting, 1998 - 1999
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Melanie Stone, Her Dorkness, Mistress of the Dorkness, Wanderer, CADwoaman, CAD Mistress
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New AUGIWorld - Go Get It. The New AUGIWorld is out. This is the one with the salary survey, so here is hoping you make too much money. Mela