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Steven Stern
Works at Stern Data Solutions
Attended Grinnell College
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Jane Fonda.  Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston,  Martin Sheen. How can it go wrong? I’ve started watching season two and it’s growing on me.
Jane Fonda. Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen. How can it go wrong? I’ve started watching season two and it’s growing on me.
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Here’s what I’m listening to over the next hour. Using the Amarok player, I’ve set up a dynamic  list that finds songs with (Rating > 3 stars and  ( (PlayCount = 0) OR (LastPlayDate MORE THAN 90 days) ).  Given the 11,800+ tracks in my library, this give…
Here’s what I’m listening to over the next hour. Using the Amarok player, I’ve set up a dynamic list that finds songs with (Rating > 3 stars and ( (PlayCount = 0) OR (LastPlayDate MORE THAN 90 days) ). Given the 11,800+ tracks in my library, this give me a nice, fresh mix. I had … Continue reading Amaroking away the afternoon
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Facebook reminded me that I took this picture 5 years ago.  Where does the time go, even when is going the long way around? Yum… If I recall correctly, I got a pastrami on rye.
Facebook reminded me that I took this picture 5 years ago. Where does the time go, even when is going the long way around? Yum… If I recall correctly, I got a pastrami on rye.
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I was discussing the famous “You don’t have a square to spare?” Seinfeld episode, which led me to recall an episode of Moonlighting.  The mere prat of a youth with whom I was speaking had never heard of the show or seen Bruce Willis with hair. Thus, I…
I was discussing the famous “You don’t have a square to spare?” Seinfeld episode, which led me to recall an episode of Moonlighting.  The mere prat of a youth with whom I was speaking had never heard of the show or seen Bruce Willis with hair. Thus, I present this for his (and your) edification … Continue reading You have to read a LOT of Dr. Seuss
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We made this WordPress site mobile friendly. It loves your phone as much as you do.  
CRE8 Workshop is a creative arts workshop where open workspace, classes, parties and workshops are offered for people of all ages
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Welcome a great website for a great new food and entertainment place in Highland Park, but with #wordpress by What A Great Website!
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This popped up on my random play list and it stopped my in my tracks. I love this song and this version, from 2013, is beautiful.  It’s about birth, death, and Neal Cassady… like most Grateful Dead songs.  (Lyrics & the backstory.)
This popped up on my random play list and it stopped my in my tracks. I love this song and this version, from 2013, is beautiful. It’s about birth, death, and Neal Cassady… like most Grateful Dead songs. (Lyrics & the backstory.)
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Groupon knows about me and cares what I think, I think.
Groupon knows about me and cares what I think, I think.
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Have you noticed that you’re being tracked across the web? If you look at shoes on Zappos, then you see adds for shoes on Facebook as well as other sites. Sometimes this is useful, sometimes it’s just creepy. And if “they” are tracking that, what else…
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cookies are mostly to blame. I have a little bat file that deletes all cookies and replaces them with only the ones I need (e.g. bank). But it doesnt help if FB already have my preferences!
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My nominee for the new $10 is Abigail Adams, wife of President John Adams, mother of President John Quincy Adams, and the woman who kept it all together back on the farm when John was off being a founding father. Through her letters with John, she exerted…
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I’ve been examining my reaction to emails and social media posts and I think i have a diagnosis: “Outrage Fatigue”. I am flat out tired of everything being an outrage, a precursor to the apocalypse, and the end of life as we know it. Folks, don’t sweat…
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Work
Occupation
IT Strategy & Implementation
Skills
WordPress, Drupal, CMS, web site building
Employment
  • Stern Data Solutions
    Proprietor, 2002 - present
    We build web sites
  • Great Harvest Franchising, Inc.
    CIO, 2010 - 2014
  • CCIM Institute
    CTO, 2004 - 2009
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business
    Executive Director of Computing Services, 1995 - 2002
  • JMB Realty Corporation
    VP, 1979 - 1995
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Chicago, IL
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maplewood, nj - highland park, IL - Grinnell, IA - Evanston, IL - Lake Forest, IL
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You need a website!
Introduction
Technology leadership for association management, non-profits,  higher education, commercial education, and commercial real estate. Hands-on technical skills and a record as an effective manager who builds cohesive and effective team environments. Expertise in open-source environments, web portals, services and feeds, social networks, and CMS & blogging platforms.
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http://www.sterndata.com | http://mywordpress.sterndata.com | WordPress, Drupal, PHP, Python, C, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Redhat Linux, CentOS Linux, Fedora Linux, Windows XP, Vista, Server 2003-2008, Exchange 2003/ 2007, Google Search Appliance, sendmail, Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, Salesforce, Google Apps, Google Voice, OS/X.
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  • Grinnell College
  • Northwestern University
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