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James Kent
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People with criminal records may perform better in call centers. Haha. Economist. 
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Beauty Bar
2299 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
This place was rammed, full of horrible people, the loos looked like the set of Hostel, and the interior felt like Twin Peaks (the TV show, not the fashionable hill district of our fine city). My two friends felt overwhelmed with the attention (they were women). Avoid.
Quality Poor - Fair
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Buzzword bingo winner of the day!
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For the good of mankind, why do I keep being asked this?
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What's a bad bounce rate? If 90% of your shop visitors straight out, is that OK? Choose a number. To Firstly, what's your typical bounce rate? This well hidden bit of text tells you (~30%): So if...
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What David Cameron really thinks of discrimination laws for amusement only - this is a parody. My first time with Final Cut Pro, though! :)
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From a genuine CIA handbook on sabotaging organisational efficiency:

(3) When possible, refer all matters to committees, for "further study and consideration." Attempt to make the committees as large as possible - never less than five.

sounds a bit like work to me.

source: https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2012-featured-story-archive/CleanedUOSSSimpleSabotage_sm.pdf
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Make-Out Room
3225 22nd Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Had a great time there last night (on a Friday) - it had a line outside around midnight, and closes at 2 (why!), the people seemed nice, it wasn't too rammed and drinks were pretty reasonable.
Atmosphere ExcellentDecor Very GoodService Excellent
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What's a wonderwall anyway?
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Anyone for sampling? Here's moderately interesting post misconceptions. I sampled this sentence. Muhaha.
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  • Google
    Product Expert, 2011 - present
  • Pearson Education
    Developer, 2010 - 2010
  • The Charter School
    Maths Teacher, 2009 - 2010
  • Top secret startup
    Big dog, 2008 - 2009
  • Another top secret startup
    Little dog, 2006 - 2007
  • Image.net
    Developer, 2001 - 2003
  • A failed startup
    Completely responsible, 1998 - 2000
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Education
  • London School of Economics
    Economics, 1901 - 2006
  • University of Oxford
    Maths 'n' statistics, 2007 - 2008
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This place was rammed, full of horrible people, the loos looked like the set of Hostel, and the interior felt like Twin Peaks (the TV show, not the fashionable hill district of our fine city). My two friends felt overwhelmed with the attention (they were women). Avoid.
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Had a great time there last night (on a Friday) - it had a line outside around midnight, and closes at 2 (why!), the people seemed nice, it wasn't too rammed and drinks were pretty reasonable.
Atmosphere: ExcellentDecor: Very GoodService: Excellent
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