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More Job From Hell 30 June 2014 - 2 comments

So it wasn't what you could really call a happy office.

The Job From Hell 01 June 2014 - 4 comments

It seems that everyone who's worked in more than a few jobs has had one like this. This one was mine.

Still more tales from Tech Support 17 May 2014

The last Helldesk stories. For now.

More tales from Tech Support 06 May 2014 - 2 comments

Some more things that happened while I was on the Helldesk. (Of course that's what we called it. Sometimes we challenged each other to answer the phone that way)

Tales from Tech Support 28 April 2014

My first tech job was doing tech support by phone for a certain large ISP. (It's still around, but it's just a brand name now.)

Ping My Finger 22 April 2014

In my first serious ISP job, we sold leased lines (among many other things).

Getting into Telehouse 16 April 2014

This was late in 1999. I had to get into Telehouse.

The Voice of God Camera 09 April 2014 - 7 comments

You tell it to the kids these days, they won't believe you. This happened some time late in 2000, when I was working for a medium-sized consumer ISP (that's now a forgotten asset owned by a brand name of a business-only ISP).

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