• Subject: Re: Workplace internet access
  • From: "End of the Trail" <endofthetrail@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 7 Nov 1999 23:31:54 -0500

Nina:

They might pitch a fit or, as I have seen alot of, take the additional
training on the road.

Eurrat

-----Original Message-----
From: nina jones <ddi@datadesigninc.com>
To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com>
Date: Sunday, November 07, 1999 7:04 PM
Subject: Re: Workplace internet access


>> There are 2 ways to learn things.
>>
>> 1) You can wait for somebody to spoon feed knowledge to you.
>>
>> Or, 2) You can learn things on your own and surprise folks.
>>
>> The problem with number 1 is that you could wait a long time (if ever)
>> for it to happen.   Also, somebody might come along who already knows
>> the things and make you obsolete.
>>
>> The problem with number 2 is that you might learn a bunch of stuff
>> that you think is real neat, but your employer has no use for.  That
>> is easy to solve....change employers.
>>
>> Remember, Knowledge is POWER!  And makes it so you can truly enjoy the
>> good things in life....like family.  If you can't pay the rent, family
>> life won't be very good either.
>>
>> And the thing that always bugs me is when I hear "I'm stuck in this
>> dead end programming job on a system xxxxx (Sys/36, Sys/38, Win 3.1,
>> etc, etc)", the person saying it ALWAYS subscribes to method number 1!
>
>
>and it's these same people are the ones that won't learn jack unless
>their employeer pays for it.  pays their school, lets them study on the
>job, etc, etc.  and then when they get the additional training, they
>beef because they aren't paid enough...
>
>nj
>+---
>| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
>| To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com.
>| To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com.
>| To unsubscribe from this list send email to
MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com.
>| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator:
david@midrange.com
>+---

+---
| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com.
| To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com.
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
+---

This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].