Really Linux: IT Job Titles Gone Wild
Feb 20, 2007, 23:30 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Walter V. Koenning)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Mark Rais for this
"I was in a meeting at my company where we did the usual
introductory hand shake followed by a frenzied tossing of business
cards on to the table for exchange.
"As everyone was passing cards around, some started staring at
me wondering why I wasn't partaking of this feast of glossy
credentials. 'I don't have an updated card,' I responded
sheepishly, not admitting that I had no idea what my title was.
Others began reading the key line on each card they gathered.
"The key line of course is not the name but the title..."