January 2008 Entries

Letter of Thanks to Walmart

Dear Wal-Mart (on Wanamaker in Topeka, KS); Thank you for employing someone in Hardware department that actually knows about the department he represents. It has been so long since I have seen an employee in your stores that actually know the department they are in. Bill was very helpful and had many recommendations when it came to paint. As we started painting, we found many of his recommendations were accurate and not just "fluff" like we find in other departments (i.e. the electronics department). ......

The Tenth Dimension

http://www.tenthdimension.c... The tenth dimension is an interesting concept that is being put together by author Rob Bryanton. This video below is an interesting representation of the concept of dimensions. We are in the third dimension. If you follow and believe the concepts presented below, a Data Warehouse would be in the concept of the 4th dimension (time as points). We would be at the 5th dimension (a branch of any possible moment) when we look at the Data Warehouse. You can see ......

Another January Baby

Today is my 29th birthday. I would like to say that means I am old, but there are some things in life I have yet to experience: Children Visiting a country where English is not the first language Owning a boat Selling a home for a newer, bigger one Having a successful business (or the alternative - having a business that fails) Many other things I can't think of now So here I am, a little older, mayhap a little wiser, and definitely ready for everything new life may throw at me over the coming year. ......