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Jobs: Automattic is hiring!

October 6, 2013


Very clever, guys! They messed with the search function on the Support documents so that no matter what you search for WORK WITH US comes up first. But if people have to search the Support docs, are they really the people you want to hire? Oh well, here are the specs, and one thing you […]

Job: Strategic Account Manager at HootSuite

August 30, 2013


Whatever that is. Got this job from a Facebook post from the highly informed Wayne Shaddow. Not a tech position; sales and account management. HootSuite is a terrific company with great people, many of whom are personal friends of mine, and I hear that it’s a – yes – hoot to work there. Although you […]

An Apps in Judgment

March 26, 2013


Yessssssssss! Thanks to the lovely and generous Ava Naves of Online Strategy I’ve got me a spanking-new used iPhone 3, and thanks to the warnings of numerous friends I know not to update the basic software, lest it become confused  in typical outdated-tech-steve-wants-you-to-buy-another ways. By the way, Richard Branson, your Virgin Mobile staff (particularly at […]

New Job in Vancouver

December 18, 2012


Got this from the Free Geek page on Facebook, and I’ll probably apply for it myself. WANTED: Paid Tech Support/Computer Instructor for The Kettle Friendship Society -Non profit social housing for people with mental illnesses: sensitive instructor required -Duties: Hardware and software maintenance of common room computers; Teaching clients on basic computing needs (setting up […]

Job: Web Manager,

October 3, 2012


Found this one on Twitter somewhere. is a terrific group that has had a major positive impact on Canadian web freedoms. Unless you’d rather be working for CSIS, you want to work for these guys. Great people, too. Web Manager, one of Canada’s most exciting networked not-for-profits, seeks a Web Manager to help […]

Job: Web Developers, Yellowknife and Iqaluit NWT

August 2, 2012


Passed along by a friend who works there. Outcrop is a good company, dominant in their field in the North. And I can tell you, Yellowknife is a fascinating place. Good area to go, get some adventure, and make some money. A very outdoorsy lifestyle is typical. We’re seeking two highly motivated Web Developers to […]

Jobs: Paid Internship at FreeGeekVancouver!

May 31, 2012


God knows, I haven’t always gotten along with these guys, but finally after many years of phone/email/in-person tag we got together thanks to the ever-vigilant and helpful Tim Adkins. Their mission is to teach low-income people how to repair computers, and they also sell computers and parts and do repairs for the public. When I […]