Tag: filter late

  • Another Filter Early Opportunity: the Unfiltered Email

    Another Filter Early Opportunity: the Unfiltered Email

    To: all@yourcompany.com From: bigprocess@yourcompany.com ATTENTION ALL EMPLOYEES: YOUR X-9 REPORT IS DUE BY CLOSE OF BUSINESS THIS FRIDAY. NO EXCEPTIONS! IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ENSURE THAT YOUR X-9 REPORT IS FILED ACCURATELY AND ON TIME. Sincerely, etc., etc. (Please disregard this email if you have already submitted your X-9 report.) Have you ever gotten…

  • Filter Early

    Filter Early

    Yesterday, my 12 year-old son Alex was excited to tell me that he had learned a new trick that made it easier to multiply fractions. Here’s the trick: The neat thing for me is that this week I’m working on my slides for ODTUG Kaleidoscope 2010 (well, actually, for the Performance Symposium that’ll occur on Sunday 27 June), and…