Be careful what you wish for: The dream job that wasn't

April 23, 2014
A tech pro pins his hopes to a new position with a great boss at a great company. What could go wrong?
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Congrats on the new job! Please disregard all the red flags

April 16, 2014
A fledgling developer is so thrilled to land a temporary gig that he misses the numerous warning signs screaming out at him
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Order up! One fried motherboard with an extra server on the side

April 09, 2014
A techie has no one to blame but himself when a service call hits him where it hurts the most: His own wallet
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The boss's vote of confidence turns the tide

March 26, 2014
We interrupt our regularly scheduled gripes for a true story of a good boss and a trusted employee. It can happen to you!
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Sleazy salesman meets his match in IT truth tellers

March 19, 2014
The boss's golden boy is a lying, bullying salesman who's done in by evidence of his impossible promises to customers
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Phone foolery: Caught between a malcontent and a merger

March 12, 2014
After a company takeover, cold shoulders and closed ranks greet a techie trying to figure out the phone and Internet bills
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Shhh! Don't tell IT how we send documents around here

March 05, 2014
Ignoring easier ways to share data, a tech-challenged boss and manager devise an expensive and unnecessary workaround
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Meet Mr. Ivory Tower and the upside-down management chain

February 26, 2014
An out-of-touch boss looks to underlings to figure out what the technology group actually does
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Backup? Documentation? We never needed it before

February 19, 2014
With no paperwork to fall back on, the techie must unravel a system problem with only one basic tidbit: the vendor name
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Sorry about that virus -- I didn't want to bother you

February 12, 2014
If it's not one virus alert, it's another, especially when the accounting manager's short-term memory goes MIA
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