[lug] Long Shot for a job

Jeremy Hinegardner jeremy at hinegardner.org
Mon Mar 17 22:12:19 MDT 2008

Hi Brandon,

On Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 01:50:32PM -0500, Brandon Shapiro wrote:
> Hi Everybody!
> I just recently joined the BLUG mailing list.  I am a member of GoLUM (Group
> of Linux Users Memphis), and I am looking to move to the Boulder-Denver
> area.  I know it's a long shot, but I was wondering if anyone knows of any
> place hiring.  Haven't had much luck landing an entry level programming
> position.  I graduated a couple of years ago with a degree in MIS, and am
> now an open source advocate.  I'm hoping to match my skills with my passion
> for tech.  I've been playing around with every piece of HW/SW I can get my
> hands on.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.  I've been
> embroidering/digitizing for a few years, so I can at least make you a tux
> polo or something.
> Having been the help desk/network administrator/maintenance repair
> man/operations manager/director of global embroidery systems/customer
> service rep/etc. at a local retail establishment, I am simply disappointed
> with the management and its gross resistance to change.  I figured 5 years
> was long enough...
> Hopefully this isn't too silly... Thought it'd be worthwhile to give another
> lug a shout before I pay CareerBuilder for their "titanium" package
> (apparently it puts you at the top of Employers' search lists).  Have a good
> one, and I hope to meet you soon!
> And thanks for your time...

One of the better resources for tech jobs in the Boulder / Denver area is the
Rocky Mountain Internet User Group jobs list

  * http://www.rmiug.org/html/rmiug_jobs_faqs.html 

That's the best place I know of.  There have also been a few job postings on our
list in the past couple of months.  Look at our archive and see what you can

  * http://archive.lug.boulder.co.us/

Good luck on the job search, and when you get out here, look us up.  We'll be
glad to see you.



 Jeremy Hinegardner                              jeremy at hinegardner.org 

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