Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th Jul 2013 21:19 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Nokia's vice president Bryan Biniak: "We are trying to evolve the cultural thinking [at Microsoft] to say 'time is of the essence'. Waiting until the end of your fiscal year when you need to close your targets, doesn't do us any good when I have phones to sell today." Later Biniak adds: "As a company we don't want to rely on somebody else and sit and wait for them to get it right." There was a simple solution to this problem.
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RE[3]: Stop whining!
by lucas_maximus on Tue 30th Jul 2013 07:11 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Stop whining!"
lucas_maximus
Member since:
2009-08-18

It depends what the company culture is. I work as a web dev in a large gambling company, but I work in "operations" and I don't have any clout with IT Infrastructure so basically any request I want sorted takes weeks of negotiation.

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RE[4]: Stop whining!
by Fergy on Tue 30th Jul 2013 11:50 in reply to "RE[3]: Stop whining!"
Fergy Member since:
2006-04-10

I work as a web dev in a large gambling company

You could still be talking about Nokia ;)

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RE[5]: Stop whining!
by lucas_maximus on Tue 30th Jul 2013 17:16 in reply to "RE[4]: Stop whining!"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

What passes for jokes on here is horrific.

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