The Dark Side of Franchises for Entrepreneurs

The call of the wild is difficult to resist for entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs. The wish for independence from the grind of working for another company and the routine of 9 to 5 employment is an insistent whisper which comes in quiet moments and isn’t easy to ignore. But stepping out and into your own … Read more The Dark Side of Franchises for Entrepreneurs

Debian Linux 8 Meets the ThinkPad G40

I like old ThinkPads. A lot. Maybe it’s the spartan and utilitarian flat, black-on-black, squared-corner design that says, if a laptop could talk, ‘my laptop can beat up your laptop, and leave a nasty dent in its shiny shell.’ Maybe it’s the titanium frame found in some of the models, including my daily driver(s), a … Read more Debian Linux 8 Meets the ThinkPad G40