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RANDOM THOUGHTS: LA BOHEME

It was very cruel of president Trump to refer to North Korean head of state, Kim Jung Un as "Rocket Man" in a speech before the General Assembly of the...

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La Boheme, Original Poster,  1896It was very cruel of president Trump to refer to North Korean head of state, Kim Jung Un as "Rocket Man" in a speech before the General Assembly of the United Nations. You apply a nick name to someone and before long, Kim won't be able to go anywhere without someone applying the unwanted moniker.

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Created on Monday, 25 September 2017 04:43
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Last week, the Bob Scott's Insights website was not functioning properly. The outage interrupted the production of the BSI newsletter that should have been emailed to subscribers. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Created on Monday, 25 September 2017 00:23
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dynamicsThe short answer? No. The recent statement by Microsoft execs at the Directions conference for NAV resellers left the channel in an uproar. It looked like the software company planned a Build-A-Bear strategy—resellers would label Dynamics products under their own name.

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Created on Friday, 22 September 2017 15:01
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edgewaterEdgewater Technology, which owns the Fullscope reselling business, has named Paul McNeice as chief accounting officer. That job had been held by CFO Timothy Oakes so this move appears to simply separate the positions.

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Created on Friday, 22 September 2017 12:00
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gravityGravity Software has signed Portugal-based Noesis as a reseller of its software. Gravity's mid-market accounting application is written on Dynamics 365 (Dynamics CRM). Noesis is the second international VAR signed by Gravity, which is based in the Detroit, Mich., area.

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Created on Friday, 22 September 2017 01:43
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