The Successful Technocrat
Beginning a disquisition on the vagaries of upward mobility through the ranks of your fellow workers in today’s R&D community—how to do it and what to do when you get there.
by Archibald Putt
Reasearch and Development
345 East 47th Street
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Putt's Law and the Successful Technocrat: How to Win in the Information Age
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backgrounds to white and all text to
black. Once again, geeks trying to do your thinking rather then
your work. Aren't you glad you hate Microsoft? Don't you
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