| Tech Board|| re: IT Professionals, check in here - T Ba Doe Tiger on 5/27/14 at 9:05 pm|
VP (Title equivalent to Bus Sys Analysis Mgr) Banking.
Finance w/minor in Accounting with a knack to translate business needs/requirements to "programmerese". ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is a good site to learn computer programming? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 5/12/14 at 10:09 am|
[quote]I've worked with a few of these. The title Business Analyst is thrown around lightly[/quote]
This is very true, but also where IIBA and the CBAP and CCBA are helping to thin the herd. As more and more companies move towards acknowledgement, and requirement, of specific standard this will g...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is a good site to learn computer programming? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 5/12/14 at 9:54 am|
[quote]Just make it work...[/quote]
It does work, you just lack the required intelligence to supply the correct data markers to determine the desired results.
In essence, you know where the car is, have the keys, but just can't figure out how the door handle works. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What is a good site to learn computer programming? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 5/12/14 at 9:29 am|
[quote]I actually don't know. I'm a total beginner and am trying to acquire this marketable skill set. [/quote]
Do you currently have a marketable skill set? Advanced experience in a specific industry or sector? Do you already have management, finance, accounting or operations acumen?
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do you take pride in your work? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/21/14 at 8:23 pm|
Eta: I've earned my reputation of being a condescending a-hole. Mainly because I expect perfection from myself, my team and those that interact with us. Some can't keep up. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Will you will more to your kids than you will inherit from your parents? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/10/14 at 7:07 am|
Considering I'm 1/5 and he's 1/1, I sure as hell hope so. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Used cars with previous accident. - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/9/14 at 7:37 am|
[quote]Agree with that. I would avoid unless you are a mechanic and get a hell of a deal.[/quote]
This. I have a friend that is a hell of a collision specialist. Several friends have gone to auction with him and purchased 6-12 month old vehicles with pretty good damage for rock bottom prices. H...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Academy of Country Music awards thread - CBS - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/6/14 at 9:58 pm|
I wonder the count. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Business Intelligence Experts - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/4/14 at 11:04 am|
I fell into it. Well, kinda. I have a finance degree with a minor in accounting. When Wall Street fell, I took a job as an internal auditor.
I started our audit department down the path from random sample to selective sample, and finally 100% data detection.
When it came time for a conversion...
| O-T Lounge|| re: picking a name for your kid - T Ba Doe Tiger on 4/2/14 at 9:20 pm|
We settled on the one I couldn't think of a witty tease for. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Your Crawfish boiling routine / Recent crap article - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/31/14 at 12:05 pm|
As far as purging goes, it's BS. I wash, pick deads, what grass I see, but most importantly BAIT. Boil BAIT, and it'll taste like shite.
1/4 jar zatarins powder n liquid.
1 box (wtf is a keg of salt?)
Onions potatoes lemons (8) garlic in.
Wait 13 min
Drop corn, sausage, and anything ex...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone held their kid back a yr from kindergarten? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/27/14 at 5:31 pm|
We did 2 "kindergarten" years with my son. The private school he attends has it setup that the kids go through YK (young kindergarten) and K, so it wasn't the same material 2 years in a row.
He's a May birthday, and will turn 18 the week before Finals in his Jr year.
Has had 1 B on a report ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Remakes that should have never been made - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/27/14 at 7:11 am|
[quote]Total Recall. Never saw it (read the reviews), but I guess I feel there needs to be a certain passage of time between the original and the remake before it can be considered "necessary".[/quote]
I hadn't seen the original since I was a kid. Watched the remake about a month ago and would co...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Home security systems/monitoring? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/27/14 at 7:03 am|
You can get some pretty good Z-Wave wireless systems online that allow home integration. Most sites offer monitoring via national hubs.
Save $$ do it yourself, no wiring required. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: AMERICAN IDOL Season 13 Official Thread, Spoilers May Be Present - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/27/14 at 6:51 am|
I would love to see a results night duet show, if they get to even number male and female.
Caleb/Jena Close my eyes forever
Jessica/(Dexter or CJ) I was country when country wasn't cool
Let the producers sort the rest out. :lol:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: AMERICAN IDOL Season 13 Official Thread, Spoilers May Be Present - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/26/14 at 9:04 pm|
[quote] Her and meatloaf should do an ozzy - lita.....dont close your eyescover. [/quote]
I know where you're trying to go, but the song referenced is Keith Whitley, and Dexter should sing it.
Close my eyes forever is what you were looking for.
| Movie/TV Board|| re: AMERICAN IDOL Season 13 Official Thread, Spoilers May Be Present - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/26/14 at 8:22 pm|
[quote]Dammit, Jessica was good! Sometimes I feel like it's a struggle for Harry to give a positive compliment.[/quote]
And…. She hot. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Home Theater Ideas & Advice - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/26/14 at 7:27 am|
[link=(http://www.htd.com/Products/high-definition/HD-W80-in-wall-speakers)]I have 4 of these under a covered porch at my house. [/link] My whole house has HTD's lync system. Love the system so far.
As far as clarity goes, me and my neighbor two doors down can hear Hawthorne clearly from his ba...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Curious how much Obamacare would cost you? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 5:16 pm|
Would not qualify. Even if I take my wife's income out.
I'd like to see a comparison of these plans vs military family plans - cost and benefit, but I'm betting I'd be extremely pissed. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: house plans architect in BR? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 2:24 pm|
Those are nice. My house was designed by a guy in Thibodaux, but a lot of the input came from attributes seen in Kabel houses. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: this morning I counted the "texters" - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 8:03 am|
[quote]airport to Jeanerette[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: this morning I counted the "texters" - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 8:01 am|
What section of 90?
Trying to determine if I was part of your research, and may be entitled to compensation. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Switching from Large Truck to Economical Car - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 7:25 am|
[quote]i recommend a new job instead of a new car. that shite will get old FAST![/quote]
I disagree. I have done it for five years, twice.
It likely depends on where point A and point B are.
I live in Thibodaux and work for a NOLA based company, in Harahan. I couldn't afford the lifestyl...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Switching from Large Truck to Economical Car - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 7:17 am|
If you can't spring for an A6 TDI. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Signs You're Not an Alpha Male - askmen.com - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/25/14 at 7:06 am|
[quote]You want to trade in your big arse truck for an economical car [/quote]
Do I get a pass if I keep my "big arse truck" for local duty, and get an A6 TDI because I drive 100+ miles each day?
| O-T Lounge|| re: Can someone explain why Windows 8 experience is so jarring? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/7/14 at 7:38 am|
Because most people don't use the toolbar. Booting to desktop was created for those that do, among other reasons. Try alt+tab. It'll show you what's running and will get you there quicker, without having to touch the mouse. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Stolen credit cards and fraud - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/7/14 at 7:32 am|
Work in banking. Used to work in audit, and worked under a pretty well regarded manager that did Reg Z (FDIC CC/Debit/EFT regulation) investigation.
[quote]Do they get paid? [/quote]
Usually, unless it can be proven that there transaction scrutiny was compromised.
[quote]Doesn't the bank ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Little things that make you appreciate your job...What say you? - T Ba Doe Tiger on 3/1/14 at 1:50 pm|
[quote]Compliance audit/attestation. We are a CPA firm that performs various compliance reviews (SOC 1/2/3, pci, ISO, etc.) It really is a great company. We work our asses off, and it's a lot of travel. [/quote]
Do you guys utilize data detection? If so, the question is raised again, is your...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Credit Card Company BS - T Ba Doe Tiger on 2/28/14 at 10:29 pm|
[quote]Yeah, set payment. They didn't allow me to select a due date. It is a promo rate that won't increase as long as it's paid within the timeframe. They won't bump it for late payments, but the late fee in this circumstance is bs.[/quote]
Do you have a physical credit card? Does it list a lim...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Something you wanted to do as a kid but never had the chance... - T Ba Doe Tiger on 2/26/14 at 6:10 pm|
[quote]tell my idiot teachers off in school [/quote]
Partially did this, but I left a few on the list "undone".