I LOVE your response! Straight up, clear, precise, tangible. I'll take this to heart and press in an these things. You are an encouragement.
On Jan 25, 2007, at 2:49 AM, Rupert Watson wrote:
> I would get a job as a technical intern at a facility and learn all
> you can. Get an old PC and install Windows, Linux (Fedora Core 6) and
> an old Mac and install OS X Server and learn them all.
> Learn how to crack open a PC and a Mac and replace a hard drive or
> RAM. Understand SCSI and Sata disks and all the interconnects on a
> motherboard. Learn how to use Norton's Ghost and Apple's NetBoot
> service in OS X Server and get your head round Apple Remote Desktop's
> Task Server. Learn how to use and deploy Netrestore and images on a
> Learn photoshop and After Effects and Illustrator if you can and see
> if there is a local editing shop you can help out at. Don't believe
> all they tell you but watch the good editors and engineers at work.
> Once you have that sort of experience a reseller will be keen to hire
> you. I would fly you over and hire you if you had all that under your
> Rupert Watson
> +44 7787554801
> -----Original Message-----
> To: "firstname.lastname@example.org"
> Sent: 24/01/07 08:49
> Subject: General Training Request
> My name is Mxxxx & I live in xxxxxx, USA. I'm currently working
> at an Apple computer store but would like to someday be involved at
> your level of play. I'm wondering if there's somebody there that
> might tell me what I need to do to get on a career/training track that
> might someday position me to get there? There's really no college or
> "major" that teaches what you guys are doing...
> I hope to someday be working with people like you, doing what you guys
> are doing...
> Any help, direction, or insight would be most appreciated!
> Thank you very much,