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Rated DG

I blog. Obviously. But not everyone reads blogs. Or at all. Thanks to Twitter, some people don’t read past 140 characters. That mean they’ve already stopped reading. Videos, though, people can watch. Don’t take as much of the brain to watch a video. I don’t think. A picture’s worth a thousands words so at 30 frames a More...

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By David Gaines On Friday, September 5th, 2014
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Just Checking In While Life Happens

For the past many months, I really haven’t been blogging. Life in general has been too stingy to give me a chance to sit and write about whatever is on my mind. There’s been a lot on my mind, but not More...

Website Updates
By David Gaines On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Pages Added For Links To “What To Do In Washington DC”

I finally added a part to the website with what’s essentially my bookmarks for events and things to do in Washington, DC. Because there’s always something going on in DC, the pages that make up the More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Individual RSS Feeds Added

In an attempt to help those who only care to read something specific I write about [i.e. Skinsaphrenia, DC Illustrated, Najwa], I’ve added a page for specific RSS feeds for specific categories and tags. There More...

By David Gaines On Friday, June 8th, 2012

14 Years Later, I Finally Found the Look that Reflects What’s in My Head

All my life I wanted to be a journalist. Ideally the Redskins beat writer at the Washington Post then eventually I’d move on the become the editor-in-chief. My dream career was to write for the masses.  More...

By David Gaines On Monday, February 13th, 2012

Blogging About, Well, What I Blog About

You know, blogging is hard work. It’s like a part-time job but with no income. It’s a chore. An item on the to do list that never gets completed. And just when you get your blogging schedule down, More...

Leadership Flag
By David Gaines On Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

I’m Now Fully Recovered From Colorblindness

When I took the job at DSU Staffing, I was taking a leap of faith that the IT recruiting world was big enough for every IT staffing company to be successful. The decision was made partly because Manpower for whatever More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, June 11th, 2011
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Where I’m Getting My Checks From Now

UPDATE: Well, you can read this post, but really, this one is more interesting.   By now everyone knows that recruiting and the staffing industry is a career for me. It’s a passion. There’s a More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

“We’re Getting The Band Back Together…”

After spending the past 3 months at home with Najwa, it’s time for me to get back to work. TSi Staffing and I parted ways in November when they had to layoff 25 percent of the staff [that would only be me, More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

I Mean I Really Love Fatherhood!

Having a child definitely has a way of changing the way you converse with people. One moment you’re deciding which club to go to; the next it’s all about your child. And the more people I can share More...