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post #11 of 21
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There's something to think about. Perhaps I can sell F@H as a way to improve the companies image to the public
lol yeah you might want to have your SM bring that up to the DM so it can work it's way up the corporate ladder first otherwise, you might find yourself out of a job for "misrepresenting the company's image" or something else like that. Unfortunately, most companies like to see results before putting their name behind things.
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post #12 of 21
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Most people don't understand folding at all, so it's hard to convince them to do it. When you try to explain it to them, and they understand that they don't "get anything out of it", then they don't want to do it.
yeah, not only that, but it cost them a lot to do it (eg. folding 24/7 paying for the electricity).
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Originally Posted by DeRock131 View Post
You could use trayit which will run apps as a service in the taskbar. That way you can run smp or anything and have it "out of sight and out of mind."

Defiantly ask but this is a solution for keeping it on the DL for customers.
Good to know thanks
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post #14 of 21
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lol yeah you might want to have your SM bring that up to the DM so it can work it's way up the corporate ladder first otherwise, you might find yourself out of a job for "misrepresenting the company's image" or something else like that. Unfortunately, most companies like to see results before putting their name behind things.
My Store Director is pretty open and we have a real good relationship. My Operations Manager however could be a handful I doubt he would even care, besides I try to avoid that guy as much as possible. He's really out of touch with some parts of our store.
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post #15 of 21
Take it directly to HQ, they have to have some sort of PR department
Why let your manager get credit for it
    
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post #16 of 21
Run it as a service...
No evidence, except for the CPU running at 50% all the time...
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Run it as a service...
No evidence, except for the CPU running at 50% all the time...
Or 100% if you run SMP...
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post #18 of 21
First customer with a clue asks the manager why the PCs they are trying to sell are running 50% core usage at idle.
post #19 of 21
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First customer with a clue asks the manager why the PCs they are trying to sell are running 50% core usage at idle.
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post #20 of 21
Sell it like this:
"We can tell of of our customers we are trying to make the world a better place and cure cancer, imagine the PR boost!"

Rather than:
"I can get some folding in, imagine the rank boost!"
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