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A Conversation With Thomas Trappler of UCLA

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batye
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4/29/2012 11:08:01 PM
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Re: A Model of Career Reinvention
I like it got a lot of info and good ideas

I really enjoy  A Conversation With Thomas Trappler of UCLA thanks :)

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legalcio
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4/27/2012 10:52:51 AM
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Re: A Model of Career Reinvention
He makes some great comments on building a team for Saas management.  I'll be interested in his comments on how to transform present IT staff and/or how to build a Saas team.

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4/26/2012 2:19:51 PM
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Thanks for sharing!  The interview is really interesting.  Can we submit questions in advance to see in the transcript if we can't make it to the chat?

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William Terdoslavich
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4/26/2012 2:15:28 PM
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Re: A Model of Career Reinvention
Trappler gave a very good interview for the site several weeks ago (go here:  http://www.saasintheenterprise.com/author.asp?section_id=1936&doc_id=241702& ).

I was struck by the common sense he brought to the topic of SaaS contracts. The IT aspect is the technical factor which needs to be understood. After that, you are back to the basics of contract negotiation.

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Cassimir Medford
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4/26/2012 1:53:31 PM
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A Model of Career Reinvention
Thomas Trappler is a great example of an IT professional that reinvented himself on the fly. He did not fight the hugely transformational changes the University was making. He adapted and today he is a critical asset to UCLA. He was not wedded to the status quo. There are lessons here for all of us, not just IT professionals.

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