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Shut Up (When You Can)

Far too few people realize it, but sometimes it is okay to just shut up. Let me illustrate.

I’m part of the technology committee at my sons’ school. The committee, made up of parents, teachers, and staff, helps make technology decisions for the school. This ranges from computer hardware upgrades and smartboards for the classrooms to online textbooks and, of course, the school’s web site. In one meeting, the question came up of whether to move the school’s web site to a new web host.

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