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RE: e-mail list use at Akamai, followup
From: "Deepak Jain" <deepak () ai net>
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2001 19:32:52 -0400
As it should be. If only every company could be big enough to stand up and
say "We made a mistake, we learned from that mistake and we'll strive never
to do it again."
I, for one, applaud this.
I think the rarest part of your statement is the "learn from the mistake"...
I think one quarter every year of the last several, many companies unlearned
lessons they had learned the year earlier [new crop of sales people or
After seeing many of the sites I use throwing up pop-up advertisements
[which was considered gauche last year]... I have a feeling this is a losing