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TR Community scoreboard for March 25, 2011 - Alternative careers

In this weekly recap, you'll get a quick look at the top discussions and members on the TechRepublic forums.

Are you burnt out on IT? Jack Wallen's post about alternative careers generated the hottest discussion this past week. Find out what other topics and TechRepublic members were the most active on the boards.

Top 5 discussion threads:

  1. 10 alternative careers for burned-out IT workers (Jack Wallen)
  2. Review: Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 (Mark Kaelin)
  3. Dirty little secrets of HR (Toni Bowers)
  4. 10 IT positions ranked by prestige (Alan Norton)
  5. Supervisor wants employee to quit part-time job (Toni Bowers)

TR members with the most total posts on the forums

  1. seanferd (95 posts)
  2. Palmetto (83 posts)
  3. Peconet Tietokoneet (72 posts)
  4. Tony Hopkinson (59 posts)
  5. SinisterSlay, OH Smeg, and AnsuGisalas (58 posts)

TR members with the most Votes Up in the Discussions forum

  1. Peconet Tietokoneet (107)
  2. AnsuGisalas (57)
  3. NickNielsen (51)
  4. Palmetto (43)
  5. AV . and Tony Hopkinson (36)

TR members with the most Votes Up in the Q&A forum

  1. OH Smeg (6)
  2. robo_dev (4)
  3. Tony Hopkinson and Peconet Tietokoneet (3)

Top spam busters

  1. Palmetto (17)
  2. Hal 9000 (13)
  3. PurpleSkys (9)
  4. seanferd, magic8ball, and Mehul Bhai (3)

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6 comments
NickNielsen
NickNielsen

I miss seeing your smiling face with my Friday morning coffee. As for the seasonal allergies, work through them. Jou dow whad I bead...Gesundheit! ;)

Michael Jay
Michael Jay

I am up for that, get to feeling better Soni and we will see you next week in the Seasonal Allergy Spanking video. :)

HAL 9000
HAL 9000

I'm still waiting for the Spanking Video to be released. :0 Col