Through The Looking Glass
By Craig S. Mullins
Often, when the business of data management frustrates me, I look for inspiration in what may seem at first glance to be odd places. For instance, I think the Lewis Carroll "Alice in Wonderland" books offer sage advice for our particular industry. I mean, how many times have you watched a software salesman grin as he spoke and then expected him to simply disappear the way the Cheshire Cat does?