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John Brandon is a contributing editor at Inc. magazine covering technology. He writes the Tech Report column for Inc.com. In 2001, after working as an IT manager for a large corporation in Minneapolis for several years, he jumped ship and started writing full-time. Follow his personal blog at byjohnbrandon.com. Send him story ideas at jbrandon (at) inc (dot) com.