The Y2K Scare: What Does It Mean For You?

Daniel Oldenbury remembers the first time he heard about the Millennium bug. It was last March, and he was staring out his office window at two feet of snow, suddenly feeling a little numb. Until then, the marketing manager for Wilift Truck Corporation had absolutely no idea that many of the world's computers could shut down on January 1, 2000.

"They're doing a lousy job of getting the word out," he said, after the effects of the bug were explained to him. Then he joked, "Well, I'm re

Register to view the full article

Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Already a member? .

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish