what's the worst bit of your job?
Is there anything you can do to automate the **** out of it?
I do not believe that your job is so good and so interesting
that you cannot find some humdrum part that is a candidate for
Anyway, once you have the task, think about
how to automate it in Perl. It is a very good language for
these sort of munging type tasks.
Then, once you
have got some results - as I believe you will, look on CPAN
and supersearch to see if there was a better way of do what
you did, and how to improve your solution. Some monks argue
that you should have done this in the first place, but after all
you need to start somewhere.
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