Guest author: Vernon McCarthy

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Vernon McCarthy is a Product Manager in Government Information Services at the Department of Internal Affairs. His portfolio includes managing jobs.govt.nz and Moderator of the .govt.nz name space.
He has a background in information management and started life as a librarian. After 13 years working in various web and online activities, including the New Zealand Festival of the Arts, *Experience Networks, and the Ministry of Social Development, Vernon is now back located in a library, the National Library!
Vernon is also a DJ and music producer, performing at various house music events around Wellington and New Zealand.