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MSFT vs MS

In all my writings, you will see me use “MSFT” in describing Microsoft, as opposed to the other variant of “MS.”

There are two reasons for this.

First, it serves as a gentle reminder that the work we’re all doing here is for a corporation, whose efforts go to feed their employees and their subsequent families. This is a very real and serious fact that should never be overlooked. Additionally, stockholders have invested in this corporation and we are aiming to make good on that investment in spades.

Secondly:

What if Every Time You Call Something MS It Actually Develops Multiple Sclerosis

In my view, words and their subsequent energy have meaning, and should be considered appropriately when describing things as such.