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Harassment Sucks

I try to keep my blogs fairly light and as positive as possible. However, this post is not going to be that. This post is about harassment, specifically sexual harassment. This needs to stop in all industries and locations. This problem is a global problem. It is not limited to just one industry. I have seen it first hand in the AV Industry.
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Business Beliefs

Some times making decisions based on one's beliefs is more important than finances. Each person decides when it is time to take a stand, it is not always easy - especially when it impacts your business.
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EdTech Electronic Education about Privacy

This post was originally written in May 2017 and posted at AVNation.tv. I am reposting this piece as I believe it is extremely important. It is more of an issue with the COVID pandemic and the amount of children learning at home.Bradford – September 17, 2020 Many of...
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Zoom Backgrounds – The Overview

People were asking how I have been doing countdown timers. After doing some testing, I realized that what I thought would be a simple video file became a large video file. What I have been doing, does not translate easily to a simpler system. My system is not...
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Be the Helper Mr. Rogers Believes You Are

A version of this post was orignally published on AVNation.tv The Pandemic of COVID-19 is changing the world, forever. There are the horrible things More importantly there are opportunities for good. As Mr. Rogers said, “Look for the helpers … because if you look for the helpers you...
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Share the Joy

Every so often things can get pretty crappy around here. Yup, more often than I would like. Things seem to just not go right. It sucks. I have found a solution that works for me. I do something nice for someone else. Feeling crappy, send a complimentary note...
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Another blog?

Does the Internet really need another blog? Not really. I however do need my own blog. I have blogged at SCN, AVNetwork and AVNation. However those are in a sense, professional and speaking either for an organization such as AVNation or needing to be to a higher standard...
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Mountains of Mail

Recently during an AV in the AM discussion one of the topics that came up was employee burnout and how to prevent it. A matter of debate was electronic mail and how to manage it. That was when people started sharing the number of unread emails that they...
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I turned it off and on again

After juggling content, navigation, and appearance across multiple sites, I decided to just start over on many of my domains. Yes, I have more domains than I need. I am not counting the domains I maintain at AVNation.tv. In the process I have also started from scratch to...
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Encrypting EMail for Everyone

My involvement with the EFF and AVNation have also included comments about privacy: AVNation Privacy & EFF Mail Links. Something I realized while thinking about this subject is that if one sends very few encrypted e-mails, the ones that are encrypted will stand out in the mail being...
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