Just for Fun

I Always Feel like Somebody’s Watching Me: Is it a Tragedy?

In 1984 Rockwell recorded the hit  "Somebody's Watching me".   This 1984 catchy tune reminds me that 'somebody' is always watching, and 'somebody' has always been watching. If you don't remember this 80's song click on the image above while you are reading this blog post on the state of privacy and security in a… Continue reading I Always Feel like Somebody’s Watching Me: Is it a Tragedy?

Just for Fun

Working From Home with Kids: The Pain & Joy Are Real!

Perhaps you caught a glimpse of the latest viral BBC interview with  Professor/Dad  Robert E Kelly speaking on the ramifications  of the recent impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye.  The professor was being interviewed live  at what you might think was his  office until...... well until his kiddo comes in to say hi to… Continue reading Working From Home with Kids: The Pain & Joy Are Real!

Tools of the Trade

The Competition is on : The Views and Share War

In February of 2017 I took on additional responsibilities at my company and became the   Marketing & Training Manager for DocVue LLC.  I am  and have been for the last 20 years an Instructional Designer and teacher for the software industry. My boss is an avid social media user, and he insisted that we improve… Continue reading The Competition is on : The Views and Share War

Tools of the Trade

Voice Thread: You can do more then hear me now

What it is: It's a free collaboration tool that allows users to share media and then gather comments via multiple methods (video, online drawing, phone call, recording, typing, upload text). You can control permissions to your upload. So in short you CAN do more then hear me on this tool 😉 The Good:  Interface is… Continue reading Voice Thread: You can do more then hear me now

Just for Fun

I suffer from DPNCF syndrome.. perhaps you have heard about it?

I am embarrassed to admit the above picture is a picture of my work desktop. I am also embarrassed to share with you that I work for a Document Management software company. Our job as a document management software  company is to organize documents for quick and secure retrieval. I am the Training and Marketing… Continue reading I suffer from DPNCF syndrome.. perhaps you have heard about it?

Instructional Design

Preparing for the ‘Big Catch’ in Design

Photo by Rob Ceccarini, Fishing Manager, Orvis New York Carp - A slimy unattractive fish to some, the 'big catch'  to others. Carp  are remarkably fickle. Anglers who approach carp fishing thinking that it will be  easy to catch them because they are big and bottom feeders can be quickly humbled. It takes skill, patience, the right equipment, and… Continue reading Preparing for the ‘Big Catch’ in Design