Make a Quick Video…

Keynote/QuickTime/YouTube steps: Make your slides. Add your voice (Play menu > Record Slideshow…)  figure one Save your work. Export it to QuickTime (File menu > Export To > QuickTime) This brings up a Creating Movie announcement that shows you the progress of saving your work asa MPEG-4 movie.    figure  two Open QuickTime. Open your […]

Padlet: easy ‘whiteboard’

I was reminded just today that I use this interface (my work blog) as a ‘reminder’ tool of items that I want to share with others. If you’re looking for a quick way to have your students chat/jot down notes with each other, look no further than PADLET! Here are some examples: BEST PRACTICES: […]

OBTC 2015: The Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference

Dr. Nicole Cundiff and Janene McMahan traveled to the Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference 2015 in La Verne, California. The session,  Building Collaborative Community Development Tools, was met with interest with one faculty member wanting Nicole to consider another target audience,  non-profits and the boards of nonprofit organizations,  for this app. The session description was: A […]

A new office

There is something incredibly appealing about this: Okay, a few things: I’d like to visit Paris I’d like a nanny I’d like to redo my office (perhaps whole living area) to streamline it I like the light that comes through the window. I like the idea of everything having a place to be. Imagine […]

Staff Appreciation Day

An image from WordPress with a price for a theme

[rev_slider wp]    In addition to everything else we talked about, we covered the following slides: Your WordPress Site the link only works for those within the UA system. Of note was how works differently than (also a WordPress installation). … Would have showed you if I could have remembered my password (headslap)!

Tech free challenge!

Let’s play with fiber, yarn, needles, … or maybe wire and snips?! Baskets! – advice here – Getting started Coiled Baskets You need scissors and willingness to have fun. All other supplies are provided. If this turns out to ‘be your thing’ I got many of the supplies locally. Ask me where.

Productivity apps?

Evernote logo

I’m unpacking this assignment and I see that it is supposed to be both one page and two pages in length. I’m interpreting that to mean that I should include one page for my personal production and one for my professional. Thankfully, the two overlap. While Evernote is not going to be for everyone, I […]

Let me update your trac ticket – FileZilla (fix)

Who wouldn’t want to open up a new account to update Trac tickets for FileZilla problems first thing on a Monday morning? This rocks! Couldn’t find a solution in 5 minutes of surfing. Found others with a similar problem – my window was off the top of my screen. Jumping and shouting just wasn’t […]

Clean up, clean up…

It’s a song I sing to my son. But it matters at work too. That’s why today I’ve downloaded SourceTree so I can connect to Bitbucket and use a git client for my development. I need an automated way to do version control using multiple systems etc. So that puts me into the DVCS realm. […]