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I’m loving how things like ginger and turmeric powder are showing up in natural groceries. I find this phenomena interesting because I’ve been consuming these items in their natural form for years. In fact, I …

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Benchmade Saddle Mountain Skinner

February 26, 2016 – 9:54 pm | 1,254 views

I’ve been ogling my coworker’s knives that they carry which can vary from SOG, Swiss Army, Gerber, Leatherman, to Zero Tolerance blades. Some are multi-tools while the rest are folding knives. I was carrying a …

Invoice Template Excel 2013

July 18, 2015 – 10:21 pm | 957 views

I finally updated the Excel Invoice Template to work well with Excel 2013. I modified the invoice from the feedback you gave me on the other templates. This one is cleaned up with indentations. Instead …

PMP Business Cards

February 18, 2015 – 9:41 pm | 3,737 views

I was looking into setting my PMP business cards. I found the guidelines on the requirements if I wanted to use the PMI logo but could not find a website that had a template I …

NCIS Gibbs Rules

January 1, 2015 – 8:52 pm | 1,087 views

Special thanks to all those on the interwebs who collected the list. I just wanted to keep track of them closer to me to make sure that I have easy access to them. I’ve also …

Osprey Momentum 30

December 15, 2014 – 12:13 am | 1,027 views

I’m still slightly sad that I’m no longer rocking my Targus backpack. It’s too bad that it didn’t hold up as long as I wanted. I guess it did survive 6 years of service and …

Thyme: A Kitchen Timer for Your Culinary Arts

July 5, 2014 – 1:18 am | 2,350 views

I recently blew away my iPhone to perform an upgrade without backing it up so I’m at a complete application refresh. As much of a mistake as it was, I think it was a great …

Straight Quotes Because I Dislike Curly Quotes

July 1, 2014 – 1:31 am | 3,586 views

Most web editors hate Microsoft Word and how it changes apostrophes and quotes into the curly quotes. Why? Because the curly quotes do not translate well in most web content management systems. They end up …

Data SPACE Clutter Clean Up: How to Stay Organized in a Digital World

June 28, 2014 – 11:04 pm | 1,628 views
File Folders Structure

How to use Julie Morgenstern’s SPACE formula to organize your data world. We’ll go over SPACE (Sort, Purge, Assign a home, Containerize, and Equalize) and make it fit today’s technology.

Event Survival Guide

November 24, 2013 – 10:51 pm | 2,874 views
Kennedy Events

I really enjoy small things in life than grandeur and bling. Maybe not but in this case, I refer back to the tech expo thingy that I help put together. Sharecase is a one day …

Wedding Seating Arrangements

November 19, 2013 – 12:29 am | 1,845 views
wedding seating arrangement

I’ve been asked several times on the best way to do seating arrangements for weddings, events, workshops, weddings, and weddings. Yes, so mainly weddings. I’ve seen many attempts of doing this electronically through Excel or …

Defining Cultural Layers

October 2, 2013 – 11:29 pm | 2,084 views
Cultural Layers

I recently was part of new employee orientation and had to sit through a whole day of listening to subjects I’ve had to teach to others during their new employee orientation. I guess I had …

Welcome to the Family Global Chef Knife – Global GF-32

September 16, 2013 – 6:18 pm | 1,337 views
Global Chef Knife GF32

It’s been a while since I last bought a knife. In fact, my kids have bought more knives in the past year than I have. While I have a great set of knives, I always …

Modern Resume Tips

June 15, 2013 – 11:06 pm | 2,816 views

I read a lot of resumes. It is no secret that a lot of people still get resume-writing and cover letter writing dead wrong, but it is usually because they really haven’t tried. But a …

Gmail Contacts Import Export and Duplicates

May 14, 2013 – 12:06 am | 1,861 views

Consolidating into one place for your addresses can be a daunting task. For years I struggled with keeping personal contacts mixed in with my work contacts. I decided to give that up when contact folders …