JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 35: What Have These Eyes Seen in the Past 61-Years

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 35: What Have These Eyes Seen in the Past 61-Years

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 35: What Have These Eyes Seen in the Past 61-Years After my 61st birthday and while immersed in Apollo 11 nostalgia I comment about events that I’ve experienced over the course of my 60-plus years life, things ranging from Space to Music to Religion, to Technology to Family. What events have your experienced that you haven’t reflected on lately. MP3 Version: … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 35: What Have These Eyes Seen in the Past 61-Years

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JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 34: Maybe I’m Not As Done As I Thought

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 34: Maybe I’m Not As Done As I Thought I thought I had a pretty good idea where I was going to want to focus my energies to get to the next level of my life’s journey. Then I talked to fellow-Full Sail University refugee, Mel, and I’m not so sure anymore about those plans and my role as an educator. … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 34: Maybe I’m Not As Done As I Thought

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JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 33: Zen as “F”

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 33: Zen as “F” Busy last weeks of the school year filled with events and conferences from Rockabilly, to tech training, to podcaster hangouts, to live music events, to writers conferences. It looks like I currently have a one-year path to figure out what I’m going to do in the next three to five-years. Fun. MP3 Version: Enjoy and please subscribe … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 33: Zen as “F”

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 32: Three Odd Encounters with Contentment

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 32: Three Odd Encounters with Contentment Five weeks left in the current school year and it’s been a real challenge. I’m left half-way contemplating the things I want to change, and what I really need to focus on to have more of a sustainable/constructive year versus what has felt much more like running from emergency to emergency. That said, I found … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 32: Three Odd Encounters with Contentment

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 31: Bad UI & How It’s Hurting Tech Usage in the Classroom

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 31: Bad UI & How It’s Hurting Tech Usage in the Classroom Two examples of bad user-interface design that can easily derail tech usage in the classroom. You thinks it’s “meh,” now multiply the pain by 25 unhappy and vocal students on an hourly basis and let’s see how “meh” you feel by the end of the day. MP3 Version:  Enjoy … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 31: Bad UI & How It’s Hurting Tech Usage in the Classroom

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 30: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Successful Online Dating Stories with Jocelyn & David

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 30: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Successful Online Dating Stories with Jocelyn & David This interview was originally recorded Spring 2016. Orlando friends, Jocelyn and David talk about online dating and how it worked out for them. This interview is much longer than my normal five-minute monologue, but it’s worth the effort. MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 30: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Successful Online Dating Stories with Jocelyn & David

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 29: An Unlikely Refuge in a Time of Madness

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 29: An Unlikely Refuge in a Time of Madness New Year and remembering a previous way that I handled out of control love. MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of this page, click the red FOLLOW button in the “Follow blog via email” box). Please Subscribe: YouTube Channel … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 29: An Unlikely Refuge in a Time of Madness

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 28: Mr. Quinby’s Final Lesson: Perspective

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 28: Mr. Quinby’s Final Lesson: Perspective Four paragraphs, the passing of a family member and this fellow educator’s final lesson: perspective. MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of this page, click the red FOLLOW button in the “Follow blog via email” box). Please Subscribe: YouTube Channel Apple … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 28: Mr. Quinby’s Final Lesson: Perspective

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 27: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Career Networking with Craig Kirk

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 27: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Career Networking with Craig Kirk This podcast explores the value and focus of creating or maintaining a career related social network with LinkedIn advocate, Craig Kirk. MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of this page, click the red FOLLOW button in the … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 27: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – Career Networking with Craig Kirk

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 26: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – The American Railroad Error

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 26: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – The American Railroad Error Episode 26: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – The American Railroad Error. This podcast explores the question: Are online connections valid compared to face-to-face connections? MP3 Version:  Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of this page, click the red FOLLOW button in … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 26: Better Online/Better Face-to-Face – The American Railroad Error