Weekly Review – 06/23/2014

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Ready or not, it’s Monday!  Hopefully you had a good weekend and now you’re ready to kickstart your week.  Here are some interesting and inspiring articles to help.

  • So You Want To Go Backpacking For The Very First Time [Article] – If you’re already looking forward to the upcoming weekend then this might be the ticket for you.  Just remember, you don’t need super expensive gear to enjoy the outdoors.
  • 20 tips to boost your iPhone battery life [Article] – Whether you’re hiking or going from meeting to meeting, you might need to squeeze as much battery life from you iPhone.  When we’re hiking or driving through the mountains, I turn off wifi and LTE and it seems to help with the battery drain.
  • How to go completely paperless with iOS [Article] – One solution that wasn’t mention a lot was Evernote.  Evernote is fantastic for going paperless!  Not only can you upload text, documents, and images, but Evernote will also allow you to search on all of the text within those documents.  Great for business card scanning too!
  • Butter in Your Coffee? The Bulletproof Craze, Explained. [Article] – This just doesn’t seem right…

Weekly Review – 06/16/2014

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It’s Monday again!  That means more coffee and some reading material to get you through the day…

Weekly Review – 06/08/2014

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Ok, time to do something productive and kick off the week right.  Here are some good reads from last week to get those brain juices flowing.

Weekly Review – 06/02/2014

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Hey Folks!  It’s that time again to refill your coffee cup and celebrate the new week.  If nothing else, hopefully the caffeine will keep you going today.

Weekly Review – 04/20/2014

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Happy Easter, happy American Day to stuff your face and spend time with your family or, Happy Sunday where you can relax, watch a little Netflix and catch up on some random links to read.

  • 6 Changes Organizations Should Make Today [article] – Since I’m not at the top, #1 & #2 hit home for me.  Only go to meetings that have a clear agenda and let’s do something about those pesky annual reviews.  Feedback when it happens is much better than bottling it up for later on.
  • The single biggest reason most entrepreneurs fail in 2014 [article] – Not only does this impact entrepreneurs but technologists as well.  If you’re always looking for the next shiny thing, you’re not focusing on the present and taking action.
  • Bet You Didn’t Know About These Amazon Payment Services [article] – Not a fan of PayPal but need a way to accept payments on you website.  Maybe Amazon has your solution.
  • Best Free Data Recovery Tools [article] – Oops!  Did you accidentally permanently delete those photos, presentation, or other important file.  Chances are, it’s still on your computer – unless it’s been months or years…  Here are some tools to help you recovery those files.

Weekly Review – 04/06/2014

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Time to start talking about tech again.  Even though I didn’t get any responses on my last request about these posts, I’m going to forge ahead and continue to post them!

Weekly Review – 03/10/2014

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Well, there wasn’t anything to report last week… This week is a little slim.  Regardless, here we go!

Weekly Review – 02/23/2014

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Today was brought to you by some awesome fresh air and plenty of caffeine!  We explored some of the local scenery and went snowshoeing.  Thus, I’m writing this now before I crash from all of the fresh air.

Weekly Review – 02/16/2014

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Oh yeah!  Here’s the first weekly review from Colorado!  Last week’s post was did not occur due to the big move.  However, I’m back!