Smart People I Know Everywhere: Episode 1

Oct 28

Smart People I Know Everywhere: Episode 1

I had an idea on a flight today. Listen Now  Smart People I Know presentation My other podcasts Now add your questions or ideas....

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Podcast 56: Why You Can’t Click Publish Part 2

Nov 26

Podcast 56: Why You Can’t Click Publish Part 2

I wasn’t completely happy with my last post. No, not because some people told me I pretty much was a loser because I was too lazy to fix my spelling, but because I don’t think I clearly articulated the difference between how publishing is different today. Here’s a hint at the analogy I...

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Podcast 55 Ideas are Disposable, People Are Not

Oct 20

Podcast 55 Ideas are Disposable, People Are Not

I said I would podcast more so I am. Just trying to be regular.  Here are a few links to this podcast: CBC Spark Randoll Stross, The LaunchPad YCombinator Flipped Classroom Pros and Cons The sound is pretty raw. I recorded while walking the dog and there was a bit of wind. I used Audcaity's Noise Removal tool but I probably didn't use it correctly....

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Podcast 54….Does Your Dentist Need to be Passionate?

Aug 24

Podcast 54….Does Your Dentist Need to be Passionate?

Zac invites me to explore further my recent post and invites his friend Dave, who offers a different perspective. So we hop on Skype and talk. As a bonus, my daughter, a young teacher herself, joins us later on in the podcast to offer some of her own insights.   I have to say, podcasting and conversation is a hugely underutilized format. The lack of...

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Some thoughts on Rushkoff

Aug 16

Some thoughts on Rushkoff

Today I listened to this full interview with Douglas Rushkoff on Spark. Rushkoff's advocacy for everyone to understand code is something worth considering. There were three big ideas that I took from this interview. Perhaps not entirely new ideas but ones that were presented in a slightly new way.  1. Being creators makes us better consumers I know...

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Podcast 53 Learning Out Loud with Jennifer Brokofsky

May 22

Jennifer Brokosky interviewed me about the idea of learning out loud. We used Google On Air, which works amazingly well. I also ripped the mp4 and created a podcast. You can subscribe to the audio via itunes if that works better for you.      Listen...

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