Bob and Weave

This past week I attended the 30th annual NETA conference in Omaha. One of the most anticipated sessions for me was one titled "Let's Duke It Out--Google Apps vs. Microsoft Office". The presenter, Ramona (Mona) Schoenrock, from the University of … [Continue reading]

It’s the End of the Server as We Know It

In early March Google announced some exciting new updates to their Drive product line at the Google Cloud Next '17 conference. Specifically, Team Drives! I have been a huge advocate of Google Drive for years. It has been my go-to file storage … [Continue reading]

A Good Plan Today is Better Than a Perfect Plan Tomorrow

I have been saying this for years, and it is a maxim that I try to embody every day. If I can accomplish a good plan today, why put it off until tomorrow? I was curious as to the origin of this phrase, beyond Anthony Hopkins' character in the 1997 … [Continue reading]

Why I Have My Own URL Shortener

I'm sure many of you are familiar with some of the popular URL shorteners like,, and TinyURL. They are an incredibly handy tool to have at your disposal. URL shorteners can take a ridiculously long link to a document or other resource … [Continue reading]

Georgia On My Mind

Earlier this December a group of us from ESU 11 had the privilege to present at the AESA (Association of Educational Service Agencies) annual conference in Savannah, Georgia. This was the second time I've presented at AESA so it was nice to make a … [Continue reading]