Ever had the situation where you need to go back to a web page you visited but can’t recall the URL or site? This happened to me this week. I knew the site name, but not the specific page. My attempts to find it using the site’s search didn’t work well. I couldn’t recall the right words and got too … [Read more...] about Using Browser History to Find Elusive Pages
Quick Web Tips and Tricks
The web is full of useful information, but sometimes a website or even our web browser doesn't work the way we expect. This section covers some of these problems and solutions.
Today, many of us are time-starved. We have too many things to do coupled with too many distractions. This can be a hindrance to learning. It’s at these times that we look for solutions that help us stay even or ahead. One problem area for me was reading. I didn’t want to give it up, but I felt like … [Read more...] about Finding Big Ideas with Philosophers Notes
I have a love-hate relationship with productivity tools like time and task managers. The older I get, the more I lean towards simplicity and multiple solutions. I've also learned that you can't force any of these systems on people. Everyone has their own needs and comfort level. However, one nice … [Read more...] about Keeping it Simple with Momentum
Sometimes it’s the little things that trip you up like figuring out how to print text in reverse. I’m not trying to imitate Leonardo Da Vinci and his mirror fonts. Instead I was trying to help someone do a t-shirt transfer that included a quote. It turns out there are multiple ways to solve this … [Read more...] about Printing Text in Reverse
After I left the corporate world, one hard thing for me was being efficient with my time. Like many professionals, I needed an online scheduling system that allowed access to me, whether it was a 15 minute phone call or a 2 hour meeting with various parties. I needed some way that could replace the … [Read more...] about Benefits of Online Scheduling Systems