Learning at a Wedding


Yesterday, like so many people world-wide, my wife and I took in the Royal Wedding.  I'm not big on weddings, but this is certainly was one not to be missed.  It was pretty timely as well since our own wedding was on an April 30th, one day after this one.  It's funny how things are [...]

OTR Links for 04/30/2011


Ribbon Hero 2 Learn how to use Microsoft Office tags: ribbon Microsoft hero Office software 50 really useful iPad tips and tricks | News | TechRadar UK Here we present 50 really useful iPad 2 tips. We cover everything from customising your Home screen through to getting more from built-in apps like Mail and Safari. [...]

Ontario Twitter Royalty


It has come to my attention that there were some people left off the invitation list to the Royal Wedding today - the Ontario Twitter Royalty! These folks are loyal Twitter subjects and I've caught them on my Twitter stream the past day.  Indeed this auspicious group should be there. I'm sure that it's just [...]

Making it Right


Yesterday, during the PD Session, I got a chance to take a sneak peek at my email while waiting to go on and saw a message addressed to me entitled "Copyright Infringement".  I didn't have time to even open the message, figuring that it might well be just another piece of spam anyway.  It wasn't [...]

OTR Links for 04/29/2011


7 Important Tips For Using Twitter | Social Media Mind Twitter has become the popular social networking tool every business and individual cannot live without. Not only has its popularity made it a necessity, the amount of business that can be conducted or accomplished through this social networking tool is reason enough to spend a [...]

The Look


If you have ever served in the role as professional development facilitator, you know "The Look".  It's what powers you and keeps you on your game.  I remember the first time that I ever noticed the effects of "The Look".  It was on stage at the Western RCAC Symposium and I was watching the keynote [...]

OTR Links for 04/28/2011


The Next Generation in Family History Services | youwho Family tree service - currently in private beta. tags: history generation social ThinkUp: Social Media Insights Platform ThinkUp is a free, open source web application that captures your posts, tweets, replies, retweets, friends, followers and links on social networks like Twitter and Facebook. tags: twitter opensource [...]