Swen Nater

On a number of occasions I have shared assembly gems. Precious stories and fables that I stumble upon listening to various podcasts and reading RSS feeds. This week – I met Swen. I say met, I was introduced to the life journey of Swen Nater on the way to work whist listening to Finding Mastery: Conversations with Michael Gervais. The podcast interviews Jon Gordon, best-selling author .... Read more and bookmark.

Three to save us all time

Three tips to save us all time. One powerful tool and two shortcuts. Today I leant that Microsoft Garage Project “Dictate” has been released. It is a basic but accurately speech-to-text add-in that works across most Microsoft Office suite. The video is at the bottom of the post. Step 1 – Download and install the Dictate add-in. Step 2 – Open Word. Select Dictate. Select .... Read more and bookmark.

Second Chance Summer

The documentary following 10 strangers at turning points in their lives, brought together to take over La Banditaccia, an Italian farm in the foothills of Mount Amiata. Their story is interweaved with morsels of local reflection most notably from father Gianni. Memoria praeteritorum bonorum. (The past is always well remembered.) Not sufficient to dine out upon but enough to reflect .... Read more and bookmark.