Elves’ Day Out

I got somewhat fixated on an mid-century/Atomic Age look out of nowhere. Luckily, I found a place to use a variation on it. Here are a few of the pieces we used for an event at work. Side by side, they don’t match, but in action, they worked. The first one is the flyer, which was …

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A life of contrasts

November has been a weird month. No matter the stance you take on sports or the world, it’s been an odd ride, and we’re not even halfway through. This may be mildly self-indulgent, but I’ll admit I’m healing, processing, and planning. Any catharsis is welcome. This is cathartic. My hope is to help you all …

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LinkedIn assignment update

So far, most of the students already had LinkedIn profiles. I’m just now starting to grade them, and I plan to collect some “hits and misses” to share here. Most of the work thus far has been primarily “hits,” so here’s hoping… …and maybe some of those hits will rub off on the Cubs (who …

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Let’s switch gears

Today, I’m focusing on something a little different from my Christ Church endeavors. That position, as it should, consumes a good deal of my time, but I also had two classes start at Valencia last week. I like to incorporate two themes in my courses: 1. Civic-mindedness 2.  Professional development This is one of our …

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A fun mini-project

I set this up in hopes I can keep it moving. It’s getting us hits on the site, and that’s all that matters. Now I’m off to find a story to keep it updated. Anyone have any ideas for how to fill space when things are not super active?

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You’re doing it wrong

Maybe a more appropriate title would have been, “How to spend days working with one person and creating promos that fit his parameters just to find out the rest of the committee thinks you’re both doing it wrong.” That seemed a little too long. Here’s the short story.

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Social Media Sunday

This one is going to be quite fun. I may not be an Episcopalian, but I am a fan of mobilizing a crowd. I’ll provide updates as this goes. UPDATE (9/26/16): This failed internally, but it was wildly successful at connecting us to other parishes. I’m working on a plan to involve our own. I’m …

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