Have you ever been about to make a decision, but then paused because a frightful force from within stopped you? Whether you need to release yourself from the embrace of self-doubt or simple procrastination, taking the next step is difficult. How do you break free? I was inspired into action by reading Robert Frost’s poem “The Road Not Taken” …
My goal was simple, create an iOS and Android app that blinks an LED over the Internet. My code was written to be just enough to get you started. Get the source code for a Google Flutter example application that communicates with a Particle Photon If you are excited as I was to play with new hardware,Continue reading “Control a Particle Photon with a simple Google Flutter App”
The part of the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) that I fear the most is the English Expression and Written Essay section. I just took the test TODAY and I have three tips that helped turned my fear into excitement.
You’ve decided that your calling is to become a Foreign Service Officer and that you’re willing to spend well over a year working to get a chance to earn one of the few open spots. Congratulations! You are a rare breed. In fact, you could be one of hundreds of FSO’s hired this year. There are many guides out there, but this is the most user friendly version.
There are an increasing number of schools who offer free Massive Open Online Course’s (MOOC’s) which are taught by the best professors, the best universities, and the best courses. Their popularity has led some to believe that within fifty years, brick and mortar colleges and universities will begin to disappear. While both MOOC’s and the traditional education systemContinue reading “Use MOOCs to Take Control of Your Educational Path”
A blank sheet of paper and a recently filled fountain pen make me smile.
A famous quote on reinventing oneself, “there are no second acts in American lives,” is often misinterpreted. What Scott Fitzgerald really meant was more in line with what he wrote in the essay “My Lost City,” where Fitzgerald writes: “I once thought that there were no second acts in American lives, but there was certainly to be a secondContinue reading “Life’s Second Act is Better”