Leaning over the Edge

Friday, December 02, 2005

Ever changing, ever improving??

Here's a stab at a logo-ization of the the new theme for the statewide initiative promoting basic computer skills.

Wednesday, November 30, 2005

Ohio employers can benefit by training employees

Employers in Ohio can take advantage of a new program to provide basic computing knowledge to their employees - with a provable, standardized outcome. No more guesswork about whether that seminar actually did any good for the employees who attend.

Listen to this audio entry for more details. (Approx 6.5 mins)

Hiring candidates with ICDL can be a plus for employers

Employers have a new option for evaluating computer skill and capability. Ohio's Smart Computing program has provided statewide access to the International Computer Driving License for everyone in the state. Finding ICDL mentioned on a candidate's resume makes a strong statement about that person's training and skill.

Listen to this audio entry for more. (Approx 6 mins.)

Tuesday, November 29, 2005

Education - May be the new "edge" for many computer users

Studies show that while computers are everywhere at school and work, few people receive formal training to enable basic computer skills. That's what a new program called SmartComputingforOhio is all about.

Click to listen to this audio recording for more information. (approx 5 mins)

Monday, November 28, 2005

Leaning toward progress!!

The p0int of this new blog is to experiment - play with audio, play with video, play with haptic interfaces and virtual odors when they become available.