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Jim Collison
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Attended Leigh High School
Lives in Bellevue NE
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We are back after a week off (I was out for a Marine Bootcamp Graduation for my son) and we had Rich Hay on the show. Lots of Microsoft news and updates! https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg245
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Peter Hudson is back and live from CES for this update on Shelfie!  https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg244 +Mike Wieger 
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The first Home Gadget Geeks of the New Year! https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg243 with +Mike Howard and lots of Blab!
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Best Tech for 2015, Top 5 TAG Posts, Blab Trolls Reign - HGG242 https://youtu.be/FeseQb1q2r4 via @YouTube +Mike Wieger 
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In the post show of Home Gadget Geeks 240, +Mike Wieger  and I talked about 30 days with the Microsoft Band 2. 6 minutes long!  https://theaverageguy.tv/htt030
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An early version of Home Gadget Geeks for your weekend. Mike Howard joins us to chat about unRAID and some home digital storage. https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg246
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We are back after a week off (I was out for a Marine Bootcamp Graduation for my son) and we had +Richard Hay  on the show. Lots of Microsoft news and updates! https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg245
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All the email updates from Amazon in 2015 plus the first of 2016. Never miss one! http://knowitguy.com/the-amazon-echo-know-it-guyde/
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YEP!  No joke. We have a Cyber Frontiers sighting!  +Christian Johnson  is back with guest +Jeremy Krach  for a great show! https://theaverageguy.tv/cf027
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A really fun interview with Ben Chu, Project Lead at InFocus on the Kangaroo Mobile PC. +Mike Wieger  joined with the hard hitting questions! In the feed now at https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg241
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We took to live to Blab.im this week and had a few new guests join us! Now in the feed!  https://theaverageguy.tv/hgg240 with +Mike Wieger 
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  • Leigh High School
  • Grace University
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Jim is a technology manager at Gallup Inc. in Omaha NE, where he oversees some of the Oracle and Microsoft platforms as well as the staff that supports them. He serves on the Gallup Federal Credit Union Board and is the Chair for the Heartland OUG which was reestablished in 2009.
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Jim is a technology manager at Gallup Inc. in Omaha NE, where he oversees some of the Oracle and Microsoft platforms as well as the staff that supports them.  He serves on the Gallup Federal Credit Union Board and is the Chair for the Heartland OUG which was reestablished in 2009. 

Jim is the voice behind The Average Guy Blog and Podcast Network.  He hosts the weekly Home TechFitness Tech and Financial Tech Podcast at TheAverageGuy.tv.  He also is the host of the weekly Spartan Radio.

He has been a Windows Home Server enthusiast since 2007 and was named a Microsoft MVP in April 2011 for his work in the WHS community. He podcasts for the Home Server Show on most Wednesday nights at 8:00 PM Central time.

Jim also has a personal blog that he uses to track his running and other fun stuff.  You can find that at http://theaverageguy.me/ or follow him on Twitter at http://twitter.com/jcollison.  Jim is the site administrator and co-founder (with Carrie Adams) of Clockblocking.com, a site dedicated to athletes everywhere, who feel they were interfered with while trying to complete their goals.

He and his family (Sarah and 5 children) have lived in Nebraska since 1992.

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Podcast Network is http://theaverageguy.tv
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IT Manager
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  • Gallup
    IT Manager, present
  • Commercial Federal Bank
  • US Army
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Bellevue NE
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San Jose CA - Schweinfurt Germany - Ft. Ord CA