Also Google maps thinks this will only add a six minute delay getting to work. I beg to differ.
When I put a job alert out for a specific location, that's because I'm looking for something special in THAT location, not for an ad that tells me about a job in an entirely different state. Nothing is wrong with your state, and the job may be fantastic. It's just not going to persuade me to move from my existing great job.
PS - if you've got a lead on a great job in the Pacific Northwest? I'd love to hear about it.
- About.comFreelance Writer, 2006 - presentI am a regular contributor and cover everything of and relating to Google with a combination of short blog posts and long-form content pieces. I also edit a weekly newsletter and any posts by contributing writers. About.com was previously owned by the New York Times company and moved to Ask.com in 2012.
- Johnson County Community CollegeSr Education Technology Analyst, 1999 - presentThis is a job requiring a lot of hats. I'm a technology scout, instructional designer, technical support person, trainer, and project manager. I've created 3-D videos in Maya, administered a multisite WordPress, designed a sim in Second Life, and created more than one interactive learning app. I'm always up for a new challenge.
- ApressFreelance Writer, 2010 - presentI've written books as the sole author and co-author. I've also served as technical reviewer.
- Wired: GeekMomCore Contributor/ Senior Web Editor, 2012 - 2013This is the companion blog to the long-running Wired:GeekDad blog and covered the mother's perspective on technology, popular culture, and lifestyle topics. In 2013, the blog moved to its own domain. I write about everything from Mayim Bialik's stance on vaccines to teaching kids how to code. I also am a site administrator and created the current child theme in WordPress.
I love technology, and I love explaining how it works to other people. I'm an education technologist at a community college, where I help faculty use technology for instruction. Some of this involves making things, too. I'm a writer for About.com where I explain all things Google. I write books for Apress. I also wrote for Wired.
I'm married to an awesome stay at home dad who bakes amazing bagels and lets me play on the computer all day. I have two extremely cute children.
I have a BFA in Printmaking and an MS in Instructional Design. I work at a community college that lets me take classes for free, so I also have technical training in interactive media, PHP, and 3D animation with Maya, but mostly I learn tech by doing.
- University of Kansas
- Emporia State University
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