The Finish Line

Watch yourselves, so that you may not lose what we have worked for, but may win a full reward. 2 John 1:8 Yes, the Spring Semester is finally over, as I turn in grades this weekend. I actually enjoyed reading their in-depth technology term research papers and watching their creative presentations and resume videos. The… Continue reading The Finish Line

MIS Week 14

In my management information systems course the students learned about project management last week. Experienced Project Managers are necessary overseers to ensure projects are completed on time. Project Managers often use Gantt and PERT charts to keep a project on task and target. Microsoft Project software can assist managers draw and plan out projects, as… Continue reading MIS Week 14

MIS Week 13

Last week my MIS students are learning about the importance of artificial intelligence and machine learning in business. We are reviewing the role and types of knowledge management systems along with how they provide value to a firm. What is Knowledge Management? - it refers to the set of business processes developed in an organization… Continue reading MIS Week 13

MIS Week 11

My college classes resumes this week. It is big opportunity for me, as I go from teaching in the classroom to teaching online. I know my Internet connection and collaboration software are good to go, as I practiced with several different ones. Most of all, I hope that my pup doesn’t interrupt my online WebEx… Continue reading MIS Week 11

Online Educational Resources

There are several apps that colleges and professors are recommending this week due to moving courses online. Doceri – whiteboard software WebEx – online meeting softwareZoom – video creation software  If you know any other educational apps used for online higher education, then please do share which ones you use to create course content. One suggestion that I agree… Continue reading Online Educational Resources

Dogs Dig Technology

We had a blast in class today. We had the honor of meeting IBM Ai Jackie. Her Puppy Raiser, Lorraine Trapani, an IBM Watson executive, came to speak to my Marist College technology students. IBM Ai Jackie was super good in class while Lorraine shared about IBM’s partnership with Guiding Eyes for the Blind (GEB).… Continue reading Dogs Dig Technology

MIS Week 7

This week my students are giving their independent research presentation. Each student will talk 3-5 minutes about their selected technology topic. The subject must pertain to today’s information systems or information technology. One of the main goal’s for this course is for students to discover that not only is in-depth research an important part of… Continue reading MIS Week 7

IBM Ai Jackie Pup

I am super excited to announce that I will be having an IBM guest speaker to one of my technology classes this coming Friday at 11am in LIB 303 classroom. I can’t wait to see my students faces light up by having a real live very special and famous puppy in class. Lorraine Trapani is… Continue reading IBM Ai Jackie Pup

MIS Week 6

This week students discovered how managers go about doing research to find contacts using online databases. As a group, their assignment was to plan a strategy as to whether or not to build a manufacturing plant on the continent of Australia. The teams must decide which city to build the new office furniture plant. Second… Continue reading MIS Week 6

MIS Week 5

Wealth gained hastily will dwindle, but whoever gathers little by little will increase it ~ Proverbs 13:11 This week students got to learn how to create budgets for both corporate events and simple computer network systems. Students had to compare hotel accommodations in Miami and airfares from several cities for 200 employees and visitors. The… Continue reading MIS Week 5