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Microphones for Voice Recognition
It is essential to have a good quality microphone with Dragon NaturallySpeaking. It increases the accuracy substantially. Having an USB or Bluetooth microphone will lead to good performance. You can expect a 40% improvement with a good microphone. Do not purchase a cheap model and invest at least $30 into getting the right product. The internal microphone on a laptop is not optimal for good performance with…Continue
People often ask me how I got to where I am in my career today. At 33 years old, I truly believe that my career growth has depended solely on networking. I'm out networking almost every night of the week. Networking hasn't always been a requirement of my day job but I've found it to be a necessary tool for getting ahead.
Whether or not you're in your dream job, I strongly advise you to use outside of work hours to find people who are doing what you want to do. Surround yourself with…Continue
Technology enthusiasts and users all over the world start to feel twinges of excitement and twinges of anxiety when news funnels to the masses that the anticipated upgrades to Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS are finally available for installation. However, before you go and click the button to “install” you should heed the invisible “warning” sign that hopefully is flashing in your mind.
Apple recently announced MacOS High Sierra and iOS 11 for their computer and mobile…Continue
The Star Tribune’s Wednesday edition of Variety, “Through an Artist’s Eyes” has a story about a young man living in Mendota Heights, Minnesota, a Twin Cities suburb. Jimmy Reagan is a 24 year-old who is on the autism spectrum and who is also a visual artist. One day, as a 16 year-old, he started to draw and paint. He hadn’t received any instruction from a…Continue
Audio Memo App
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This month we will continue to highlight from a topic heading from our archive of Digital Employment Tips which you will find on our website. These topics range from Application, Attitude, Cover Letter/Resume, Disability Issues, Interview, Networking, and Work Experience. For this entry I will be discussing from the second section from the topic heading Attitude, specifically Ask For Help--something that can be difficult for so many people to do, but is an important skill to have when it…Continue
Added by Adrienne Kleinman on November 1, 2017 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Brandi Bernoskie is a young professional and business owner who always seeks to make the world a better place. In high school, Brandi had two main passions: theater and physics, so she applied to colleges for both. She started as a double major in physics and theater, then later switched to a major in theater with a minor in physics and mathematics. After 9/11, Brandi shifted from acting and thought she wanted to pursue a more meaningful career path.…Continue
Added by Giuliana Sercu on November 1, 2017 at 11:29am — No Comments