• Apr 25
    2020
    Jon O'KeefeTechnology Education JediLogical Operationshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jonokeefe/ Jedi Jon here, According to many news outlets, even if the immediate threat from COVID-19 recedes in the coming months, it may not be until 2021 that things start to get back to normal. Where this is most likely to have the biggest impact is in education, with numerous school districts around the country considering staying closed until at least the end of the year. ...
  • Apr 15
    2020
    Jon O'KeefeTechnology Education JediLogical Operationshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jonokeefe/ Jedi Jon here, I love staying on top of the current events as well as the industries we serve with our training courses and materials. Here are my five takeaways from thought leaders on ways the world is likely to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic (along with my own thoughts, of course): According to Professor Scott Galloway of NYU, Elite Universities will put a ...
  • Apr 07
    2020
    Jon O'KeefeTechnology Education JediLogical Operationshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jonokeefe/ Jedi Jon here, These are unprecedented times we are living in. With so much uncertainty surrounding our careers, the economy, and our personal wellbeing, it can be maddening to figure out what you should and shouldn’t be doing. Here is what you should be doing: getting a certification. Let me tell you why certifications matter more than ever right now. No matter when the world ...
  • Mar 26
    2020
    Jedi Jon here, Like me, I’m guessing many of you have transitioned to working from home and are finding it to be a challenge. A move that you probably thought would lighten your workload and give you extra time for a nap or two has turned into a struggle to maintain a sense of normalcy during these decidedly extraordinary times. As a technology enthusiast, virtual education evangelist, and online community ...
  • Sep 16
    2019
    We have seen a boom in the world of the Internet of Things in the last few years – which means we have also seen an increase in security issues with said devices and networks. As we slowly transition into a world of total interconnectivity through these smart devices in our homes, offices, cars, and nearly every aspect of our lives, how can we keep things secure? When your smartphone ...
  • Feb 08
    2019
    In addition to their own private information, businesses often host a wide variety of sensitive information collected from customers and employees. A breach of this information could not only disrupt everyday operations but could totally devastate an organization completely. With the average estimate of money lost during a data breach for a small business reaching nearly six figures, now is the time to take action to avoid devastation in the ...
  • Feb 05
    2019
    Consider the holiday season of 2018: chances are that you or someone you know received a smart device of some sort. From Amazon’s Alexa to smart doorbells and smart watches, millions of smart “Internet of Things” devices were sold in just the last few months in both the professional and personal world. The global number of these Internet of Things devices is even quickly reaching the tens of billions. As ...
  • Oct 11
    2018
    When members of the general population are asked what they think about when it comes to artificial intelligence, thoughts of science fiction movies, robots, and flying cars typically come to mind. AI is thought of as an idea of the future, not the now. However, this could not be further from today’s reality. Between our laptops, smartphones, and cars, artificial intelligence is actually part of our everyday lives already even ...