Category Archives for "Stupid Simple Mac Tips"

Stupid Simple Mac Tips #80 – Check Yourself, Don’t Wreck Yourself

May 25, 2021

Sometimes me has trouble with grammar or speeling…and I know that I’m not alone. We’ve all circulated embarrassing drafts or fired off messages that were immediately regretted because of countless mistakes. In a perfect world, we’d all have full-time editors…but in reality, we rarely even have proofreading time. Grammarly to the rescue! Grammarly is an (optionally) […]

  • May 25, 2021

Stupid Simple Mac Tip #79 – Otter This World

May 18, 2021

We’ve all had interesting dreams that dissolve at first light only to be forgotten forever – it’s incredibly frustrating, but what can you do once the moment has faded? I’ve tried Native American dreamcatchers, but only ever captured spiders, dust, and snoring. The same frustration can occur in Zoom meetings when brainstorming provokes a breakthrough idea […]

  • May 18, 2021
Stupid Simple Mac Tips #78 - iCandy

Stupid Simple Mac Tips #78 – iCandy

May 11, 2021

A few weeks ago, I shared basic pointers on how to improve your webcam game – today, we’re going to take it to the next level. Looking professional on camera is a must in the Zoom age, but sometimes it feels unachievable. Maybe your angle is wrong, or your lighting is weird…your space is a […]

  • May 11, 2021

Stupid Simple Mac Tips #77 – Meeter Maid

May 3, 2021

It seems there’s no turning back from Zoomified workdays packed full of video conferences, but there are ways to move forward in this brave new world with far better user experiences. Several third-party developers have supplied integrated add-ons that address unforeseen issues rising from quick tech adaptation — like overstuffed calendars suddenly brimming with video invites […]

  • May 3, 2021

Stupid Simple Mac Tips #76 – Okay Zoomer

April 27, 2021

A pandemic propelled us to quickly become “Zoomers” without any instructions at all.  This tech kept us connected but often looking bad, sounding bad, and struggling to optimize virtual meetings. The virus will be defeated, but office dynamics may never be as they were pre-pandemic, so it’s time to come to embrace and improve with […]

  • April 27, 2021