JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues.: Half a year has now gone by since my lay-off. That’s the longest I’ve been unemployed since 1979. The process really makes you think about what’s really important in life… like I need any more encouragement to be reflective. What will this next chapter bring and what will it demand from me? Please subscribe … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 23: Six-Months Later – Search for Meaning Continues

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 18: What Will Matter To Me When I’m 80

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 18: What Will Matter To Me When I’m 80: What Will Matter To Me When I’m 80. Thoughts on this next chapter… job search, PhD and more. MP3 Version on Archive.org iTunes subscription Via Email RSS Reader Resources: image by Joe Bustillos music: Got What I Want – 22K by Smart Sound Music   Transcript: Joe Bustillos, here. Sorry about the lack … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 18: What Will Matter To Me When I’m 80

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 17: Just Checkin’ In

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 17: Just Checkin’ In. Borrowing from my online Master’s Days, this podcast is just a chance to talk about what’s ongoing and going on. I’m checking in. Click here to download an Archive.org version of this video podcast. Click here to download an Archive.org version of this video podcast. MP3 Version iTunes Subscription Via Email RSS Reader Additional JBB’s Final Thoughts Episodes … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 17: Just Checkin’ In

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 7: The Workaholic’s Action Figures

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 7: The Workaholic’s Action Figures. My 45-year-old G.I. Joe, the lone survivor from my childhood, kind’a… and how workaholics mask their playtime to look a lot like work-time.   MP3 Version iTunes Subscription Via Email RSS Reader Additional JBB’s Final Thoughts Episodes Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 7: The Workaholic’s Action Figures

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 5: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 5: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey. Met with my neurologist to discuss my progress and what to do next. When I met with my physical therapist later in the week, it dawned on me that I’ve been on this particular journey going on two-years now. It’s almost impossible for me to recap the experience of having my … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 5: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 4: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 4: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale. Responding to The Morning Stream’s Scott Johnson & Brian Ibbott’s musings about what you’d do if you discovered there was only 24-hours left before the End of the world. For me, this naturally leads to questions about why we do what we do: out of fear of getting caught, or something else?   … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 4: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 2: The Mystery of the Unexplored References

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 2: The Mystery of the Unexplored References. Found a forgotten letter from an old college professor who reviewed a book I’d written, pondering what I did with her advice. I refer to a familiar phenomenon, where I uncover some repeating themes in my past journal posts (see, “The Curse of Having Digitally Enhanced Memories“). I’m not deterministic, but apparently some “lifestyle … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 2: The Mystery of the Unexplored References

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 1: The Ken Burns Effect

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 1: The Ken Burns Effect. After watching an episode of Babylon 5, it dawned on me that I have the same technology to create video journals. So here’s my first one, following attending a talk by the filmmaker Ken Burns. MP3 Version iTunes Subscription Via Email RSS Reader Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 1: The Ken Burns Effect