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Here's a picture of Amy and Wendy, coming down the driveway, with the box that FedEx just delivered. (Captured on my Treo 650)
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Many new increases in portable computing power require equally significant increases in battery power. I'm not complaining. My Tecra M4 is not nearly as heavy as my first computer. Still, it's hard to boast about the utility of Tablet PCs and mind mapping software when I can barely get more than 2 hours of use out of my system. Again, I'm not complaining [much] but I want a solution I can use for 8-10 hours at a stretch, even when I don't have access to AC power. I considered travelling with a small super-quiet Honda generator, however, I decided against this approach in pursuit of a better solution.
James Kendrick once mentioned that he uses an extended-run-time battery pack, from BatteryGeek. I had resolved to buy a BatteryGeek power pack to use at the GTD RoadMap seminar in Santa Monica. Unfortunately, I did not receive a response to my email inquiry in time to place my order.
Time was running out; I had to get creative ...
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I arrived at the client early and found a good seat at the back of the room. Since I was a guest, and I was already familiar with the material. I ended up focusing on the presentation itself and watching how the audience responded. I was amazed. Jason delivered an awesome presentation; for eight hours, he kept an audience of close to 250 people focused and engaged. Jason's presentation and delivery skills made it evident to me that he has invested thousands of hours in perfecting his delivery.
I ended up taking five pages of notes, mostly on the presentation itself, and I was able to share these with Jason over dinner this evening. I think the three things about Jason's presentation that stood out to me were:
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Recently, we were on vacation and were able to view a small part of a race. What kind of race was it, what was it called, and what city were we in? Here are your clues: wheels, ocean, man powered, helmets, hundreds of participants, cow bells.
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I've been away from the blog for a while to visit with my family, work on a few client projects, and study.This topic, however, brought me back to the blog. It even made me think of a new challenge.
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