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How to enable Messages in iCloud on your iPhone and iPad

Nearly a year after it was first announced, Messages in iCloud is finally available. All you need to enable it is iOS 11.4 on your iPhone or iPad. You’ll almost certainly want to turn this feature on as it improves on the sort of half-baked syncing feature that was the only option in previous releases. Before, if you were signed into the same Apple ID on your iPhone and iPad, then the...

Apple Messages + iOS Sync

Recently I upgraded my iPhone from a 5s to a 6s Plus. About a week after I was using it, Messages on my Mac stopped syncing with messages on my iPhone. After some simple searching, I found an easy 2-minute fix from @Let’s Unlock iPhone. Get the Fix

Video Conferencing Etiquette

I’ve been working for over five years on virtual teams. It’s different from working in a traditional office. With a lot of trial and error, I wanted to share my top five list of video conferencing non-negotiables. I’ve also written up a quick post with the specs of the tools I currently use for reference. Maintain eye contact –  Use front-facing camera I’ve known a...

My New Job

A few of our team after work with some of our spouses this fall in San Antonio. I love that even after work, we can share life together. Last winter I was working through some major decisions in my professional life. I had decided after much prayer and seeking of wise counsel that I would be resigning to make room for new leadership. I needed to determine the next step. I had begun making a few...

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