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Jun 18, 2014

Training School Resources: Deputation Tools

A list of links corresponding to a lecture I gave on tools that missionaries might use for their deputation process. This mainly focuses on computer tools used for keeping in contact with supporting churches and your record keeping process.

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Keyloggers: Safely Entering Passwords Using A Public Computer
Feb 27, 2014

Keyloggers: Safely Entering Passwords Using A Public Computer

When using public computers you should be aware that someone could have installed a keylogger which can mine your keyboard input for passwords to your accounts. Here are steps to take to avoid giving away your passwords when you are away from your own computer.

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Using Password Managers
Feb 26, 2014

Using Password Managers

Password Managers make dealing with many passwords an easy task. They allow you to build strong unique passwords without forcing you to memorize them. Once you start using one you will probably be surprised as to how many passwords you have deal with on a regular basis.

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Creating Unique Passwords
Feb 26, 2014

Creating Unique Passwords

Creating unique passwords for your online accounts is important. If you only have one password that you use everywhere, then you risk having all of your accounts compromised when a single password is leaked. Here is how you can create passwords that are secure, unique, and easy to remember.

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Free Pictures For Preaching or Presentations
May 14, 2013

Free Pictures For Preaching or Presentations

Missionaries are always needing good images and illustrations for their teaching and presentations. Here is information on two great places to help you get started in finding quality, free images that you can use freely.

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Remove Thumbnails from Google Chrome’s Most Visited Screen
Feb 10, 2013

Remove Thumbnails from Google Chrome’s Most Visited Screen

Do you have a thumbnail or two in your Chrome browser that you don’t want displayed every time you open a new tab? Here are some ways to delete them and reasons why you might want to do this.

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Streaming Video School While Traveling
Jun 16, 2012

Streaming Video School While Traveling

Considering streaming video school while traveling on deputation or furlough? This article explores some of the options and suggests things to consider in your quest to educate your children while on the road.

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Thoughts on Facebook for Missionaries
Jun 15, 2012

Thoughts on Facebook for Missionaries

Are you in control of your information? Do you know what information you should and should not share on Facebook? Here are my thoughts on how a missionary should use the wonderful tool that is Facebook. Not everything is great about Facebook, but it can be used in a great way.

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How to Use Deferred Email
Sep 21, 2011

How to Use Deferred Email

Have you ever needed a reminder on something on a specific date, but did not know how to file the information so that you would see it when you needed it? Send an email to yourself with the information you need when you need it.

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