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Seniors and New Devices

You decided to get your parents or grandparents a new electronic device to help get them into the Technology Age. They accepted the gift with grace, but you know secretly they are saying, “What am I gonna do with this thing?” Here are some ways that you can help them not only adjust but actually embrace technology.

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Seniors and Computers!

So many of us encourage our older loved ones to use a computer.  Why are they so hesitant?

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Got a New Electronic Device? Now What?

You decided to get your parents or grandparents a new electronic device to help get them into the Technology Age. They accepted the gift with grace, but you know secretly they are saying, “What am I gonna do with this thing?” Here are some ways that you can help them not only adjust but actually embrace technology.

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Scams Target Seniors

Recently four of my students have called me to report a phone call they received from someone with a very thick accent claiming to be from well-known computer company telling them, “You have a virus on your computer.”

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Can’t Never Did Anything

“Can’t never did anything” is a quote from my mother, Joyclyn Kaufmann. Can’t was not allowed in our house. We learned that the only real failure occurred when we didn’t try, so we learned not to use the words “I can’t.” This is my motto when teaching people, no matter their age or skill level.

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