About Bernard Goldbach

Currently teaching creative Irish students what I know about multimedia.

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  • Bernard shared from O’Reilly hits out at ECB over ‘secrecy’ around Irish bailout in the Ireland section of The Irish Times by Tom Lyons
    Journalist Gavin Sheridan first requested the release of the letter in December 2011.
    Note: @gavinsblog name checked.
  • Bernard shared from Remote: Office Not Required by Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
    offices have become interruption factories. A busy office is like a food processor—it chops your day into tiny bits. Fifteen minutes here, ten minutes there, twenty here, five there. Each segment is filled with a conference call, a meeting, another meeting, or some other institutionalized unnecessary interruption. It’s incredibly hard to get meaningful work done when your workday has been shredded into work moments. Meaningful work, creative work, thoughtful work, important work—this type of effort takes stretches of uninterrupted time to get into the zone. But in the modern office such...
    Note: workimg remotely FTW
  • Bernard shared from Three-fold increase in calls to helpline for GAA players in the Ireland section of The Irish Times by Ronan McGreevy
    Three-fold increase in calls to helpline for GAA players Ronan McGreevy | 365 words The number of senior inter-county GAA players accessing a confidential counselling service has tripled this year, a conference will hear today. The Gaelic Players Association (GPA) counselling service is expected to deal with 80 senior footballers and hurlers this year. The same service dealt with 27 players last year. The spike in usage is being attributed to the greater willingness of sports people to talk about mental health issues. In the past year Cavan goalkeeper Alan O'Meara has spoken publicly about depression...
    Note: @tisJames more on the triple threa of men plus athlete plus rural. #aware
  • Bernard shared from Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields by Wendy Lower
    ohne Raum and started to believe that Germany’s future was threatened by the lack of imperial lands – not territory overseas in Africa, but land to the east in continental Europe. His
    Note: the same philosophy powered The Monroe Doctrine.
  • Bernard shared from Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields by Wendy Lower
    In his victory speech in Saarbrücken, Hitler declared, ‘In the end, blood is stronger than any documents of mere paper. What ink has written will one day be blotted out by blood.’ Versailles, the Locarno Treaty, anti-aggression pacts – these were all just scraps of paper to Hitler. The Volk, war and imperial expansion were all that mattered.
    Note: the power of the Volk.
(Cashel, Ireland)
Bernard Goldbach