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Back to podcasting. Announcing the Mosen At Large Podcast

Hello from New Zealand, where it is nearly spring.   Thank you so much to everyone who has sent such generous feedback on the series Glen Gordon completed with me called “In The Arena”. Glen did an outstanding job and I certainly felt like I’d had a good mental workout by the end of the …

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A personal update from me, and announcing a new podcast series beginning in June

I just posted the following to the Mosen Consulting Announcements list. If you’re not subscribed to that list, here’s the announcement.   Hello from me, on what is a beautiful autumn day here in Wellington, New Zealand’s capital. It’s been many months since I was in touch via this Mosen Consulting channel, the last time …

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Now Hear This, 2019 edition. Evaluating Widex Evoke and Oticon OPN S 1 hearing aids

Introduction In 2013, I wrote a couple of blog posts about my hunt for the best hearing aids to meet my needs. They were popular posts, partly because in the process of explaining the reasons why I ended up with the hearing aids I did, I also described some general challenges faced by blind hearing …

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Reflections as Mosen Consulting winds down, and a new chapter begins

Introduction It doesn’t seem possible, but it was almost five-and-a-half years ago, at the beginning of May 2013, when I wrote my first, short post on this blog. It was called “A New Chapter”. Now I write to end this remarkable chapter, as we prepare to scale back Mosen Consulting, so I can take up …

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Are you into home automation? Share your experiences with us for a special podcast episode

If you’ve had experience with automating any aspect of your home, from heating to sound to lights to security and more, I’d love to hear from you. I’m putting a special episode of The Blind Side Podcast together on the topic. I’ve been enjoying our own home automation project, but accessories are quite limited here …

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Marlaina Lieberg honoured and celebrated on the next episode of The Blind Side Podcast. Share your memories for inclusion

I was sad to read this weekend that Marlaina Lieberg has died. Marlaina was one of those remarkable people who touched many hearts and lives, not just in one way, but in many ways. She made a difference in multiple areas and was a tireless advocate, dedicated guide dog handler, technology enthusiast and broadcaster. And …

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Subscribe to The Daily Fibre podcast for just a quarter per episode

As a confirmed geek from way back, I love reading the latest tech news. In January 2018, I decided to start a daily Internet radio show on Mushroom FM called The Daily Fibre. It blends the latest tech news with a great mix of music from the 50s through the 80s.   It’s been very …

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iPhone X, a blind person’s getting started guide

Background Since iPhone X was released, I’ve received numerous emails asking me questions about what it’s like to use one, and especially how Face ID works. There’s still a lot of misunderstanding out there about Face ID and in particular the implications of disabling the require attention function. While we offer one-on-one training and publish …

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The next meeting of our Job Club is free to all

Introduction   As mentioned in episode 40 of The Blind Side Podcast, we’re making some changes to the Mosen Consulting Job Club.   For those not familiar with our Job Club, everyone who purchases a copy of Bonnie Mosen’s popular and informative read on job seeking when blind, called “It’s Off to Work we Go”, …

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My Keynote Address to the New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired

BELIEF A keynote address delivered by Jonathan Mosen to the New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired on 3 November 2016   It’s an honour to be with you today, to be in the presence of so many people who are changing lives and facilitating opportunity. I’m mindful that there’s a lot going …

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