Jim Richardson offers:
One-on-one help for folks with technology phobias
The future is here . . . now.
Why not participate?
. . . Hey, it's fun!
You may have a technology
•You only use your computer to
write letters, send email and maybe dabble in social networking web sites.
•You have not really tried to learn computers because
you have bought into the
that teenagers know more than adults.
•You don't know what the difference is between "intuitive" and "counter-intuitive" interactive
•You have a Facebook page but
never use it because the instructions "make
•You bought a digital camera or camcorder (camera that can also record
video with audio) on sale for $200,
then let it gather dust
on your shelf
because you couldn't figure out how to turn it on or off.
how to take photos or shoot video,
then save that media file to your computer and
email a compressed version of your masterpieces to friends and family.
•Your SKYPE connection no longer works as expected, and
you need help trouble-shooting
so you can stay in touch with distant relatives.
•You downloaded a multimedia PDF file to your Desktop,
but now you find
that all the photos don't show up nor
can you play the audio/video clips nor
figure out the navigation system.
Would you like an instant fix?
This, I can do today . . . over the phone!
•You are frustrated with techie Support people
who seem to be speaking an incomprehensible language. Solution:
You need to know the "magic words" to
get that unhelpful "Support" person
to connect you with someone who
actually knows what they are talking about.
He/she can then explain in language you can understand
the step-by-step process you need
to quickly resolve very simple issues.
Common very simple issue:
Learning the few, basic
steps you need to know
so you can re-boot
regain your lost Internet connection
in about 4 minutes.
Not to worry:
This "inside" vocabulary is hardly very long, and easy to learn.
Or you can just read such techie-talk
to that difficult Support person
off your 3" x 5" cue card!
•You have no time to take
a 8-16 week class in basic computers.
•Add your other computer phobias here: ___________________.
room to complete your personal list of computer phobias?
I know you do:
Please phone or send me an email today!
Solution that can end the madness:
What you need is a series of one-on-one sessions
with the Computer Coach (me) to:
•rapidly hand-hold you through the basics.
•so a new world will open.
with any further delay in your learning computers:
•I can start helping you today!
Stop being afraid of that little dumb box
•on your desk called a "computer" or
the more fashionable phone, digital assistant, tablet, etc.,
•in your pocket/purse/briefcase
called a "mobile
You are not alone.
But now is your time to come out of the technologically phobic closet.
As a Computer, Camera and Camcorder Coach,
I specialize in helping folks at any age and
from any educational background to find their way:
•through the technical maze
•without that personal anxiety.
My one-on-one coaching
guides you to:
•to get you there faster.
Call or email me today for an appointment,
and let's get started!
Your investment for a brighter future:
Computer Coach offers private sessions: $50/hour. Upshot: your advance payment reserves my time.
•No charge for my travel if you are within a 20 minute drive
of Mill Valley,
Not even in California nor the USA?
I also work long-distance, both nationally and internationally
•via phone, email
and video conferencing.
Video conferencing is a relatively simple thing to set up,
and can even save you bucks on my local travel expenses.
•Plus, it humanizes the learning experience:
As one of my clients exclaimed in astonishment, "Jim, it's like you are here, right in my living room!"