The Incredible i Show

008 Jim Buck: Training the next generation of IBM i experts

August 15, 2021 Season 2 Episode 8
The Incredible i Show
008 Jim Buck: Training the next generation of IBM i experts
Show Notes

008 On today’s episode we have teacher extraordinaire Jim Buck.  Jim is a speaker, an IBM Champion, the CEO and co-founder of imPOWER Technologies, past president of WMCPA (that’s a good story) and has the co-authored several IBM i books with Bryan Meyers.  Everyone in the IBM i community knows Jim Buck and if you don’t, you’ve been living under a rock.  AND let’s not forget, he is a world-class sailor and instructor.  

Jim’s contact information and social:
Email: [email protected]
Cell:  262-705-2832
Twitter:  @JBuck_imPower
imPOWER Technologies

One incredible Th(i)ng!  Products, gadgets, recipes, music or things we are loving right now.
 
Tony's picks for this week:
Tony's is unwinding after a long day with a new video game Death’s Door which isn’t as bad as the name sounds.   

Peg's pick for the week:   
Hitting the lake with her new inflatable paddle board from FB Sport.

Jim’s pick for the week:
Spending time with family and sailing on Lake Michigan his 1977 C&C 2 sailboat. 

Upcoming Events:
POWERUp21 October 4-6 in Virginia Beach, VA.   This event is LIVE onsite and simulcast over the web.  Discount hotel rates available for the weekend before or after the conference.    Bring the family for a little beach time and don't forget to pack your swimsuit!

This episode is sponsored by...

COMMON
https://www.common.org/home
Midrange Dynamics Change Management Software - Built for IBM i modernization!
https://www.midrangedynamics.com/
 
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