The remote working world

The remote working world

Welcome to the remote working world.  Welcome to my world.  As a self-employed consultant I have spent the last five years spending the majority of my time working from home.  The current situation is therefore business as usual for me.  I manage my time as need be,...
Desperate times

Desperate times

 We are currently going through some desperate times.  In fact it is apparently so bad here that my cat Don has resorted to drinking from the toilet! Joking aside we are indeed going through some difficult times, especially if you are someone with a preexisting...
Yes I love PowerPoint

Yes I love PowerPoint

I have recently seen a number of articles on the death of PowerPoint or how terrible PowerPoint is and I just had to counter with … I love PowerPoint!  PowerPoint is an amazing tool to support presenters or present insights in a more visually appealing way that...
Mobile reception – not all there

Mobile reception – not all there

Last week I read with great joy that the big mobile networks and the UK government are finally going to try to improve the mobile phone networks in rural parts of the UK. Rather shockingly 1/3 of the UK has patchy or non-existent mobile reception!   Unbelievable....

Monday motivation

One of my main activities at the moment is supporting clients set up and run Reverse Mentoring programmes.  As part of this one of the things I do is lead and support groups of Mentors, many of them digital natives, and part of this includes building and driving an...