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The Rational Decision Maker, the Gratification Monkey and the Panic Monster!

The Rational Decision Maker, the Gratification Monkey and the Panic Monster!

Great title?  That’s thanks to Tim but more on that later. People, who know me, see me as being someone who’s ‘extremely organised’.  467 more words

Virtual Assistant

Motivational Monday or shall I say, Happy Tuesday; Claim your tweenties!

Motivational Monday or shall I say, Happy Tuesday; Claim your tweenties!

I’m back again with this week’s, Motivational Monday, or shall I say Happy Tuesday. 99 more words

TED Goes Corporate

It’s hard to escape TED these days. What began as an annual conference of ideas about technology, entertainment, and design (hence the acronym) is now the intellectual equivalent of kale: nutritious, oddly addictive, and part of the shared consciousness among a certain set. 1,078 more words

Leadership

"Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are"

From the 2012 TEDGlobal conference, Amy Cuddy highlights how body language not only sends important signals about your thoughts to other people, body language also shapes who you are.

Resources

What design means to you

Design worth doing, ideas worth spreading.

TED annual conference kicks off today April 24 2017 in Vancouver Canada. Hundreds and thousands of artists, designers and storytellers gather again for a week of great talks about technology, entertainment and design. 978 more words

Technology

Roll for Fortune

I’ve once again been rendered inadequate by xkcd.

It’s difficult for me to describe why it bothers me so much to see successful people giving talks about their good fortune, attributing it instead to hard work and trivializing the luck involved. 478 more words

Essays