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Test Master S1:E1

In Taskmaster (the TV show) celebreties are rated on solving challenges. At Test Bash Manchester 2020 the participants got a challenge too. A good interactive challenge, where you had to… 281 more words


Forced Marriage

New team, new challenge! I re-read the pitch from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) again and centred myself to a whole new topic (from group work assessment to forced marriage (FM) – phew I almost got a whiplash!). 550 more words

Wicked Problem?

Policy Enigma: Wicked Problems and Thinking in Wholes

The article Tackling wicked problems : A public policy perspective provides a comprehensive acknowledgment of the complexity of many of the “wicked” problems that large organisations (not just governments) face in negotiating the facts of reality as they are (i.e. 161 more words


Thorny issues

Rose hips dot the Central Otago hills, punctuated by rabbits. Both are surplus to requirements and very hard to control. How to manage them is a long term, difficult and costly problem that we have had relatively little traction on since we realised that, in our manipulation of our environment, we have made some significant mistakes. 1,152 more words

COVID-19: Our Wicked Teacher

Murderous Sneeze
I’m standing on platform 1 at Bristol Temple Meads Station. A young woman nearby sneezes into her hand. The train pulls in and she gets on ahead of me gripping the handrail by the carriage door – with the sneeze hand. 951 more words


A UX process for Architecture: Rendition 1

Design is marvellous: it’s simultaneously simple and complex. One of my early ideas for this project was to define a base design process, as a reference point of exploring how architects might integrate UX processes. 1,314 more words