7 ways to Make Microphones Great (or just better)

I had just started my talk and only the front row (of about 50) were laughing at my opening joke. The others couldn’t hear it, because unfortunately for them, my microphone was still off. The AV team rushed to me, mortified. They’d forgotten to switch my microphone on before I […]

This year I’m becoming a builder

For me, 2014 was all about focus. I drastically cut the number of projects I was working on and roles I was performing. I dropped extras and was extra discerning about what I spent my time doing. Living a pared back life and dedicating myself to just a few things […]

5 ways technology can make train travel less of a nightmare

In the UK we’ve had a railway system since 1825. We’ve had electricity on trains for ages now and I remember noticing wi-fi on trains round about 2010 (or possibly earlier). Though I wouldn’t quite call the existence of trains a miracle, I do appreciate the fact that they run, […]