Category: Timeline

Burn Out Is Real

I’ve had my own experience with burn out and ever since then (3 years ago) I’ve put extra emphasis on building a team around me.  This stuff is real. Anyone, everywhere needs to learn how to manage their workload.  With the digital 24/7 world it is an increasingly important skill. Here is a burn out

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Decision Journals

There seems to be a journal for everything these days. Here’s one designed to help you through the process of making decisions.  An interesting idea that I’m logging here for future reference. View The Decision Journal. For those that don’t want a journal, there’s an article and a PDF template too.

Ethical Events Software

This Tweet has been making the rounds over the weekend.  At MoT we use Tito, which we’ve always been happy with.  The team behind it have always been super proactive and supportive. I’ve also been aware that Eventbrite (I refuse to link to them!) bought Lanyrd a few years back and since then Lanyrd has

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I’ve been paying more attention to the term ‘meritocracy’ after I read the book Technically Wrong.  The guy (Michael Young) who coined the term meant it as satire. As with many things these days, we need to be careful, rethink and recreate what we know. The man who coined the word four decades ago wishes

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Being Open About Motherhood

I’m finding it interesting that women (not necessarily mothers) are starting to reach out and thank me as I start to be more open about motherhood and how I balance things with my family.  Mostly the comments are thanking me for being open about things and showing how things can be done in a different

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Notecard system

I’ve started experimenting with my own note taking system.  It’s too early to share specifics, so far I’ve been taking notes the past few weeks and dumping them into a pile.  I expect to revisit them at some point to start organising them into something useful for my ongoing projects and ideas. Here’s an interesting

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