How do you get better feedback?

When it comes to producing data visualisations or media content, the feedback that I receive varies depending on the context and subject. I would have people say "I like how you've written this paragraph" or others would say "This viz needs a complete revamp, I don't like it at all." That's all well and good … Continue reading How do you get better feedback?

Chris Packham’s Asperger’s and Me – Lessons learned

Over 25 million people worldwide have been diagnosed on the autistic spectrum, which can vary from a range of diagnosis within autism. On Tuesday 17 October 2017, there was a documentary shown on BBC Two about naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham who has Asperger's Syndrome. This is something very personal and close to my heart, knowing that I have … Continue reading Chris Packham’s Asperger’s and Me – Lessons learned

Developing effective ways of training new skills for individuals

Last week, I trained my best friend in website development and management. What struck me was how individuals have different ways of learning whether that would be visual, auditory or kinaesthetic. It got me thinking about my approaches to training and developing new skills for individuals. I must admit, the way that I trained a … Continue reading Developing effective ways of training new skills for individuals