When I started working with David Ferris in the late 1990s, since many of our clients were in America, I gave up my New Zealand English for American spelling. Even though I should go back to New Zealand English now, I prefer the American way of spelling many […]
I head to the United States at the end of next week, and will be presenting a custom version of the User Adoption Strategies Workshop at a client conference in Florida. Whenever I go away I allow myself a small budget to “experiment” with new ideas, new gear, […]
It looks likely that I’ll be in the United States for a client project at the end of April. The committed days will be Monday April 27 and Tuesday April 28. This means I will have some days available for other engagements – consulting or in-house workshops. Those […]
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There has been some discussion in the UK about making it easier for New Zealand and Australian citizens to enter the country, among other members of Commonwealth countries: During a debate in parliament at Westminster this week it was argued Europeans were being unfairly favoured over citizens from […]
As 2015 gets underway, how can I help you with your plans and priorities?
2015 is well underway, with various projects, conferences, and trips starting to take shape in my calendar. I am looking forward to working hard (and smart) in 2015, and I wish you every success as you start to plan your activities and contributions for the year ahead. I […]
I have had sit down desks forever, but there is an increasing level of noise / advice / advocacy about the idea of getting a stand-up desk or at least a sit-to-stand option. One approach is Varidesk, which provides an add-on that sits on top of your current […]
As my train rolls ever closer to Schipol airport this evening, cutting through green fields, traveling by some amazing looking homes, and trying to catch the sun sinking into the horizon, I realize there are only a few hours left of being in the Netherlands on this trip. […]
My time in Poland has come to an end. A few comments after leaving: 1. It was a privilege to visit Poland, and I was very grateful for the opportunity. While I only went outside on two of the four days I was there, and only spent one […]