Category: Michael’s Happenings

Just 10 Days

Last week I was in Europe, delivering three workshops and speaking at a conference. It was a whirlwind of a tour, and while definitely a privilege to be there, has taken this week to recover from being away. Here’s what I did while away, and what I learnt […]

A Week in Europe – June 24 to 28

On Friday I will be starting another trip to Europe. It’s become something of an annual pilgrimage (sometimes more often than that), and for this year the first trip just about to start. After waiting for this week to come for months, it is finally here … and […]

Welcome to 2013

Welcome to 2013 – I hope you have had a great start to the New Year, wherever you have been. And I wish you every success in the coming year. With it being the middle of summer here in New Zealand, I have enjoyed a four week annual […]

See You in the New Year

I’m on annual vacation until January 14. It’s been a great year, and now it is time to share a few wonderful weeks with my family. If you have a book order, please place it as normal … and I’ll ship it out as normal. Until next year […]

United States in late January 2013

I’ll be in the United States in late January 2013. My anchor event is IBM Connect 2013 from January 27-31 in Florida; I’ll be attending as an industry analyst for the second year running. I have some days available for consulting and workshops while I’m in the United […]

It's Time to Go Home

This morning I started the 40 hour journey from Brussels back to my home in New Zealand. I’ve been on the ground here for almost a week, having arrived in London on Saturday night last week. Sunday was a day of rest (although I walked for most of […]

That's My Mum!

My Mother is awesome. Here’s a review of a recent seminar she gave in New Zealand, by someone who had not met her before: “Sitting in the back of the seminar room in Wellington, New Zealand, at the recent 2012 Australasian Religious Press Association conference, I was unsure […]

Six Weeks Until Europe

In six weeks I’m heading to Europe for a user adoption workshop, and a couple of conferences. I’ll be on the ground for five working days, and my schedule is as follows: – Monday October 1 – London, for the Developing a Social Business User Adoption Strategy, in […]