Over the past few months I have been working with Dorking community champion, Jacqui Hamlin, planning and organising our joint contribution to Mole Valley Arts Alive. And I’m happy to announce STEAMroom will be celebrating its inaugural series in September, October and November 2017. Science | Technology | Engineering | Arts | Maths Our Inspiration... Continue Reading →
Being invited to speak at TEDxDorking was a dream come true. A chance to share my insights and ideas on a well-respected global platform. Amazing. Then the doubt set in!! It wasn't the speaking that had got me in a spin. It was the content. Firstly, I convinced myself I didn't really have anything to... Continue Reading →
I am looking forward to working with another group of SEPnet physicists as part of the Enterprising Ideas Competition. We have teams signed up from institutions across the SEPnet consortium who are ready to learn, get innovative and possibly win some cold hard cash! It is great to be working with SEPnet again as I... Continue Reading →
Curious and creative... ... a philosophy for life ... my personal mantra ... the theme of this year’s Learning at Work Week. Learning at Work Week (LAWWeek) is an initiative from the Campaign for Learning designed to encourage, champion and celebrate learning in the workplace. This year it’s taking place between 15 and 21 May... Continue Reading →
I really enjoyed this RSA Animate piece by Dave Coplin as it resonates with my own views and experience of the world of work. Changing global demands, technological advancements plus evolving business models and careers aspirations mean how we work and consequently define our workplace also continues to change.
It's a week since I watched the BBC's debate on the Southern Rail strike action. Hosted by Jo Coburn, it brought together Mike Lynch of the RMT (The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers) and Charles Horton of GTR (Govia Thameslink Railway). Standing side by side you could feel the tension between them. ... Continue Reading →