Our STEAMroom experiment in 2017 was a great success on many levels... and a lot of fun. The montages we produced focused on the art, now it's time to celebrate the scientists who took centre stage. Firstly, a quick recap. Each STEAMroom brought a scientist from the University of Surrey together with a group of... Continue Reading →
I've been fortunate enough to have practiced my presentation skills on many different occasions; covering a range of subjects; with audiences large and small. Here, Slideshare style, are my 12 top tips...
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 →
Conversations with others can aid career development, innovation and help to keep our perspective fresh. You never know what you might learn or what new insights may be gained. Face-to-face networking at events is a good way to meet people. Just remember not everyone is always as professional and friendly as you 🙂 I hope... Continue Reading →
Networking face-to-face is a weird old thing. Meeting new people, reconnecting with others, sharing stories and conversations can help keep our perspective fresh. However, not everyone approaches it with an open mind and healthy spirit. Luckily I have had more positive networking experiences than bad ones. However, the bad ones were so bad I just... Continue Reading →