Current gig: Learning Technologist, University of Bristol
Current mobile devices: Galaxy S2
Current computers: Work – some subpar generic box, 2 screens though! Home Decent Laptop
What apps/software/tools can’t you live without? Doesn’t have to be tech.
Google+, google maps, the camera on my phone, my phone
What’s your workspace like?
Big desk 2 screens (I need 3!), small laptop for meetings, some post-its and despite my best efforts bits of paper
What’s your best life hack?
Cycle to work – its fun, its healthy and it the kind of exercise that you cant get out of (I have to go to work or I will get fired)
What’s your favorite to-do list manager?
Spreadsheet (tried and trusted)
Besides your phone and computer, what gadget can’t you live without?
What everyday thing are you better at than anyone else?
Explaining things in simple terms
What do you listen to while you work?
Nothing or TED talks
What are you currently reading?
The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett
What’s your sleep routine like?
Go to bed late, sleep like I dont have a care in the world, wake up early refreshed
Fill in the blank: I’d love to see ______ answer these same questions.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
For every event there are 3 versions
- what you think happened
- what they think happened
- what actually happened
You would be amazed how often that has helped 🙂
Is there anything else you’d like to add?
Be nicer to people, even the stupid ones, because we all have stupid days.