A summer of work

Traditionally the summer holidays is one of the busiest times of the year for education IT teams, not because we have users to support (although the numbers using technology and requiring support throughout the summer continues to grow) – but because we get a unique opportunity to carry out works. Read more…

A non rant.

In the last 14 years I’ve found something I enjoy. Something that changes everyday, that makes an impact and that allows me to enjoy the company of some exceptional individuals who have taught me so much, and become life long friends When I post around my concerns and frustrations, it’s Read more…

A little rant.

Depending on when you ask me, I either love the buzz of the summer holiday and September, or despise it. Ultimately I must enjoy it to an extent to keep doing it, but there is no denying it’s getting much harder. I’ve talked before about the increase in technology in Read more…

Be nice.

When it comes to mental health, it’s about time we stopped just having special days, stopped having posters and badges and logos and actually do something to support all of us. Well-being is not just a chocolate bar from your boss. It is a long term reduction of anxiety inducing Read more…

2020.

I always enjoy reading the years in review for those people I follow online. I like the mix of professional and personal; and to see how they have got on – so I thought I would be unique, like them, and post mine. A lot of these blogs reviewing the Read more…

Time to Change

I suffer from Anxiety and Depression. I have done for some time now – a series of events including end of my marriage and other set backs has left me feeling things I never thought I would. I got a diagnosis last year after quite a bad time of things Read more…