January 15, 2019

Be messy

Chad Dickerson’s words bare repeating: Maybe if we all gave each other the space to be complex people — not reduced to public perception, our..
December 28, 2018

Natural enemies

We have four natural enemies: fear, clarity, power, and old age. Fear, clarity, and power can be overcome, but not old age. Its effect can..
December 28, 2018

The Science of Thinking

How the brain works, how we learn, and why we sometimes make stupid. mistakes.
December 18, 2018

Find Your Freedom

This week we explore the give and take of freedom. Are we really free and is the freedom we do have, balanced?
December 18, 2018

Some Easy Life Math For You – Lifehack #001

How good are you with math? Here’s some easy life math for you.
December 14, 2018

Sometimes a fantasy

I found myself caught up in this debate on Reddit: AITA for taking husband’s sex doll to the trash? In this instance, I think the..
December 9, 2018

The durable stuff

I stumbled upon the “stock and flow” conversation again today. Quite timely really as I’ve been reevaluating where and on what I spend my time..
December 1, 2018

It’s time for a revolution in learning

Picked this up from Giovanna Lo Storto. I’m happy to be a part of the upcoming learning revolution. It’s definitely about time for one! ¡Viva..
November 30, 2018

Pause for a second.

Now scan the canon of your past. Now reflect: How has everything that has happened in your life led you to this precise moment in..
November 29, 2018

The biggest learning platform on the planet?

On my mind this morning is learning in a connected world and where e-learning 3.0 is going. One of the largest learning platforms in the..
November 29, 2018

Going down the Web 3.0 rabbit hole

Starting the day off in total geek-dom…reading up on the decentralised web and IPFS (InterPlanetary Files System. 🤯 — Clay Lowe (@soulcruzer) November 29, 2018
November 23, 2018

Catherine Nicholson dispels some of the myths surrounding virtual training

I’ve been interested in virtual training since the early days of Webex. The game has changed in the virtual training space and I was curious..
November 16, 2018

The happiness pill

‪I’ve been exploring this week the various angles we use to wiggle our way into happiness and try to create a system that makes happiness..
November 15, 2018

Getting back into the game

In anticipation of the video-making I’ll be doing in the near future with my learning design work, I thought I’d best brush off my video..
November 9, 2018

Some days it’s a real struggle

Some days it’s a real struggle deciding whether I want to go fast or go far.
November 6, 2018

Finding the sweet spot

The general advice is to find your passion and do that for a living. But you need to add a little bit more to the..
November 4, 2018

Whenever I feel stuck

One of my favorite tools to use when I’m feeling stuck and unable to make a decision about something, I turn to Robert Dilt’s Logical Levels...
November 3, 2018

They don’t want you to take the test

Nir Eyal posted this on Medium: How to achieve your goals by creating an enemy. I was going to flick on by it, but I..
November 2, 2018


This week, I’ve been working on a piece of self-paced e-learning for parents of children with special needs with my good friend Aimee Mann of..

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