Yearly Archives: 2013


Three “new” things for 2014! 2

It’s that time of year when everyone starts to make new years resolutions. Clearly we all want to do things better, or differently, especially if there’s a gain to made somewhere along the line, albeit a personal or organisational one. I guess, if I was to have a new years […]


Do we “get” social? 2

As usual, most of my thoughts stem from something. In a lot of cases, they stem from something that someone else says, and in this case, it was no different. Yet again, it was a tweet from Craig Taylor(@craigtaylor74) that was guilty this time: Is there anybody out there who […]


Social media for education management

Within the UHS Training and development management team we have a wealth of knowledge on all different subjects. There are experts in clinical skills, personal development, management and leadership skills, and everything in between. For this reason, it’s quite rare to find something which so many of them know so […]


Maybe it (Tin) Can after all….

For anyone who read my previous blog on Tin Can API (Tin Can’t), you’ll know I was mildly lost on the concept. It’s actually quite funny looking back on that blog post – and how much my own perceptions have changed in the past seven months. So, previously my issue […]


GOSH Learning Innovations Conference

After a quick introduction from Cat Oxley, Donald Taylor (@DonaldHTaylor) took to the stage to begin the first Great Ormond Street Hospital Learning Innovations Conference. As I’ve become used to from Don (it’s been a few years since I last heard him talk – but the content is always of […]


Thoughts on induction – reflecting and preparing 1

Last week I travelled to Brighton for a meeting with Andy (@andy_costello), Lars (@larshyland), Andrew (@mrdownes) and Elly (@ellaguru78) at Epic. The purpose of my meeting was to talk about what I wanted to achieve in the next 6-9 months. Aside from all the other stuff I need to do, […]