Listen With Elmo…

A few years ago I had to give a presentation in which I was trying to get the point across that when giving/receiving tasks, people need to make more of an effort to: (1) Listen properly (2) Check understanding (3) Ask questions I discovered a really good anecdote for getting this message across and it […]

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KISS My Analogy…

During my training career one of the biggest things I myself have learnt is – Keep It Simple…Stoopid (KISS). When I was considering the content for this post, I cast my mind back to my first interview for an IT Trainer role. It turns out that is where my “keep it simple” philosophy was born. I […]

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One Way Or Another…

Murray Square in Tillicoultry was one of the first bus stations in Scotland. It was built and in use by 1931. Provost Thomas Murray donated the clock at the Moss Road end of the bus station. There are many fantastic images of the clock and when anyone who has ever lived in Tillicoultry looks at pictures […]

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What Is A Chromecast?

  Up until a few months ago I had no idea what a Chromecast was. It turns out to be one of the most brilliant devices I have used in recent years! I’ve previously tried many different methods of watching Netflix or YouTube on my main TV – which is not a SmartTV or this would […]

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