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Gym Playlist

Gym Playlist

Photo:  Alora Griffiths on Unsplash Today I am sharing my gym playlist. This has kept me going through many early morning gym sessions and I hope you’ll find it motivating too! I’m always on the lookout for new stuff to listen to in the gym so please share any good tunes with me! Making new playlists isRead more about Gym Playlist[…]

Best of the Web – September 2018 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – September 2018 Link Roundup

The Character Who Made Me Love Brooklyn Nine-Nine Curious Kids: how does our heart beat? Joseph Campbell on Why Perfectionism Kills Love and the Pathway to Bliss in Romantic Relationships The Talent Myth: Are smart people overrated? Fear of Better Options (FOBO) is The Reason You Can’t Make a Tough Decision FTSE firms’ excuses forRead more about Best of the Web – September 2018 Link Roundup[…]

Best of the Web – August 2018 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – August 2018 Link Roundup

By practising parkour, Cairo’s female freerunners challenge social norms Rebels With A Cause – The all female motorbike squads tackling India’s rape problem The Amish understand a life-changing truth about technology the rest of us don’t The Trouble With Hollywood’s Gender Flips You Feel Like Shit Because You’re Drinking Your Morning Coffee Too Early The Media’s Failure to ConnectRead more about Best of the Web – August 2018 Link Roundup[…]

Best of the Web – April 2018 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – April 2018 Link Roundup

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa defied societal norms to climb Mount Everest: Nepal ‘needed a hero’ The Confidence Gap #deletefacebook My life as a fangirl made it impossible for me to find my real life soulmate Stinking Bishop: The story of Britain’s smelliest cheese involves monks, drunks, and endangered cows. These ants have evolved a complex system of battlefield triage andRead more about Best of the Web – April 2018 Link Roundup[…]

Best of the Web – March 2018 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – March 2018 Link Roundup

Decolonizing roller derby How many calories Olympians eat How ants build bridges using very simple rules Exercise can slow the ageing process – a professor explains how The Science-Backed Reasons You Shouldn’t Share Your Goals Nerve agents: what are they and how do they work? Video highlights of ‘Meet the Stemettes @ BAE Systems’ panelRead more about Best of the Web – March 2018 Link Roundup[…]

DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs

DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs

Insight Driven Design – Llara Geddes @the_llara Llara Geddes is Head of UX at Beauty Bay Wireframes ≠ UX Design gone wrong – A project for a big bank that had no empathy for the users. The idea was to provide resources for students and teachers. It had a great design that everyone loved butRead more about DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs[…]