• Three Is The Magic Number

    A overview of my time in technology. I try to treat a lot of my career and personal development much like I would a technical iteration. I conduct retros, plan my work, try to put it in workable manageable chunks and tackle one thing at a time. To some degree...


  • Creating & Maintaining Impactful Dashboards Part Three

    Danger Signs of Dashboarding - Times to make a change. We have covered what needs to be covered on a day-to-day aspect of working with dashboards. This series so far has explored the conversations in creation and maintenance of dashboards. What we haven’t explored are the signs that a dashboard...


  • Creating & Maintaining Impactful Dashboards Part Two

    Getting the most out of your dashboards on a day to day basis - Continuous Maintenance. In Part One of this series of posts Creation of impactful dashboards we covered what a dashboard is, and some tips on what to do when thinking about creating a dashboard. In this section,...


  • Creating & Maintaining Impactful Dashboards Part One

    Creation of impactful dashboards The earlier blog post Who Needs Dashboards? explored different types of dashboard in a business and why dashboarding is important. It also explored how dashboarding increases transparency and communication in a business, and the benefits of this. This series of posts will cover some hints and...


  • What's up in Nott's?

    Nottingham's excellent tech scene and offerings. Nottingham is a great place to be in tech, and not only because of the brilliant businesses and projects see the Tech Nation report from last year. It has a fantastic community and culture, as well as events and experiences to enjoy. Here is...


  • Changing your Google Adverts

    Improve your online life. Change your targeted ads. Why this might be helpful Google enables you to change your targeted adverts so you can indicate what you do and don’t want to see. There are numerous reasons why I think this is and amazing feature. First, there is gender targeted...


  • Who Needs Dashboards?

    An overview on the different forms of dashboards, what they are useful for and for whom. What is a dashboard? Dashboarding is part of the instrumentation portion of monitoring. The main purpose of a dashboard, no matter its type, is to enable the ability to quickly process information that a...


  • Implementing Instrumentation For Business Need

    A proposed approach on how to make the most of instrumentation, and how to unite the development and business overview of products. Mostly opinion, but this has been applied at work to test the theory. Monitoring is an expansive topic which I have gained a strong interest in this year....


  • Goodbye WIT & Thank You

    A look back at my time founding and organising Women In Tech Nottingham after handing over the reigns Women In Tech Nottingham had it’s first event in April of last year. It had taken months of discussions with sponsors, venues, organising social accounts, meeting potential speakers, getting advice from current...


  • NDC Oslo 2017

    A summary of my time as a volunteer at NDC Oslo 2017 How it began After having a brilliant time volunteering at NDC London earlier this year blog post here I snatched the chance to volunteer at Oslo. Moreton and I booked our flights and hotel, packed our bags and...