From the category archives:

New Technology

Tweet We have used infographics from our creative friends at http://www.maximillion.co.uk/event-management/social-superheroes-present-event-marketing before and this was one I really liked as it emphasises all the options you should be thinking through for marketing an event or anything else for that matter. Hope you enjoy it and thanks to Clare Maximillion for sending it to us.  

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Tweet One of the pluses that portfolo workers like to emphasise to more normal people (!) is that there is less and less job security around compared with the 20th century so it pays to have more than one egg in your paid work basket. A fascinating website that was sent to me recently attempts […]

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Tweet I have to admit that I am not exactly at the forefront of social media when it comes to furthering project opportunities. As I reported in my last post I have been working for much of the past year in writing a learning programme to help people to design a retirement that they love. […]

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Tweet This is a question I am asked regularly. My answers vary according to my mood and time of theĀ  year! One that I consistently use is the simple fact that I miss the ongoing contact with a ‘team’ of fellow workers. I can manage to recreate much of the social contact but I miss […]

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Tweet Trying to keep up with younger portfolio workers and one’s own children for that matter I welcome Saga’s recent free app which translates teenage slang into terms that I understand. It has the wonderful title of Wotever! I particularly liked the ‘powerpuff presentation’ as I have had to sit through too many of those […]

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Tweet We all have one. Many of us have more than one. This is your most effective way of delivering your brand every day. Are you making the most of it? Look at an article in Fast Company magazine that gives tips on now to maximise your band in this way. It certainly got me […]

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Tweet Most portfolio workers are also digital natives and live and work in a digital world more than most. It is interesting therefore to get Richard Harper’s take on this topic. Richard is a principal researcher at Microsoft. Note in particular his view that future communication will rely more than ever on the written word. […]

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Tweet Do you feel like these people? check out SHINE

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Tweet As Apple users – well, we both have Apple computers, iPads and iphones – we still do recognise that there really are other pieces of impressive kit out there and android devices are certainly making an impact recently. My attention was drawn to a US careers site that recently had a whole posting on […]

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