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Reverse Mentoring

I’ve come across so many digital natives, and so many executives – each who could help the other. It’s difficult to set aside the time to build a long-term mentoring relationship let alone getting out and finding the perfect mentor/mentee who is also available. So I’m applying a typical ‘Digital Native approach’ and asking everyone […]

What to do when your newsfeed is full of clickbait and fake news

That simply can’t be true! I have caught myself thinking this over and over, more and more often recently. Fake news stories and unbelievably stretched headlines encourage me to find out what the actual story is by clicking. Yep, I’ll admit it… I’m guilty… I am regularly sucked in by click-bait of a certain sort. The sort […]

Dell Inspiron 11

Donated Dell

This brand new laptop is looking for a new home with a young girl who codes and would otherwise not have access to a computer. Recently a client of mine had to buy this as an emergency laptop when they were out of town and their everyday laptop had a hardware failure. It’s been used […]

How much time do password managers save?

Are you curious about getting started with a password manager? Sure they can securely save your password for you. There’s also a bit of talk about them saving time. Does a password manager really save you time? After all you have to keep signing in to the password manager to get your other passwords right? […]

What does the Yahoo breach mean for New Zealanders

That’s right, It’s only happening more and more often. There’s been another massive data breach. This time Yahoo has been hit, with around 500 million accounts compromised. It’s not clear how long the information has been out and about, however it sounds like the initial breach happened in 2014! Unlike a traditional set of keys, […]

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ITx Wellington 2016

This last month has been full of travel and conferences! There was the WWGSD unconference and then ITx 2016 – a conglomeration of 12 tech conferences over 3 days that really was great to attend. I got up on stage for ITSMF and banged on about how important it is to do a digital review, […]

Campfire at Tatum Park, Levin

WWGSD an Unconference

I had such a great time at WWGSD, it was a fantastic event and I hope that it is run again so that others can experience it. It really is rare to have an event with such amazing diversity of people – I cant remember any other event or place that I (a card-carrying technophile) […]

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Is my profile photo Ok?

Have you been wondering about your profile photo? Perhaps you’ve been asking yourself if your profile photo is ok? Chances are you’ve got no photo, an old photo or something you quickly cropped down that you thought looked quite nice at the time. Your professional profile photo might be hosted on websites other than your […]