Remarkable 45-minute talk from Kathy Sierra at Mind the Product. She explains how willpower and cognitive effort come from the same pool—and suggests plugging “cognitive leaks” to help users achieve their goals while using our products. A master teacher at work. (watch on vimeo)
It’s almost a year since I organised #dareconf, the people skills conference. We’re back for a second year on 22-23 September, redesigned from the ground up—backstory if you’re interested—and I’m excited to show you the results. The pitch is “skills to help you work together”: Continue reading Take part in #dareconf—the people skills conference—from anywhere
In Episode 29 of the Together London Podcast, I talk to Indi Young about practical empathy. You can follow Indi on twitter @indiyoung.
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In Episode 28 of the Together London Podcast, I talk to Laura Grace about founding a business on passion. You can follow Laura on twitter @usherette and be sure to check out The Bathory.
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I distilled what I’ve learned organising #dareconf, the London Agile Content Meetup, and face-to-face workshops into two 90-minute live webinars on agile content and people skills.
You can attend online in July (details below). Update: you can now watch a 3-minute taster video and buy the recording for £90.
In Episode 27 of the Together London Podcast, I talk to Lee Bryant about humanising business and finding your people. You can follow Lee on twitter @leebryant.
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In Episode 26 of the Together London Podcast, I talk to Andy Paice about mindfulness and facilitation. You can follow Andy on twitter @natural_insight.
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