Category "Personal"

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I produce a daily newsletter using Nuzzel. It features between four and 10 links to interesting reads from the past 24 hours.

I cover technology, politics, cultural shifts and more. It includes commentary about each link. As I’ve previously explained, it’s a great way to make sure I read and analyse lots of different material each day.

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Hit the North: I’m moving on from TNW

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Yes, it’s true. I’ve written about the whats and whys over on Medium, but here’s the crux of what I’ll be doing next:

“At the start of May, I’ll be joining Tech North to put my time where my mouth is and telling the stories that are currently going untold. I’ll be digging out the many success stories that the world needs to know about, highlighting issues that need addressing and making sure that no-one can ever say again that the North has nothing worth knowing about or they don’t know how to find out about the technology sector here.”

Read on… and don’t miss Tech North’s own announcement.

One month off

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From today, I’m starting a month-long experiment: can I ‘switch off’ from work entirely?

The Next Web recently introduced a ‘one month off after three years with the company’ policy. As I’ve been with the company more than three years, I’m going to take them up on it for the duration of February.

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