Binge writing

My new job means that I’ve gone from just spending all day blogging, social media-ing, and replying to emails/messages, to actually having a more rounded marketing role again, circa my job four years ago. Read more →

Why I hate the ‘get more women in tech’ thing

Not long ago I saw an advert for an event the National Videogame Arcade was hosting.

I love that place. It’s practically a second home to me, and I have a lot of great memories of events there. It’s a place my local friends love to go to, and my friends from other cities love to visit. So imagine my surprise when I realised that 90% of my gaming friends couldn’t come to this event with me, because they don’t have vaginas.

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Mental adjustments, work edition

After largely working in the same niche for five years,1 adjusting to new stuff has been interesting.

In fact, I didn’t really think it was going to be that different. After all, developers are developers, right? B2B (business to business) is B2B, right? The web industry is the web industry, right?


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  1. Freelance clients excepted

How to host a barbecue like Jenni and Joe

1. Realise that a couple of your friends are coming to visit for the weekend. Google the weather. Decide to host BBQ.
2. Get distracted with a tangential discussion about whether is a useful addition to humanity or not.

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