Okay, Alexa/Google/Siri

As part of Digital Leaders Week in London, I was fortunate enough to attend a workshop with Capita on the use of chatbots and headless user interfaces in the public sector. So often we think of new technology in relation to the private sector. In this workshop, representatives from various backgrounds including housing councils, charities […]

An Ode to Mama

Mother’s Day is one of my favourite made-up “Hallmark” holidays of the year for several reasons. First, it reminds me to take time to appreciate how wonderful, strong, intelligent, and brilliant my own mother is. Second, in today’s sharing culture on social media, I get a glimpse of the genuine side of my friends’ lives […]

Musings 1

Reading the news this morning was an exercise in emotional stability. Russian ambassador killed in Turkey. A lorry purposefully driven into a Chriskindlmarkt in Berlin. A killing Switzerland. Children being evacuated from East Aleppo. Donald Trump officially winning the necessary electoral votes to become the president-elect.   2016 has dished out some truly horrifying and […]