https://23researchthingscam.wordpress.com/2016/10/31/thing-10-communicating-complex-ideas/ The timing of this part of the course is good as I just saw this on Twitter from @glyndaviesmp (Conservative MP for Montgomeryshire) “Personally, never thought of academics as ‘experts’. No experience of the real world” This is a useful indication of the huge communication gulf that exists.
Things covered: Reddit , Wikipedia and Github I’ve not looked at Reddit before but my first impression is that its a good way of using up a lot of time. Wikipedia: I like the point made about the internal pressure to include citations to back up statements. I’d be interested to know if there is … Continue reading 23 Things: Thing 9 Alternative communities online
Something I do a lot. Especially now: beautiful new lab and office and I’m frozen with fear.. What if I never have a good idea again and cannot raise funds? Do I even really want this now? I should put some pictures up in my office and make it look lived in. Yesterday I locked … Continue reading Self Sabotage
https://23researchthingscam.wordpress.com/2016/10/14/thing-3-managing-your-online-identity/ I’ve just tidied up my linked in profile in response to this Looked myself up on the internet as suggested and it doesnt look too bad. Only relevant things are coming up Well I had never heard of https://haveibeenpwned.com/. Nothing much to report on that .