2020 has been an extraordinary year. Extraordinary in the true sense of the word in that it was "very unusual, special, unexpected, or strange" (Cambridge Dictionary. Available: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/extraordinary). Here where I live in New South Wales, Australia we welcomed 2020 while living under the threat of bush fires. My husband and I rang in the … Continue reading 2020 VISION: FAREWELL 2020 AND HELLO 2021
This footage is especially interesting now, during this time of COVID-19. Offices, restaurants, and roads are virtually empty. Humans are removed from the space and the spaces feel emptier: even more so because the reminders of human habitation remain. Stacked chairs, a salt lamp on a desk, an empty swimming pool.
It’s fair to say that the COVID-19 pandemic is causing everyone on the planet to innovate, fast. We are learning along with everyone else, and in the spirit of sharing knowledge we are releasing videos to help with the need we see in our communities. In this video we explain how to change your background … Continue reading Tech Tip: Changing your background in Zoom
Have you suddenly found yourself working from home and are struggling to be productive? I have a sneaking suspicion that with the onset of COVID-19 and hordes of people now forced to work remotely, there’ll be a huge drop in productivity globally. Working remotely can be a real challenge: you are alone, you’re in your … Continue reading Struggling to Work From Home? Five Productivity Hacks Based on Behavioural Science, Psychology and Personal Experience
I’m trying to create a beautiful space where high motivation meets the relaxed feel of lying at the beach. I think I’m almost there. I’ve been spending a lot of time at the beach these Summer holidays, and it’s been absolutely wonderful. Being with nature and off my phone has helped me reconnect with the … Continue reading A new kickstart: Get yourself into action