Back at the Ranch

Things have been a bit quiet at work on usual activities.  There have been other things on the agenda. The VC has announced serious planned changes.  UCTL to be broken into several chunks, splitting Teaching and learning policy from operational (ie academic development), moving Institutional research into another section away from Academic development, putting the Read More …

Too many unfinished thoughts . . .

We have been really busy with the Moodle trial.  I have compiled my wish list of features here. I have so many things on the go . . .        Enough for 10 or more posts. LEARNING DESIGN: We have had the launch or akoaoteroa.ac.nz There is a Learning designers community starting there sometime. I’d like Read More …

GTD (3)

Stuff is the problem What is stuff?  All those things that are left unfinished, half through through, embarked on then dropped; Things that need fixing, replacing, maintaining, tidying, finding . . . Projects you may or may not do.  Books and papers. . . .   (you get the idea) Adapted from the 43 Folders blog: Read More …

GTD (2)

This is much later than I intended for a Part Two.  There is much more of a psychic challenge than I ever thought possible.  Dave Allen has talked about this in one of the podcasts done with Merlin Mann.  Someday Maybe.   This basically says “Give yourself plenty of time to come to grips with Read More …