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  1. Posts Tagged ‘Resources’

  2. Getting good information online - the WIKI way


    Monday, January 28th, 2008

    The Internet is a gold mine of information. It is the resource many people now turn to when they need answers, ideas and to carry out various forms of research. (more…)

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  3. Free Software


    Thursday, January 10th, 2008

    The Free and Open-Source Software (FOSS) movement is gaining momentum at a rapid rate. Thousands of programmers around the world are responsible for the success of open source software projects. (more…)

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  4. Understanding yourself and the people around you


    Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

    I took part in a workshop session with my co-workers yesterday designed to tease out our psychological preferences - it was fascinating. The workshop session was intended to increase our self awareness and to better understand each others preferences to enable us to work better together. I found the process really worthwhile and would encourage others to delve in to the recesses of their minds to gain a better understanding of how they and others around them tick.

    An example of a personality type test is the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. It was developed during World War II, believing that a knowledge of personality preferences would help women who were entering the industrial workforce for the first time identify the sort of war-time jobs that would suit them.

    Have you done a personality preference test? Did you find it helpful? Or are you a sceptic?

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  5. Life hacks


    Monday, November 5th, 2007

    Lifehack.org is a website dedicated to life hacks.
    The phrase describes any hacks, tips and tricks that get things done
    quickly by automating, increase productivity and organising. Know of any other good sites like this one?

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