Archive for June, 2005

The Speakers – @media2005

Sunday, June 12th, 2005

I have already given my account of the conference as a whole and thought I would write a bit more on some of the speakers and what I learnt from them. (more…)

My First Conference – @media2005

Sunday, June 12th, 2005

I had mixed emotions as the days got nearer to @media. I knew that I would enjoy each of the presentations and that I would come away knowing more than before, but because I am not much of a mingler I was worried that I would be sat on my own for the coffee breaks and that there would be empty seats around me during the presentations. How wrong could I be? (more…)

London Calling

Monday, June 6th, 2005

There were many reasons why I thought I didn’t want to work in London. I think it was mainly fear of the unknown, yes I’d been shopping in London but I’d always had someone who knew how to get places and knew how The Underground worked. I thought that working in London would mean 1 and a half hours of commuting misery where I’d get lost and probably mugged. (more…)