Sharing documents with colleagues is a fairly seamless process these days. Much more challenging is moving beyond sharing and on to real (even real-time) collaboration. If you have ever collaborated on a document or presentation you will know the problems associated with keeping track of the latest version, particularly if two (or more) people work […]
This is a basic guide for converting an EndNote database format file to Microsoft XLS or XLSX (Excel).
Converting from EndNote to MS Excel is a far from trivial task as there is no single agreed standard database format for storing academic references. In addition, author fields can have single or multiple authors and this […]
Today I am at the LSE Future of Academic Impact Conference.
Follow the conference on Twitter at #lseimpact
The main conference room is pretty full with about 350 people expected to attend. Obviously it is an issue touching the hearts of academics. There are also a number of breakout sessions. First […]
For most academics, reference management software is an essential element of their tool kit and performs a number of important roles. When I started writing academic works, a pen and a typing service were coupled with a new technology called Post-its to create copy. How quickly things have moved on. The development of electronically searchable […]
Decent advice “Leaders would be well-served to find common ground, provide recognition, be open with information and be authentic.” flip.it/iIcagr
RT @urbanthoughts11 1970: One more lane will fix it. 1980: One more lane will fix it. 1990: One more lane will fix it. 2000: One more lane will fix it. 2010: One more lane will fix it. 2020: ? pic.twitter.com/NjS1IPORG2 via @avelezig
Where is your organisation in this evolution and what are the implications? linkedin.com/pulse/what-dom…
Purpose in organisations. Only important if you think having people on board matters ;-) hbr.org/2019/11/why-ar…
The capacity to embrace meaningful inquiry, debate, and reflection being the hallmark of healthy organisations. The antithesis of centralised control. twitter.com/gdruckerforum/…
Insightful reflections on the unintended consequence of constructed measurement systems. twitter.com/lseimpactblog/…
Cracking version of Bob Marley’s one love in sign language. youtu.be/TNQ7-NybIvk