A new look for Unlikely Genius

A new look for Unlikely Genius

A couple of weeks ago I released my new improved branding for UnlikelyGenius. I love my business name and feel it absolutely represents me, but though I liked my old logo, I felt it no longer represented me and the business as well as it could. The font choice was too...
Improving your writing for learning

Improving your writing for learning

Writing is one area where we can have a great impact and make sure that the learning is inclusive for all. By refining how we write for learning experiences, it helps to reduce the cognitive load for the learner, makes the information easier to scan, helps make...
My experience of contributing to Communicator Magazine

My experience of contributing to Communicator Magazine

A few months ago I shared a blog post about having won the ISTC Communicator article of the year award, and in the latest issue, there is a bonus feature from me alongside my usual piece about eLearning. Here I discuss what winning this award meant to me....
2020: My Year in Numbers

2020: My Year in Numbers

As is customary at the end of the year, I have created a summary of my year in numbers (and cheating this time – a bit of extra text). I find this a great way of reflecting on what has happened, how far I have come, how business and extra life perks are coming...
24 days of Tip-mas

24 days of Tip-mas

A roundup of fab takeaways from the catastrophe that was 2020 2020 has been a disaster, we know this. But there was some joy and fabulousness to be found if you looked closely. Throughout December I shared my tips and discoveries in an advent calendar-like slow...
My ‘average’ working day

My ‘average’ working day

One question I have been asked a few times recently is “what is your average working day like?” And I have to say – there is no such thing for me. There are many self-employed folk who like to have one or two main clients and work solely on that contract until...