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Heading home

It’s been richly rewarding experience living in Silicon Valley for the last year and a half, but due to various factors I’ve decided to head back home to Australia and …

Preparing for your presentation

Presentations used to terrify me. I remember stressing for days about having to give a 3 minute presentation in high school about a topic of my choice. I chose “ghosts” …

Good reads

Some books I’ve read that I found useful in my career and my life. The Logic of Failure: Recognizing And Avoiding Error In Complex Situations (Dietrich Dörner) One of my …

How I became a programmer

And now for something completely different. Head on over to Medium to read my short tale of how I became a programmer. It was a truly spiritual journey, involving dancing …

Introducing Speak Easy

I’m delighted to announce that I have agreed to be a regional patron for Speak Easy – a program designed to increase diversity in tech conferences through dedicated conference spots, mentoring and …

Actually moving to San Francisco

For reals this time! Yes in June I’ll be moving from London to San Francisco. I’ll still be working at Google in much the same role, I’m just moving desks …