Embedding a live Twitter search in Keynote 09

Sometimes a simple idea strikes you whilst planning a presentation. This time it was: Why can’t I embed a live Twitter search in my slides? Although I never used the functionality, it turns out it was entirely possible to do this in versions of Keynote before Keynote 09 using ‘Web View’. Gah. Typical. Undeterred, I […]

Twitter is not the best CPD you’ve ever received.

I see this a lot: Someone is demoing Twitter. They ask their network why they use Twitter. People respond “it’s the best CPD I’ve ever received” No. It’s. Not. It might be the best Continual Professional Stimulation (CPS) you’ve ever received but development is more than getting a bunch of ideas. Development is: [The] act […]

#newleaders is #movemeon for… guess who?

I know I usually post about design and infographics on Saturdays, but this is a time-delimited thing that I need to get people involved with ASAP! Remember #movemeon, the crowdsourced book with tips for teachers that was such a success last year? Well, there’s a new one for leaders, being headed-up by @tombarrett and @stuartridout. […]