Monthly Archives: June 2013

Lesson 1: Computers are only as good as the person using them!

A tale… A shepherd was herding his flock in a remote pasture when suddenly a brand-new BMW advanced out of the dust cloud and pulled up beside him. The driver, a young man in a crisp suit and designer sunglasses, … Continue reading

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Make an impact on your learning materials – use free photos and icons

Having worked with a large number of colleagues over the years who develop learning materials, it comes as no surprise they have difficulties sourcing good examples of photos or icons to use in their learning materials, whether it is for … Continue reading

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Good use of time

My work as the administrative manager of CAPOD  is very diverse. Some tasks are large with very set deadlines and timescales i.e overseeing over 400 courses/workshops, preparing and delivering all promotional, marketing and induction packs, with leaflets and information numbering 1000’s. Collating and … Continue reading

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Team Building @ The Burn (Edzell)

CAPOD welcomed the opportunity to be involved in the planning and faciliation of a team building Away Day for the Department of Geography & Sustainable Development, on 7th May 2013. The magnificent venue (The Burn near Edzell), and glorious weather … Continue reading

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