Work doesn't happen at work!
In a great TED talk, Jason Fried explains why work does not seem to get done at work. In short, the story goes like this: When you ask people where they go when they really need to get something done, you’ll get answers like “the kitchen”, “a plane”, “the coffee shop”, “the car” and so on.
For the 2018 staff conference my company set challenge for us to collect items that symbolises some of our thoughts around unlocking performance. in 10 teams of 10 we had to source the following items and present them in a creative way: Somethings Driven, Resilient, Optimistic, Helpful, Responsible, Self-Motivated, Positive, Focused, Patient, Courteous, Adaptable, Consistent.
Ramadan for Dummies
As a follower of the religion “Islam”, I am required to fast during the month of Ramadan every year, so that’s restricting myself from eating or drinking anything from dawn to dusk amongst other things. In this article I will summaries the main aspects of Ramadan in the hope that individuals with very little or no understanding of Ramadan can gain enough knowledge to appreciate their fellow muslim colleagues/friends/families etc.
PRINCE2 Project Management
PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environment) is a structured project management method based on experience drawn from thousands of projects - and from the contributions of countless project sponsors, Project Managers, project teams, academics, trainers and consultants.
Are you GDPR-ready?
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in over two decades, are you prepared for it? If the answer is no & you handle other people’s personal data, then you better get a move on...
Protect yourself from financial scams
The number of people falling victim to financial scams is increasing significantly year on year and the scammers are targeting people from all backgrounds, ages and income levels. Learn how you can protect yourself from falling victim to scams.
My first year of investing in the stock market
After much research & practice with fake money, I took a leap of faith and started investing in the stock market with real money form February 2017. It has been an exciting, challenging & at times frustrating experience for me.
10 Greatest Technology Quotes
The advancement of technology generally evokes a range of emotions in people from all walks of life. Some view technology as a great evil that slowly diminishes our humanity, while others view it as a way to bring the world closer together.
Should you hire a web designer?
Do you really need a Web Designer? With so many different options and paths to create a website, it can be challenging choosing the right one especially if you have very little knowledge in what it takes to build a fully functional responsive website.
Rohingya Crisis - World's most persecuted people
Rohingya Muslims are some of the most persecuted people of our time and there's hardly any mainstream media coverage of what's been going on so I created a presentation to educate people about the the suffering Rohingya Muslims are going through.
Uber ban, now what?
Unless you have been living under a rock the past week you would’ve heard about Transport for London’s (TfL) decision to not renew the operating licence of one of the most innovative Silicon Valley start-up, the ride-hailing taxi app ‘Uber'.
Share Dealing to achieve Financial Freedom
Most of us hate working but do so because without work we'll have no/limited money coming in. Wouldn't you love to have financial freedom? Sure you would - well it's possible to achieve through discipline & consistency.
Bitcoin - All you need to know
There’s been a lot of noise lately on the news about the cryptocurrency ‘Bitcoin’, especially around the high volatility of it. Is this an opportunity you should exploit?
OnePlus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S8
Is it time to upgrade you smartphone? If so, I suggest you check out my specs comparison of the top two current mobile devices available for you to choose from.
Investing in the Stock Market
With very low rates of interest/profit paid by banks for holding funds in a savings/current account (currently less than 1%), more people are turning to buying stocks/shares/equities with the hope of earning an inflation busting income.
OnePlus 5 vs iPhone 8 - What to expect
Summer this year will see the eagerly awaited smartphone release from two of the most ambitious device makers of today. Apple is set to release their 10th anniversary iPhone 8 and OnePlus will release their 5th device which is bound to be a 'flagship killer'.
MacBook Pro Alternatives (2017)
Apple released their latest MacBook Pro in September 2016 and ever since the device has been plagued with issues after issues. If you are considering switching to a windows laptop, find out which to buy.
Top 5 online brokers for buying shares
The rise of DIY investing has delivered a revolution in the way investors buy shares, investment trusts and funds - offering them huge savings and a big boost to their returns through online brokers.
Why your organisation needs a Document Management System
Your organisation produces a huge volume of documents everyday, the information they contain is the cornerstone of your companies success.
CES 2017 - My Top 5
Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of the biggest tech events of the year. Find out what are my top 5 announcements from the event.
Battle of flagships: iPhone 7 plus vs OnePlus 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7
I took the best smartphones from the competition that is currently in the market and put them head-to-head against the iPhone 7 plus.
5 best phone makers for fast android updates
Slow Android updates are one of the worst things about smartphones running the Android operating system. Fragmentation is a notoriously big problem for Android, and Google’s update system for Android is famously broken.