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  • PDF 400×400 Challenge

    PDF 400×400 Challenge

    Article | News | Recent work

    21st September 2020

    Living in Plymouth (Devon, UK) it’s been pretty hard to miss all the talk about Mayflower in the past few years...

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  • Ten not out

    Ten not out

    Article | News

    28th July 2020

    A quick search on Google reveals that a lot has changed in ten years. Things we consider ubiquitous in our lives now weren’t even things. A world without iPads, Alexa or Instagram. Netflix is still operating with DVDs. Welcome to 2010.

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  • Helping From Home

    Helping From Home

    Recent work

    3rd June 2020

    COVID-19 has affected us all in different ways. For a charity with operations that exclusively take place within schools, encouraging students to work in teams and build contact with external causes, the closure of schools and subsequent lockdown meant their whole modus operandi was turned on its head, very quickly indeed!

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  • The Simplicity Illusion – The Sequel

    The Simplicity Illusion – The Sequel


    27th May 2020

    Is simplicity really all it’s cracked up to be? Does it have to be so highly revered and prioritised? Is it really the key to good communication? I guess it depends what you mean by simple.

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  • The Simplicity Illusion (2015)

    The Simplicity Illusion (2015)


    13th May 2020

    This is an article I wrote in April 2015. I'd experienced a situation that got me thinking about the perils of leaning on simplicity and, having revisited the subject for a new article to be published this week, I thought it'd be worth moving the old article over to the Upshot journal for ease.

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  • We keep it real

    We keep it real


    10th October 2019

    It is with great disappointment and a very heavy heart that I must announce (and accept) that I am not, and may never be, a rock star.

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