So far so good…

I’ve finished all my MSc coursework for the first two terms, with a running average of 74%, so I’m on course for a Distinction so far. The future remains littered with bananaskins, though: my final project will count for around a third of my overall grade. Plenty still to do.

I had butterflies in … Read more

Mind tricks to make group work more productive

We’re doing an MSc group project to come up with a design prototype. There’s six of us working together.

Last week we got stuck. We had a bunch of survey data and the results of some fairly fruitful brainstorming sessions. But we couldn’t decide what to do next.

The problem was that we suddenly … Read more