Monthly Archives: September 2016

What’s in a name? The Shakespeare Authorship Conference, Manchester 2016

Every now and then I like to indulge my inner nerd and go to some sort of literary panel discussion or conference. So at the weekend I went to the Shakespeare Authorship Conference, held at the Manchester Central Library. I … Continue reading

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Looking for a new job? Don’t forget to put your best foot forward online too!

In this brave new world of constant online activity, it’s not enough to have a strong CV and a good interview technique; you need to have a professional online presence too. There is absolutely no point submitting a brilliant covering … Continue reading

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Sharing – what’s your line in the sand? Managing your Facebook privacy settings

Facebook is a wonderful thing, but understanding, and keeping up with privacy setting changes, can be hard. A friend of mine recently complained about her Facebook newsfeed and how it is filled with a someone-who-shall-remain-nameless’ constant brag posts; she didn’t … Continue reading

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