As we continue easing our way into 2019 the media cycles through its annual New Year New You, a litany of advice on: dieting, saving, relationships, and decluttering your life, amplified this year by the new Netflix series on Marie Kondo’s approach to sparking joy through tidying. A few years ago I saw ‘The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up’ glimmering upon the bookshop shelves. Could it be true? Were the long-awaited cleaning spells from fairy tales shared? Did the book hold enchantments to chant while circling widdershins in the moonlight? Alas, the illusion was soon dispelled. Though charming, the underlying KonMari method is one familiar to information professionals. One of our specialist…
SO proud of the Unicorn Girls my group of mentees (alongside our wonderful coach, Koky)… they today finished their Donut Worry submission, being their mobile app developed for Tech Girls 2017. Learn more about uber-dynamo Dr Jenine Beekhuysen’s Tech Girls Movement (partnered with the global Technovation curriculum) Try the app – Donut Worry Below-linked is the Unicorns’ ‘pitch’ for the app: The Ancient Greeks had the Oracle of Delphi. We have Don of DONUT WORRY. Let me call him…
The Tech Girls Movement was founded by the inspiring Dr Jenine Beekhuysen with whom I co-organised the Brisbane 10th anniversary celebration of the Geek Girls Dinners in August 2015, and again organised a careers of the future event with Amazon in 2016 held at Technology One HQ.