Category Archives: communications

These words sound technical and informed. But they mean nothing…

I’ve blogged on this before. Maybe the problem is getting worse. Today Josh Horwitz has written about the problem of ordinary people not being able to understand what internet companies actually do, because they use too much jargon. Nice to

These words sound technical and informed. But they mean nothing…

I’ve blogged on this before. Maybe the problem is getting worse. Today Josh Horwitz has written about the problem of ordinary people not being able to understand what internet companies actually do, because they use too much jargon. Nice to

Say what you mean

I like Attorney-General Chris Finalyson’s style. Even if he comes across as a curmudgeon in producing guidelines for people in his office about clear communication (as distinct from ‘around’ clear communication, LOL, see below), boy do I sympathise.  I have

Say what you mean

I like Attorney-General Chris Finalyson’s style. Even if he comes across as a curmudgeon in producing guidelines for people in his office about clear communication (as distinct from ‘around’ clear communication, LOL, see below), boy do I sympathise.  I have

Beyond the farm and the themepark

Sir Paul Callaghan I took a few notes at a wonderfully provocative address by the 2011 New Zealander of the Year and Alan MacDiarmid Professor of Physical Sciences at VUW. Callaghan asserts “we are 100% pure hype… the John Key

Beyond the farm and the themepark

Sir Paul Callaghan I took a few notes at a wonderfully provocative address by the 2011 New Zealander of the Year and Alan MacDiarmid Professor of Physical Sciences at VUW. Callaghan asserts “we are 100% pure hype… the John Key