WHO IS LAURA WALKER MCDONALD? "Brand yourself as knowledgeable in the thing you want to work on, it would help you go where you want to go." Why do large multilateral organizations require long, online registration processes for organizations that apply for RFPs, when a … [Read more...] about TOR078 – SIMlab foundation with Laura Walker McDonald
WHO IS EVERT BOPP? " Sometimes all you have to do to help is to get there and do a good job, then people would see that what you did works, and they will come around" Evert Bopp is a self-described "low-flying Dutchman" who has made Ireland his home. After 15 years in commerce- … [Read more...] about TOR029: Disaster Tech Lab With Evert Bopp
WHO IS TIMO LUGE? "I have not recommended shutting down Facebook pages. I have advised, however, to shut down YouTube comments" Timo Lüge is a Communications and Advocacy Consultant working mainly for UN agencies, NGOs and the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement. He has been … [Read more...] about TOR026: Communications And Advocacy With Timo Lüge
How Well Are You Telling Your Story? Many people in the humanitarian aid and development sector believe fervently in the work they are doing. They want to save the children, help build homes for earthquake victims, work in the Ecuadorean cloud forest collecting data on climate … [Read more...] about How Well Are You Telling Your Story?
In a previous life I did a lot of work in the technology sector, and I had the opportunity to hear a lot of technology stories, usually after a few glasses of wine. And what I’ve found out over the years as well is that other people quite enjoy hearing my technology stories, also … [Read more...] about People Management: There Isn’t an App for That