I’m following the arguments surrounding ISO 29119 with interest. It seems right up my employer’s street and I’ll be utterly unsurprised to find that someone in our practice has decided to shackle us to it once it emerges. Once my current project draws to a close I’ll considering my options. I think I need somewhere […]
Does ‘best practice’ stifle innovation? Those of us that work for large organisations are often lumbered with having to work with whatever processes the higher ups have decided is best. I thought this article was very interesting.
Privatised healthcare makes it more expensive – and less effective – for everyone. The NHS is not perfect but don’t let political ideologues muck it up beyond repair
https://plus.google.com/108767287305042851121/posts/NzA45JERUDm This is a test to see how well Google+ posts can be shared with WordPress. So far I’m not impressed. As much as Flickr is annoying me with its removal of certain features (especially the removal of the post to WordPress feature) it is a much better starting point for hosting images for sharing […]
Ruby drew this
One of my favourite writers finds a particularly difficult nail and hits in squarely on the head in his most recent article, and asks a questions that will be sure to have Daily Mail readers choking on their Nescafé: Today, in the political discourse of the west, it is almost unthinkably hard to ask a […]
Rufus is a proper shot in the arm for the NHS (see what I did there?). Hope this provides enough impetus to the opposition to STOP the sell-off of the NHS
Love this. My work aren’t /that/ bad but you do wonder at some of the wildly optimistic assumptions that emerge from contract discussions.
Four today, a photo by rutty on Flickr. I don’t know how this is possible – seeing as Ruby’s birth seems so recent – but out gorgeous little girl is four today. Four! One more year and she starts school. She is a complete treasure and is turning out to be a funny, intelligent, beautiful […]
It’s left out a gate. Rubbish (Also, the images above don’t seem to be appearing for me. Click through to Jerry Coyne’s site to see them. Amazing and mysterious)