When Sharan Dhaliwal first heard the words ‘self care’, she thought “oh cool, pedicure and mimosa day right?” But she's since learnt what to do to take better care of herself.
This is a regular event that brings together consumers and producers of open data services. The data and search team were there and they've blogged about the event and why open data should be a dialogue, not a broadcast.
We recently completed a very short discovery on research briefings. We interviewed 33 people and here's what we found.
Lois Jeary, a Hansard reporter, recently did some outreach at a local school. She talks about how it went and how Hansard isn't your typical job at Parliament.
Everyone hates meetings. But meetings don’t have to be your nemesis. Joe Strawson offers some advice on how to make meetings better.
The user research team are a busy bunch so how do they decide where to focus their time? Steve Bromley explains what these teams look like in Parliament and why user researchers support them.
Today is National Mentoring Day, set up to raise awareness and promote the positive benefits of mentoring. Gemma Rogers has been seeing a mentor, Louise, for the last few months. Here they blog about their experiences of mentoring.
Mat Noe works with people data. He talks about what happened to this data during this year's general election and what we learnt from it.
House reporter, Charlie Browne, talks about Hansard's postgraduate diploma in parliamentary reporting and how it equips new reporters for a job like no other.
Content is king. But what does that mean? And what is surface content? Elisabeth Ward explains how to create quality content.