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From time to time, I'm asked to talk to larger groups. Where that's an evening
event close to our base that doesn't mean I have to take a day off training I'm usually
happy to oblige. Longer distances, and weekday / daytime events also catered for, but
on a commercial footing.
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|4284||Talk and walk to promote train service - Melksham Carnival|
This Saturday - 12th July - at Well House Manor on Spa Road. A gathering of TransWilts users and supporters. Social from early afternoon, talk on Melksha's Railway - the Wilts, Somerset and Weymouth - at 4 p.m., and then we'll all go down to "The Avon" to walk in the Melksham Carnival parade and ...
|3834||Geekmas 2012 - celebrating open source languages such as Perl, PHP and Python|
STOP PRESS / 29th October Sadly, this weekend has turned out to have been a poor choice for many of our friends, and we've decided not to have a specific Geekmas weekend this year.
Past delegates are always welcome - VERY welcome to come and stay with us at Well House Manor - any weekend (but do check ...
|3351||Research and development with the help of your tutor or guide|
"If it's Friday, it must be Italy". We're in the middle of four days of seeing four different new places; call it "broadening the experience" if you like. Broadening the experience is like research - you don't know what you're going to learn until you learn it, and you don't know what use (or unuse) ...
|3221||How long is a speech?|
I regularly take part in "Just a minute" at TravelWatch SouthWest, where delegates who wish to raise an issue of give a quick update are allowed to speak for up to 60 seconds ... at which point a timer rings, and they have to stop. Such talks, to an audience of receptive friends and contacts, are usually ...
|924||The LAMP Cookbook - Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP / Perl|
It all started on Friday as we came back from the pub. I was describing how we've been, twice, on Neil Bauman's Geek Cruises but never been asked to talk or lecture, even in a "lightning session" on them. A little wistfully, maybe, as I'm a "wannabe" - I would love to get up and deliver a talk just ...
|1101||Mushroom Curry and Perl Courses|
When I first ate a chicken chop suey, in my childhood, the dish was described and explained to me to help me decide whether or not I wanted to try it. But once I have tried and decided about chicken chop suey, I could make an educated guess what beef chop suey and vegetable chop suey would be (as I ...
|62||Technical Open House|
Lisa and Graham are planning a "Technical Open House" at our place in Melksham, Wiltshire from early afternoon on Saturday, 27th November  through to early afternoon on Sunday, 28th November. We say "come as a student, leave as a friend" and many have; we'll do some update presentations on what's ...
|1459||Interactive training, and advancing techniques further|
One of the unusual things about the way that I train is that I write examples in front of my classes - I don't just go through cases that have been prepared ahead of time. Not only does that mean that I can show people what they want to see rather that what I have guessed they want to see, but it also ...
|1422||Wiltshire - speaker / after dinner talker offer|
Looking for a speaker? If you are an organizer of talks and lectures for groups such as
* Rotary, Round Table, Probus
* Federation of Small Businesses, Chamber of Commerce, CBI
* Women's Institute or Townswomen's Guild
* Parish and town councils, senior schools and colleges
* Access groups and specialist ...
|1419||National Speaker - now to get the talk ready|
A bit of a rush job as I prepare for a talk to over one hundred people on our "Train Campaign" tomorrow up in Ely - a National Conference. So please forgive just a brief post that points you to three URLs this morning.
The full talk
Campaigner's Summary ...
|1242||Speaking at St. Catherine's College, Oxford University|
This is St Catherine's college at Oxford University - built just on the outskirts of the City, and venue for the 12th Oxford University IT Support Staff Conference last Thursday, where I was fortunate to have the opportunity to be invited to speak.
There are hundreds of IT staff at the University, ...
|310||Just in time - the talk is writ|
I'm talking for an hour to 60 people at the University of the West of England this evening on "Open source - here to stay or a flash in the pan?". I've known about the talk for a couple of months, I had the choice to take it or not and I could have written it weeks ago ... so why on earth did I leave ...
PicturesStand at Oxford University conference
Keble College, Oxford
Technical Seminar Weekend
Ephesus - once of the ancient wonders
Topics covered in this module
Lecture courses for larger groups.
After dinner talks.
Talks to clubs, societies and reunions.
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