Weeknotes S10 Ep 17

WhistlestopnotesHi hi! It’s been a busy week with a lot going on so I’m going to list out some of the things by days and then see if any insights fall out.MondayI wasn’t feeling well which meant I WFB (worked from bed) for most of the day. But actually the W in that is probably [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep16

The house buying process. Reader, it is not this straightforward.Well hi. How has your week been? Mine has been… eventful.On Tuesday my buyer pulled out of our house sale.On Wednesday we started viewings again (after some frantic tidying).The Simpson’s house, the caption reads: (BANGING)Then, on Thursday we had a new offer!Stans(?) house in South Park, [...]

What we learned by running #OTGSP

One Team Gov commit to working in the open, sharing our findings when running events so that others can learn from us. Here you will find stats, feedback from attendees, and lessons learned from running the event.A wonderful sketchnote produced by Angela Buron and featuring all of our speakers on the day.I always feel especially privileged when [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep13

RipplesHello and happy Friday. It’s blustery. Its a bit rainy. It’s definitely autumn now.Gif: Winnie the Pooh on a blustery dayIt’s been a pretty good week, no major issues or worries, some progress made and some good conversations. I’m not sure I’ve had any big feels or epiphanies this week, but lets start writing and see [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep12

Gif: a red pennant that reads ‘Nebraska’Hi there, it’s Friday and I’m writing my weeknotes! I’ve been getting late with this and for the past couple of weeks it’s taken me until Monday to get them done, which I haven’t enjoyed because I like to write as a way to mentally process the week.Anyway, here [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep9

The black cloudGif: A cartoon man sits at a desk with his head on a hand, he has a thinking bubble above his head which rains on him with a single drip.I didn’t manage to get my weeknotes out last week. I’m not really sure why.I wasn’t feeling it, by which I mean, it kept popping into [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep8

Three (and a bit) things.Where to start? Hello it’s Monday.I didn’t get around to my weeknotes last week and I didn’t get around to them over the weekend either. I think this is a signal that I have a bit too much on.My migraine persisted into Wednesday, striking with an aura and general confusion right in [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep6

In need of a new brain.Hey there. It’s Sunday which feels a little late for weeknotes. I spent Saturday afternoon in bed with a migraine that lodged itself in the left half of my brain on Friday evening, stuck with me all night (giving me two anxiety nightmares) and, made me think I was going to [...]

Weeknotes S10 Ep4

New/Old/Same/DifferentLast week I had a break from weeknotes as I finished up at the National Leadership Centre and had a couple of days off before heading back to the Local Digital Collaboration Unit at MHCLG.The week has gone quickly and I have a lot of thoughts to filter through, some big, some not so big, [...]

World Suicide Prevention Day

A picture of a Frog on a rock taken at One Team Gov Well-being Camp in 2019.One Team Gov are running two events for #WSPD2020, find out more and get involvedWhat’s going on?One Team Gov are running two events for World Suicide Prevention DayThese will be held virtually on 19 August and 10 September 2020What do we need?Mental Health [...]