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All-weather jobs

July 8, 2011


What is the worst job in the UK when it rains? Inspired by the glum weather today and this man’s efforts outside my window to trim hedges whilst soaked to the skin, I would like to share my own experience. A few summers ago I worked for a charity as a ‘Face-to-Face’ fundraiser. This is […]

Experts make the best teachers

March 6, 2011


There is an interesting post by Worst Professor Ever arguing that experts in the field are not necessarily the best teachers. This is an argument I agree with to an extent – and seems to be in direct contrast to the thinking of education ministers in the UK, with the conservatives keen on only allowing […]