Riding the [JISC] Elevator

Back in the early days of my return to JISC I attended a meeting where one of my colleagues Andy pitched an idea about creating a new kind of mechanism for what seems to have become known as ‘micro-funding’ in-house. The idea was called the JISC Elevator. A move away from the very formal proposals…… Continue reading Riding the [JISC] Elevator

[JISC] Weeknote 24/33

I’ve taken a days leave today as I am shockingly wiped out but it has been another interesting week. The big JISC event this week was JIF10 – a bi-annual conference that brings together representatives of the majority of the projects and services JISC funds. It took place at the stunning Royal Holloway Uni and…… Continue reading [JISC] Weeknote 24/33

[JISC] Weeknote 23/33

What a week. I think I’ll still be recovering well into week 24! Monday I took a bit of a step into the past and spent some time with the JISC Communications team discussing my ideas about using the open ePub standard as the platform for a move from a predominately print and PDF model…… Continue reading [JISC] Weeknote 23/33

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[JISC] Weeknote 22/33

I’ve decided to try and keep these weeknotes going for a while but they are likely to now split between what I’ve done at work and what I am doing to facilitate my next career move. We’ll see how it works. Started the week with a trip up to Sheffield for IWMW10. It was only…… Continue reading [JISC] Weeknote 22/33

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[JISC] Weeknote 21/33

Ouch – that was a tough week. After my week off I came back to work on Monday unusually enthusiastic and looking forward to getting on with a couple of new projects. By 9.30 Tuesday morning however that was pretty much shattered when I was given the news that I didn’t get the job at…… Continue reading [JISC] Weeknote 21/33

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