Workplace Burnout – The Impact of Social Anxiety

We live in a culture of so-called achievement, in which our jobs and our life experiences are accounted for in terms of the impact that they have and the results that we get from what we do. This can be measured in terms of cash that we earn, research papers that we produce, or the […]

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D&Demon Meets The World!

With all the pieces falling into place for D&Demon to truly begin in the New Year, the final task on my part for the project preparation was to create some social media channels for the group! This thought soon led into a discussion about which social media platforms we should use for the project. We […]

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Repurposing Social Media

Traditionally social media falls into trap of being a short form blog of someone’s life or a organisation’s goings on. Innocent Drinks use social media differently to other companies. Their twitter feed often has nothing to do with their product. Instead they have become famous for their funny and relatable tweets. While these are shared […]

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DIY-DMU Social Platforms Development Session

Yesterday I organised and ran a training session with colleagues in the Media, Design and Production subject group, in the Leicester Media School. The aim of the session was to introduce and familiarise colleagues with the social media platforms that we have available, and that I’ve been developing over the last few years. At DMU […]

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The content begins

Having designed and created the framework last week, this week was all about content. We had collected images from all staff member, including names and a bio for their page. This was implemented rather easily, being just some text. However the one issue we had was the images.  The images we had collected were all … Continue reading The content begins

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Social Media Module Recap

Hey guys! It’s the end of the first semester and…ITS CHRISTMAS! Oh how time flies when you’re stressing about assignments and getting into trollies on your way home after overstaying your welcome after last call at the pub. Well – that’s how my semester went and I wouldn’t change it for the world. ANYWAY. Here’s my … Continue reading Social Media Module Recap

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EXTREME Research

As promised, here is my extreme research and by extreme I mean hell-to-the yeah extreme… My first research method is the favourite for most students. Google. I typed in “colouring books” and the first page of results were all advertising grown-up colouring books which may sound a bit shady however the only shade there is will be … Continue reading EXTREME Research

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