Blogposts

Reducing loneliness with an app and a map: Careview

If you work in health and social care, engage with older residents or newly arrived migrants, this blog post is for you. “Loneliness on its way to becoming Britain’s most lethal condition” reported Joe Smith in The Independent last April….

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NEF Live 2019 – A story about my entrepreneurial journey

Another week, another exciting event to share with you. We spent this week in London attending NEF Live 2019, organised by the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, and meeting with several people involved in research communication. In this blog post, I share some insights…

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Five intentions for 2019

Hello and Happy New Year! It’s great being back in the office, with energy and motivation to make things happen in 2019. On a personal level, our 2018 Christmas was really special because it was our first as a newlywed…

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5 Must-Read Articles on Research Communication in 2018

There are more and more interesting articles on research communication available online. This is because more and more academics find ways to get stakeholders to engage with their research findings. Moreover, the beauty of research communication is that its tools…

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Second part of the interview with Mihaela Gruia

Following on from our last post, this week we share the second part of the interview with Mihaela Gruia, founder and CEO of Research Retold, about the ‘Guide to Communicating Research Beyond Academia’.  8. How do you think the guide…

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Second #TheyDoComms event in Leeds: 3 Takeaways

In this blog post we share three takeaways from the second #TheyDoComms event organised by Branswer on the 22nd of November 2018 at the Natwest Business Accelerator Hub in Leeds. Branswer is a Leeds-based startup that strives to connect marketers…

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Maintaining a work-personal life balance for academics

In this blog post we share some insights, tips and practical resources about maintaining a work-personal life balance as an academic. A work-personal life balance is essential for an overall good quality of life. It also brings many benefits both…

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