Monthly Archives: February 2015

VBA script to loop through directory of CSVs and create separate PowerPoint presentations for each file

As per the very long title, this is a Visual Basic for Application that will loop through directory of CSVs and create separate PowerPoint presentations for each file script which I am saving this for future reference.  VBA script to loop through directory of CSVs and create separate PowerPoint presentations for each file based on… Read More »

Big Data and Procedures

Perhaps you may work in an environment where you can see immoral/unethical actions that are justified with the saying ‘I was following procedure’. Maybe you see the people at the top of your organisation creating procedures to tie staff to their authority and ideology? Some people I know would say that in their institution procedures… Read More »

Getting started with Archi (again)

I’ve been trying to get my head around different ways that enterprise architects explore existing and potential business models. Being a complete novice I’ve found two major blocks to my progress. The first problem I have is not really understanding the different different strategic management and entrepreneurial tools or the frameworks available for enterprise architecture.… Read More »

Notes: Business Process Modeling in Netlogo

One of the things I will have to get to grips with again for the a work project is agent based modelling, in particular agent based modelling business processes. While I haven’t played with Netlogo for a long time I remember that it was a nice easy place to start and I am not worried… Read More »

What are applied games?

Our department have started work on a new exciting new project called RAGE, which stands for Realising an Applied Gaming Ecosystem. When I tell anybody I’m working on this they kind of get this idea that it is a project about gaming, but they are not really sure what ‘applied gaming’ is, to be honest,… Read More »

You are more than a content creator

When I am writing my slides for a presentation, recording a video to help a student with a piece of work or finishing a bit code to my latest ridiculous web project I am constantly thinking ‘Who will I sacrifice this to?’ There are many gods scrambling for my content, they need many content sacrifices… Read More »