Tag Archive > managing information

Flash, Bang Wallop, What a picture!

On Friday 4th Feb 2011 I was able to indulge in talking about 2 of my passions – old family photographs and information management! I presented a short 10 minute talk to the Taunton 4N networking group entitled ‘Flash, Bang Wallop, What a picture!’ I explained what information you could find within an old Victorian [...]

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Dropbox – helping you manage your information on the move

I have revolutionised my working life! My fellow Digital mentors at Cosmic have introduced me to Dropbox – perfect for those of you who work on the move, as a digital nomad. Dropbox is an application which allows you to host your files on its servers ‘out in the cloud’ with local copies downloaded onto [...]

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Talk: Ten Top Tips for Managing your Business Information Better

How often do you waste time trying to find that file ‘that was there somewhere’? Do you feel overwhelmed by the amount of information that you have to deal with each week? Would you like to be able to find the right information in the right place at the right time? Join Fiona Wilson of [...]

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Banks lose interest when you close an account

It’s January and time to do my tax return.  Now that I am banking online with e-statements I realised I’m missing the tax certificates which used to get sent out each April/May.  I had a good look online at my e-statements but this information seems to be missing – bank customer service advisors, please take [...]

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Online Information 09

emmersons visited the Online Information Exhibition at Olympia from 1 – 3 December 2009.  It was the first visit to this annual show, and very worthwhile!  As well as browsing the stands and picking up a few stocking filler freebies (well it was that time of year), there was ample opportunity to meet and chat [...]

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Simple but effective!

I’d like to share one of my bugbears.  It’s something which annoys me because it seems so simple yet is something which has been totally overlooked by companies, organisations and technical people.  How often do you download a PDF  – perhaps an e-ticket for flights booked or your insurance documents – and the file appears [...]

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