Category Archives: BRAVE Learning

How Agile Can Help You Learn Anything

“Agile” is a term I used to love to hate. Now I see that it’s actually a useful way of working, and I learn more about agile management every day. But can agile techniques be used in lifelong learning? And how can something as corporate as agile management help a person learn a skill? Hi […]

Greensplaining bonus: Four green Kickstarter projects to inspire your switch to eco habits

This post is a free bonus chapter to go with my book “Greensplaining”. You can get the full book here. Living a green life is sometimes as simple as picking the right solution for your everyday needs. These four Kickstarter projects will inspire you to think about the changes you can make – even if […]

Brave Language Learning Bonus: How to call 911 in a foreign language

This post is a free bonus chapter to go with my book “Brave Language Learning.” You can get the full book here. I hope you folks will never get to use anything from this post. But during my recent trip abroad, I got to think about what I’m about to write, and I realized that […]

Greensplaining Bonus: Three things I wish people told me before I bought all my bicycles

This post is a free bonus chapter to go with my book “Greensplaining”. You can get the full book here. In the two years since I stopped driving around the U.K. for work, I’ve had three bikes that I used to commute to my new cosy desk job. Now, as the second year is passing, […]

Expat Flow Bonus: Finding your “opposite space”

This post is one of the free bonus chapters that go together with my eBook “Expat Flow”. You can get the book here. My wife led me out the door and to the Tube station. I had no idea where we were going – but she had a plan. We’d just had a most busy […]

Captions and comments and #memes, oh my! Using #Instagram for #LanguageLearning

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