There is no such thing as work experience which was just a waste of time and has not taught something important. All those little bits and pieces come together and form our personality at work, attitudes and decisions taken. This post is going to be pretty personal: I want to outline, first of all for… Read More Work experience never hurts
This year has been a long rough patch which seems to have the sole purpose: teaching me the wisdom of distinguishing between what I can and cannot change. These months there have been too many situations when I was deeply emotionally involved yet could not change anything. When it comes to what I can change,… Read More What’s new?
One evening you, an experienced language teacher with a degree in linguistics, teaching or something directly related to your field, get caught by an occasional passer-by who happened to know of that background of yours. And normally you get all the respect and no one ever questions you ability to use the English language effectively.… Read More The right not to know
Monday log (21.01) “Object recognition” topic from my book about cognitive science. Covered about a third of the unit, specifically, the computational problems and how our brain deals with them. I remember that when I was little, I asked my mom once: “How do people realise if they see a cat or a dog? They… Read More Holiday Weekly log – 1
This weekend is not officially influencing the score of my holiday achievements, but it still plays a huge role. yesterday and today I made up my mind and prepared some ground for the coming days. Moreover, I already managed to get a few points in my list. Saturday (19.01) I did not feel well so… Read More Holidays (19-20.01)
This page opens my holiday diary: I have two full weeks ahead. I am totally free, staying at home and eager not to waste any time. Therefore, it should be considered more of a challenge, to see if I can stay focused and productive. As the idea of an online diary stuck me yesterday and… Read More Holiday lines (Jan 2019)