‘Test’ vs ‘Assessment’: Words matter, and that bathwater is looking dirty enough to lose a baby!

‘Test’ vs ‘Assessment’: Words matter, and that bathwater is looking dirty enough to lose a baby!

Back in 2017 I was sitting in the audience of Mykel Smith’s presentation at the Australian Institute of Animal Management yearly conference ‘Recruiting: Are we getting the most suitable candidate?’. He spoke about staff recruitment, focusing on the difference in an organisations ability to select high-quality candidates using traditional Q&A...Read more
Companion animal welfare and management people, we need to stop modelling our identities on Superheroes

Companion animal welfare and management people, we need to stop modelling our identities on Superheroes

Clarke Kent – Lois Lane – Superman Peter Parker – Mary Jane – Spiderman Bruce Wayne/Batman – Selina Kyle/Catwoman It’s a trope that has been around for as long as superhero comics themselves – Superhero leads double life to protect their human identity and loved ones. Lowly human identity falls...Read more