Mental Health

UK VMUG UserCon 2019

  • simon 

One of the highlights of last year was the VMUG National user conference held at the space centre in Leicester.  A fantastic venue for not only the conference event but for the pre event vCurry and quiz, so it’s no surprise that it’s being held there again this year.  The vCurry on the 26th and the conference on the 27th. There is a great agenda covering a huge range of topics.  From a technical standpoint… Read More »UK VMUG UserCon 2019

North West England VMUG – Manchester 2019

  • simon 

North West England VMUG – Manchester 2019 My VMUG tour for 2019 continued in March with a trip up to Manchester.   However, this was a bit different, I was presenting this time.  The week before the event a colleague reached out to ask if I would be available to cover his slot, at first it seemed like a terrible idea.  I ran through all of the excuses I could think of not to present, and… Read More »North West England VMUG – Manchester 2019

World Mental Health Day

  • simon 

Last week, the 10th October, was World Mental Health day.  A day aimed at breaking down the stigmas that surround mental health and improving awareness on the issue. According to the Mental Health Foundation; One in four adults and one in ten children are likely to have a mental health problem in any given year.  Statistically then, it is almost guaranteed that some of your peers are struggling with mental health issues themselves or with… Read More »World Mental Health Day