Stop, Learn and Adjust

Johnny Bradley @JohnnyBrad1ey

31st August 2017 – the day I left SINI.

Since then I have had time to reflect – the highs and the lows. The ability to reflect is crucial. I wish I had the opportunity to do more of it when working in SINI. I thought to get better I had to work harder, keep the head down, look for more data, more video, find better connections. However, experience has taught me, that sometimes to be better all we need to do is stop and reflect. One of the best coaches I worked with always said to her players “Stop, Learn and Adjust”. As analysts, we need to do the same. If we don’t, we will just burnout. Continue reading “Stop, Learn and Adjust”

Excel: What would we do without it!

Johnny Bradley @JohnnyBrad1ey

When I started on my Performance Analyst journey back in 2005, the landscape was different. YouTube had just been founded, Microsoft launched Windows XP, the highest capacity hard drive you could buy was 500 GB (which weighed a tonne BTW and cost a fortune). We have come such a long way. The job tasks that took 3 hours in 2005 now take just a matter of minutes. Continue reading “Excel: What would we do without it!”