Monthly Archives: June 2014

ITIL Service operation, CSI and Exam Prep

Feeling a bit rushed towards exam now! These last two units units have been more practical but still with silly sequencing activities used as the main end-of-0f-lesson test to check whether you’ve memorised what you’ve read. I’ve been experimenting with the Mentoring function … Continue reading

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MOOC

Over the past three weeks I have been doing a MOOC on Enhance Your Career and Employability Skills. I enjoy it overall. The course was broken up into 6 weeks, each week you had a different topic. Over the 6 topics … Continue reading

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For The Win & The Trials and Tribulations of Gold Farming.

For our Communications module, we were tasked with reading the introductory chapters from a book titled For The Win. For The Win is centered around massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPG’s). Even though the novel is targeted toward young adults, … Continue reading

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For the win (gold farming) and how realistic is it.

From reading the 3 paragraphs from the book I think the book is realistic due to the fact that it doesn’t sound made up, From the evidence I found and from playing these types of games I know kinda what … Continue reading

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ITIL Service Transition

Yay some practical stuff at last!  Or at least some stuff that’s more in my useful realm than the airyfairy ideal world of strategy and design where it’s all nice-to-haves. Change management (not bunging things in ad-hoc or as the … Continue reading

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FTW & Gold Farming

I’ve been reading For The Win, which is a book about fictional characters living in different parts of the world, who are all gold farmers in various online games. I haven’t played many MMO games in recent years, but in … Continue reading

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For The Win Analysis

So far, I have found the book quite realistic. The characters portrayed within the book seem to be quite capable of being representations of actual people. This even includes the struggles one of the characters facing regarding his employer. Such … Continue reading

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