Principal Learning Technologist and Head of Ed Tech Team, Faculty of Natural Sciences
"I think that, both in work and in life, it’s important to be flexible and adaptable – ready to see a challenge or difficulty as an opportunity to do something different.
"A few years ago my daughter reminded me of this advice when there was a last-minute problem with the holiday apartment we’d booked in Sorrento. The tour operator arranged for us to stay in a nearby hotel, but this was only available for a few nights. So my daughter suggested we seize the opportunity to negotiate a stay on Capri for the second part of our week. It was a lovely silver lining!"